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Oakland A’s

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 14:  Play is suspended during the fourth inning between the Oakland Athletics and the New York Yankees because of faulty stadium lights in left field at O.co Coliseum on June 14, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Alameda County Approves A’s Lease Extension

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors has voted to approve a 10-year lease extension to keep the Athletics in Oakland. The board on Tuesday approved recent changes to the agreement between local officials and A’s […]

KHTK Sports 1140–6 hours ago

HOUSTON, TX - JULY 29:  Josh Reddick #16 of the Oakland Athletics high-fives Derek Norris #36 after they scored in the ninth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on July 29, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

A’s Rally For 6 in 9th, Beat Astros 7-4

Brandon Moss was having a frustrating night before the ninth inning. Mired in an 0-for-14 rut, Moss turned things around on one pitch. He hit a go-ahead single during a six-run rally in the ninth […]

KHTK Sports 1140–6 hours ago

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – July 30th, 2014

Vic Tafur from the San Francisco Chronicle joined the show to talk about the ┬ánews that came out about the possible move of the Raiders to San Antonio. We also hit on the Oakland A’s […]

KHTK Sports 1140–7 hours ago

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – July 29th, 2014

The big show was joined by Attorney Michael McCann and writer from SI.COM to talk about the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to Steve Ballmer. We were then joined by Sac Bee writer Matt […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/29/2014

HOUSTON, TX - JULY 28:  Chris Carter #23 of the Houston Astros hits a three-run home run in the third inning against the Oakland Athletics at Minute Maid Park on July 28, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Astros Launch 4 Homers In Win Over A’s

It all fell apart for Oakland starter Jesse Chavez in a very brief span. Chavez gave up a career-high three homers as the Houston Astros snapped a five-game skid with a 7-3 win over the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/29/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 23:  Craig Gentry #3 of the Oakland Athletics dives to catch a fly ball hit off the bat of Jason Castro (not pictured) of the Houston Astros during the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 23, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Houston Astros 9-7.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s OF Gentry Placed On 15-Day DL

The Oakland Athletics have put outfielder Craig Gentry on the 15-day disabled list because of a broken right hand and promoted outfielder Billy Burns from Double-A Midland. A’s manager Bob Melvin said Burns was expected […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/28/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - JULY 27: Jed Lowrie #8 of the Oakland Athletics makes the out on Daniel Robertson #19 of the Texas Rangers throwing to first base for the double play in the fifth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 27, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Jaso Has 3 RBIs, A’s Beat Rangers 9-3

It doesn’t matter to John Jaso whether he’s Oakland’s leadoff batter, as long as he’s playing. For the Athletics, he’s extremely important at the top of the order, especially with Coco Crisp hurting. Jaso drove […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/28/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 22:  Alberto Callaspo #7 of the Oakland Athletics hits an RBI double against the Boston Red Sox during the second inning at O.co Coliseum on June 22, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Alberto Callaspo Activated From DL By A’s

Alberto Callaspo was activated by the Oakland Athletics on Sunday, the first day the infielder was eligible to come off the 15-day disabled list. To make room for Callaspo on the active roster, Oakland optioned […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/27/2014

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Gray Wins 6th Straight, A’s 4 HRs Beat Texas

Sonny Gray was sitting toward the back of the dugout, listening to the power spree that put Oakland in control. Gray won his sixth straight decision, helped when the Athletics hit four home runs in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/26/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - JULY 25:  Jason Hammel #40 of the Oakland Athletics leaves the game against the Texas Rangers in the sixth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 25, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Hammel 0-3 For A’s After 4-1 Loss To Rangers

Jason Hammel, the other pitcher the Oakland Athletics got in the trade with Jeff Samardzija , is still adjusting to his new team. And is still without a victory. Hammel lost his third consecutive start […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/25/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 24:  Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates as he rounds the bases after he hit a grand slam home run in the sixth inning of their game against the Houston Astros at O.co Coliseum on July 24, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Moss Powers A’s Past Astros 13-1

A warm day helped Brandon Moss reach another milestone and it helped Jeff Samardzija enjoy even more run support. Moss hit a grand slam and the Oakland Athletics gave Samardzija more run support than he […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/24/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 23:  Jim Johnson #45 of the Oakland Athletics stands on the pitchers mound next to John Jaso #5 and Josh Donaldson #20 after giving up a run against the Houston Astros during the eighth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 23, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Designate RHP Johnson For Assignment

The Oakland Athletics have designated right-hander Jim Johnson for assignment before Thursday’s game against the Houston Astros. Johnson, acquired in a trade with the Baltimore Orioles, was 4-2 with a 6.92 ERA in 38 games […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/24/2014

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