Oakland A’s

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 05:  A general view as the Houston Astros play against the Oakland Athletics in the sixth inning at O.co Coliseum on September 5, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Noah Graham/Getty Images)

New MLB Commish Hopeful For New Ballpark In Oakland

By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer New baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred is optimistic the Athletics will be able to get a new ballpark in Oakland. The A’s have been blocked from building a stadium in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/27/2015

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – January 26th, 2015

3RD HOUR–1ST SEG Oakland A’s in this segment.

KHTK Sports 1140–01/26/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 25:  Eric Sogard #28 of the Oakland Athletics hits a bunt against the Texas Rangers in the top of the fifth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on September 25, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

A’s Bring Back #NerdPower For 2015

Infielder Eric Sogard has reached a $1,075,000, one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics to avoid salary arbitration, and left-hander Fernando Abad also agreed to a one-year deal Friday. Sogard, who earned $510,000 last year, asked […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/26/2015

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 19:  Sean Doolittle #62 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Philadelphia Phillies during the ninth inning of an interleague game at O.co Coliseum on September 19, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Could Be Without Doolittle For Start Of Season

By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer Oakland Athletics closer Sean Doolittle is unlikely to be ready for the start of the season because of a slight tear to the rotator cuff in his left shoulder […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/26/2015

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 03:  Josh Reddick #16 of the Oakland Athletics bats against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum on September 3, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Reach 1-Year Deals With 5 Players, Avoid Arbitration

Right fielder Josh Reddick and new third baseman Brett Lawrie were among the players to reach one-year contracts with the Oakland Athletics on Friday and avoid arbitration. Reddick is set to earn $4.1 million in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/20/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 16:  A general view during the Oakland Athletics game against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum on June 16, 2013 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Update On Proposed A’s Move To San Jose

A federal appeals court upheld the dismissal of antitrust claims in a lawsuit by the city of San Jose against Major League Baseball, which accused the sport of illegally blocking a proposed move of the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/16/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 28: Shortstop Yunel Escobar #11 of the Tampa Bay Rays makes a play on Caleb Joseph #36 of the Baltimore Orioles (not pictured) in the second inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on August 28, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

A’s Keep Dealing: Trade Newly Acquired Escobar To Nats

By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer Yunel Escobar is heading to the Nationals, and All-Star reliever Tyler Clippard is going to the Athletics, thanks to the ninth deal between those clubs in a little more […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/15/2015

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – January 14th, 2015

3RD HOUR–2ND SEG We recapped the show in the final segment with some questions put out to the show about the A’s, the Kings and other related sports stories.

KHTK Sports 1140–01/14/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 15:  Ben Zobrist #18 of the Tampa Bay Rays hits a walk off single with the bases loaded to score Logan Forsythe during the ninth inning of a game against the New York Yankees on September 15, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

New A’s INF Zobrist Discusses Opossum Incident

By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer Ben Zobrist needs few reminders of the quirks that come with playing in the Oakland Coliseum, his new home. In the 10th inning of a loss last August playing […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/13/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 21:  Jesse Chavez #60 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning at O.co Coliseum on June 21, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s, RHP Chavez Agree To 1-Year Deal

Right-hander Jesse Chavez and the Oakland Athletics have agreed to a $2.15 million, one-year contract that avoided salary arbitration. Chavez stepped in as a key member¬†of the rotation in 2014 when projected starters Jarrod Parker […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/12/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JUNE 6:  Yunel Escobar #11 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates with Ben Zobrist #18 of the Tampa Bay Rays after scoring off of a wild pitch by Tom Wilhelmsen #54 of the Seattle Mariners during the seventh inning of a game on June 6, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Acquire Zobrist, Escobar From Rays

By JOSH DUBOW AP Sports Writer After spending much of the offseason dealing away stars, Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane added one for a change. The A’s acquired versatile¬†two-time All-Star infielder Ben Zobrist and […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/10/2015

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 24:  Nick Punto #1 of the Oakland Athletics bats against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at O.co Coliseum on September 24, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Release Veteran Infielder Nick Punto

The Oakland Athletics have released infielder Nick Punto. The A’s made the announcement Friday, saying Punto was released to clear room on the 40-man roster. A day earlier, Oakland acquired right-handers Jesse Hahn and R.J. […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/22/2014

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