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Oakland A’s

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 10:  Jason Hammel #40 of the Oakland Athletics waits for manager Bob Melvin to take him out of the game in the seventh inning of their game against the Minnesota Twins at O.co Coliseum on August 10, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Waste Hammel’s Strong Start, Lose 6-1 To Twins

The other pitcher the Oakland Athletics acquired in the trade for Jeff Samardzija is starting to look like he can contribute during the stretch run after all. Jason Hammel’s second straight superb start ended with […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/10/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 09:  Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by teammates Josh Donaldson #20 and Brandon Moss #36 after Norris hit a three-run homer against the Minnesota Twins in the bottom of the six inning at O.co Coliseum on August 9, 2014 in Oakland, California. Donaldson and Moss was on base when Norris hit the homer. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Norris, Vogt Homer, A’s Beat Twins 12th In A Row

There’s nothing like a couple of timely home runs to get a stagnant offense back on track. Derek Norris hit a three-run homer, Stephen Vogt added a two-run shot, and the Oakland Athletics won their […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/09/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 08:  Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Minnesota Twins in the top of the first inning at O.co Coliseum on August 8, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Kazmir Follows Fellow Lefty Lester With A Win

Coco Crisp’s presence at the top of the batting order and in center field has led the Oakland Athletics to so many key victories. Now that he is back from a neck injury, the Athletics […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/08/2014

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – August 8th, 2014

Friday, end of the week show. We were loaded with guests. Matt Maiocco from CSN Bay Area came on to discuss the NFL and the Niners. Chris Mannix from SI.COM came on the the show […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/08/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 07:  Derek Norris #36 and Jon Lester #31 of the Oakland Athletics congratulate one another after they beat the Minnesota Twins 3-0 at O.co Coliseum on August 7, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Lester Goes The Distance In A’s 3-0 Win Over Twins

Jon Lester got a rousing ovation the first time he pitched in an Oakland uniform. His second start for the Athletics ended with his name being chanted by the crowd at O.Co Coliseum. Lester pitched […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/07/2014

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – August 7th, 2014

Jim Nantz joined the show today to talk about the PGA Championship and the upcoming NFL season. We also had Sean Salisbury on the show, which happens every Thursday.  

KHTK Sports 1140–08/07/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 06:  Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics walks off the field afte being taken out of the game by manager Bob Melvin in the fifth inning with the Tampa Bay Rays leading 6-0 at O.co Coliseum on August 6, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Gray Roughed Up, A’s Fall To Rays 7-3

Kevin Kiermaier hit a two-run homer to help Jeremy Hellickson end a six-start winless stretch for his first victory in 11 months, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Oakland Athletics 7-3 Wednesday to avoid […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/06/2014

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A’s Owner Talks New Stadium In Oakland

After years of trying to move the Oakland Athletics to San Jose, Lew Wolff said Wednesday that he’s exploring ways to build a new park in Oakland, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. “I’ve always […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/06/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 05:  Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with Sean Doolittle #62 after the game against the Tampa Bay Rays at O.co Coliseum on August 5, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 3-0.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Hammel Snaps Losing Skid, Leads A’s Past Rays 3-0

Jason Hammel walked off the mound in the sixth inning to a standing ovation from the announced crowd of 16,335 at the Coliseum. He saluted the fans with his right hand, looking more relieved than […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/06/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 04:  Derek Norris #36, Josh Reddick #16 and Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates after Norris hit a walk-off RBI single to score Sam Fuld #23 against the Tampa Bay Rays in the bottom of the tenth inning at O.co Coliseum on August 4, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Athletics defeated the Rays 3-2.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

5 Teams To Watch Down The Stretch

With roughly fifty games left in the MLB season, the division races are heating up. Four of the league’s six division leaders are clinging to an advantage of three games or fewer, and there are […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/06/2014

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – August 5th, 2014

TV Show Tuesday. All rejoiners were old TV  shows, kind of a cool deal. Hit on a lot of stuff today. Mark Spears from Yahoo Sports came on the show to talk about the horrific […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/05/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 04:  Derek Norris #36, Josh Reddick #16 and Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates after Norris hit a walk-off RBI single to score Sam Fuld #23 against the Tampa Bay Rays in the bottom of the tenth inning at O.co Coliseum on August 4, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Athletics defeated the Rays 3-2.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Rally Possum Inspires A’s To Walk-Off Win Over Rays

Sure there have been sewage problems at the ballpark and various other issues, but none of them came before a game-winning rally in extra innings like this little marsupial did on Monday.

KHTK Sports 1140–08/04/2014

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