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The Grant Napear Show

The Grant Napear Show – May 26, 2015 – Seg 11

Ken Korach, the radio voice of the Oakland Athletics, joined the Grant Napear Show during segment eleven of Tuesday’s show to discuss his return to the booth. The two talked about the A’s recent win […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/26/2015

at O.co Coliseum on May 25, 2015 in Oakland, California.

Game Preview: Tigers At Athletics

(AP) – The Detroit Tigers have been nearly unbeatable with David Price on the mound while the Oakland Athletics have baseball’s worst record against left-handed starters. Price will try to help the Tigers avoid a fourth […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/26/2015

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Oakland A’s Fans Come Out To See New Triple-A Affiliate Come To Sacramento After Switch

After more than a decade as a minor-league affiliate for the A’s, the River Cats switched to the San Francisco Giants in the offseason. The Nashville Sounds are now the triple-A home of the A’s

05/25/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 22:  Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Detroit Tigers singles to drive in Miguel Cabrera against the New York Yankees during the first inning at Comerica Park on April 22, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Tigers At Athletics

(AP) – While the Oakland Athletics expected Ben Zobrist to provide a versatile glove and reliable bat, he hasn’t been around the past month as things turned south. The veteran may give the disappointing A’s […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/25/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - MAY 21:  Brandon Guyer #5 of the Tampa Bay Rays steals third base in front of third baseman Brett Lawrie #15 of the Oakland Athletics during the seventh inning of a game on May 21, 2015 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Rays

(AP) – Despite injuries to some key members of their pitching staff, the Tampa Bay Rays’ work on the mound remains a big reason for their early success. Chris Archer seeks a third straight strong start […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/22/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 3:  Ron Washington #38 manager of the Texas Rangers waits for an official ruling if Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals caught a ball hit by Ryan Rua of the Texas Rangers in the second inning at Kauffman Stadium on September 3, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. Officials ruled that Gordon caught the ball on a bounce and Rua was given a single. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

A’s Announce Ron Washington Hired As Coach

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) – The Oakland Athletics have announced that Ron Washington is rejoining the team as a major league coach after working nearly eight years as manager of the Texas Rangers. Washington, who was a […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/21/2015

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Great Moments In Baseball History: The 1974 A’s Beat Dodgers To Win Third Straight World Series Title

It doesn’t happen often: In fact, it’s only been done by two clubs in MLB history. Winning three straight World Series is an amazing task, and only the New York Yankees and the Oakland Athletics can lay claim to the achievement. The 1974 A’s were a crazy team, of course, but they proved themselves on the field … again.

05/21/2015

ATLANTA, GA - MAY 20:  Jake Odorizzi #23 of the Tampa Bay Rays pitches during the first inning against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on May 20, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Rays

(AP) – The Oakland Athletics open this four-game series against the Tampa Bay Rays with the starter who has a substantially lower ERA, though there’s reason to believe that won’t give them that big an advantage. That’s […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/21/2015

HOUSTON, TX - MAY 19:  Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros is tagged out by Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics trying to score as home plate umpire Andy Fletcher looks on in the fifth inning at Minute Maid Park on May 19, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Astros

(AP) – Even when Dallas Keuchel is not at his best, the Houston Astros keep finding ways to win for their ace. As the Astros try to continue that trend, the left-hander looks to extend his undefeated […]

05/20/2015

OAKLAND, CA - MAY 13:  Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Boston Red Sox in the top of the first inning at O.co Coliseum on May 13, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Astros

(AP) – No AL team strikes out as much as the Houston Astros, and Sonny Gray has amassed 28 strikeouts in his last three starts. The Oakland Athletics starter is unbeaten against AL West opponents this […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/19/2015

HOUSTON, TX - MAY 17: Luis Valbuena #18 of the Houston Astros receives a high five from George Springer #4 after hitting a home run in the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays at Minute Maid Park on May 17, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Astros

(AP) – The upstart Houston Astros have not allowed youth to prevent them from racing towards the top of the AL. Looking to extend yet another winning streak, the Astros will get even younger Monday night […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/18/2015

OAKLAND, CA - MAY 15:  Adam LaRoche #25 high-fives Jose Abreu #79 of the Chicago White Sox after they both scored on a double by Avisail Garcia #26 in the seventh inning of their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on May 15, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

White Sox Score Five In 7th To Beat A’s 7-6

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – The Chicago White Sox are getting quite comfortable putting together late comebacks. That’s four and counting for manager Robin Ventura’s ballclub so far. Avisail Garcia doubled in two runs to cap […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/16/2015

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