Scott Kazmir

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 11: Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Texas Rangers in the second inning at Coliseum on June 11, 2015 in Oakland, California.

Kazmir Ends 9-Start Winless Streak As A’s Beat Rangers 7-0

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Scott Kazmir was pleased with his firstwin in nearly two months – and with fastball. Taking a much more selective approach with his heater, Kazmir looked a lot like the pitcher who […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/12/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 4: Brett Lawrie #15 of the Oakland Athletics scores during the second inning and is congratulated by his teammates in the dugout during the game against the Detroit Tigers on June 4, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Red Sox

(AP) – Manager Bob Melvin isn’t fretting over the Oakland Athletics possessing the worst record in the AL, especially with his club in the midst of a hot stretch. The A’s could find themselves out of the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/05/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 30: Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates on his way to scoring after Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics hit a two-run home run in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during the American League Wild Card game at Kauffman Stadium on September 30, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Twins

(AP) – The Oakland Athletics cooled off the Minnesota Twins’ surging offense behind a dominant pitching performance in the middle game of this four-game series. Scott Kazmir looks capable of keeping the Twins in check, though […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/06/2015

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Four Reasons Why The Oakland A’s Will Surprise You This Season

The Oakland A’s seem to shock the baseball world every year when they trade away star players and assemble a rag-tag group of players, only to make it to the postseason. This has become the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/16/2015

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A Roller Coaster Ride In Oakland During First Week Of Baseball

By Matt Furtado/KHTK Sports 1140 Although the 2015 baseball season is still fresh and new, the Oakland Athletics have learned a lot about themselves in just a short weeks time. The team has started the […]


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Game Preview: Athletics At Astros

(AP) – Scott Kazmir appeared to be in midseason form with a dazzling debut last week. The Oakland Athletics could surely use another solid performance as they try to get back on track in the opener […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/13/2015

OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 08:  Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Texas Rangers in the top of the first inning at Coliseum on April 8, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Who’s Hot This Week: April 9, 2015

It’s been a huge week in sports – Major League Baseball opened up this week, the NBA season is winding down, and even hockey is gearing toward its postseason Here is a look at some things […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/09/2015

OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 07: Elvis Andrus #1 of the Texas Rangers completes a double play over Craig Gentry #3 of the Oakland Athletics during the third inning at Coliseum on April 7, 2015 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Rangers At Athletics

(AP) – Scott Kazmir put together a 2014 season that few could have predicted and his spring was fantastic, but he might still be entering 2015 with plenty to prove. The left-hander takes the mound Wednesday […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/08/2015

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 08:  Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Minnesota Twins in the top of the first inning at 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

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 24:  Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets celebrates after hitting a two-run home run in the second inning aagainst thhe Oakland Athletics at Citi Field on June 24, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Kazmir Has Worst Outing With A’s In 10-1 Loss

Scott Kazmir has been so good for the Oakland Athletics, manager Bob Melvin wasn’t prepared to see his ace flop so badly. Kazmir was tagged for three homers and allowed a season-high seven runs in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/24/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19:  Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with Craig Gentry #3 and Coco Crisp after the game against the Boston Red Sox at Coliseum on June 19, 2014 in Oakland, California.  The Oakland Athletics derated the Boston Red Sox 4-2.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Kazmir Takes Shutout Into Sixth, A’s Top Red Sox

Athletics manager Bob Melvin is already starting to run out of superlatives to describe Scott Kazmir. The left-hander has been so effective in his first season with Oakland that Melvin might need to break out […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/19/2014

Buck Martinez

Buck Martinez with Keith & Dave – April 3rd, 2014

Buck Martinez joined the guys today to talk about the start of the new baseball season. Discussed the double header that the A’s and the Indians took part in yesterday. Also hit on the Giants […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/03/2014