Oakland A’s

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 05: Chris Davis #19 of the Baltimore Orioles rounds the bases after hitting a grand slam home run off of Arnold Leon #68 of the Oakland Athletics during the tenth inning at O.co Coliseum on August 5, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Baltimore Orioles defeated the Oakland Athletics 7-3 in 10 innings.

Leon Serves Up Grand Slam In 10th, A’s Lose To Orioles 7-3

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Arnold Leon was hoping to get a ground ball when he tried to throw a fastball down and away to Baltimore slugger Chris Davis. Like so many other things with Oakland manager […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/06/2015

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 04: Marcus Semien #10, Brett Lawrie #15 and Eric Sogard #28 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate at home plate after Semien hit a three-run homer against the Baltimore Orioles in the bottom of the sixth inning at O.co Coliseum on August 4, 2015 in Oakland, California.

Semien Homers To Push A’s Past O’s 5-0

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Chris Bassitt knew early on that he was overthrowing, and the Athletics’ rookie pitcher wasn’t having much luck slowing his delivery down. A few calm reminders from teammate Stephen Vogt was all […]

08/05/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 30: Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics talks to Chris Bassitt #40 during the fifth inning against the Cleveland Indians at O.co Coliseum on July 30, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Cleveland Indians defeated the Oakland Athletics 3-1.

Bassitt Searches For First Win, A’s Host Orioles

(AP) — Chris Davis is still striking out plenty since the All-Star break. When he’s making contact, however, the Baltimore Orioles are very happy with the results. Davis seeks to continue his hot hitting Tuesday […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/04/2015

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 03: Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics hits a single against the Baltimore Orioles during the fourth inning at O.co Coliseum on August 3, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Baltimore Orioles defeated the Oakland Athletics 9-2.

Coco Crisp Returns From Long DL Stint As A’s Lose To Orioles

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Coco Crisp has long been considered a catalyst for the Oakland Athletics. At this late stage of the season and in last place in the American League, he could at least provide […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/04/2015

OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 03: Jesse Chavez #60 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Seattle Mariners during the first inning at O.co Coliseum on April 3, 2014 in Oakland, California.

Chavez, A’s Host Orioles

(AP) — Tyler Wilson returns to the majors trying to prove a capable replacement for one of the AL’s most reliable starters of late. The Baltimore Orioles prospect will also try to kick off his […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/03/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - JULY 30: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Detroit Tigers runs to home and scores on a J.D. Martinez #28 (not pictured) double in the first inning during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 30, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Mets Add Hitting Help, Trade For Detroit’s Cespedes

NEW YORK (AP) The Mets acquired slugging outfielderYoenis Cespedes from Detroit on Friday in their strongest attempt yet to boost a punchless lineup that threatened to derail their postseason hopes. Cespedes hit .293 with 18 […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/31/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 30: Marcus Semien #10 of the Oakland Athletics and Eric Sogard #28 are unable to field a ground ball hit off the bat of Francisco Lindor (not pictured) of the Cleveland Indians for a single during the first inning at O.co Coliseum on July 30, 2015 in Oakland, California.

Graveman, Salazar Battle In Oakland

(AP) — Sending Brandon Moss elsewhere was seemingly the mark of the Cleveland Indians waving the white flag on the 2015 season. Try as they might, the Indians face an uphill climb to reach the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/31/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 30: Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics talks to Chris Bassitt #40 during the fifth inning against the Cleveland Indians at O.co Coliseum on July 30, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Cleveland Indians defeated the Oakland Athletics 3-1.

A’s Manage Just 2 Hits In 3-1 Loss To Indians

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Chris Bassitt bounced back nicely after giving up four consecutive hits in the first inning, including a two-run homer to Cleveland’s Carlos Santana. It still wasn’t enough to get the Oakland rookie […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/31/2015

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AP Sources: Phillies Agree To Trade Cole Hamels To Texas

PHILADELPHIA (AP) After years of trade speculation, Cole Hamels‘ time in Philadelphia is ending. Two people familiar with the deal say the Phillies have agreed to trade the ace left-hander to the Texas Rangers for […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/30/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 25: Chris Bassitt #40 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the first inning against the Oakland Athletics at AT&T Park on July 25, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

A’s Host Depleted Indians

(AP) — Based on their activity prior to Friday’s trade deadline, neither the Cleveland Indians nor the Oakland Athletics see themselves as serious playoff contenders. However, that won’t prevent both from expecting the best from […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/30/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 29: Eric Sogard #28 of the Oakland Athletics hits a two run single in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on July 29, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

A’s Can’t Hold Late Lead, Lose 10-7 To Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) The Athletics’ gritty four-run rally in the seventh inning showed why there’s reason for future optimism during a dismal season in Oakland. The Los Angeles Dodgers’ winning five-run rally moments later demonstrated […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/30/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 28: Josh Reddick #22 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with teammates as he returns to the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on July 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

A’s Try For Second Straight Win In LA

(AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers’ offense needs to improve in order to avoid the club’s longest slide of the season, and the lineup won’t be able to count on Clayton Kershaw to put up […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/29/2015

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