Sean Doolittle

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POLL: Should Buster Posey Be The Face Of MLB?

San Francisco Giants’┬áBuster Posey was named rookie of the year in 2010 and MVP in 2012. He also has been selected to two All-Star Games, given two silver Slugger Awards, and…something else…oh yeah…three World Series […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/26/2015

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 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


5 Things The A’s Must Do This Offseason

The A’s season ended in disappointing fashion last night, falling 9-8 in 12 innings in a one-game wildcard playoff in Kansas City. Oakland had the best record in baseball at the All-Star Break, but went […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/01/2014

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Mixed Emotions For Athletics After Weekend

By Matt Furtado/KHTK Sports 1140 It was a big weekend for the Oakland Athletics. They entered Friday two games back of the division leading Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Luckily for them, Friday was also […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/25/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 23:  Derek Norris #36 and Sean Doolittle #62 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate after defeating the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 2-1 at Coliseum on August 23, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Place Sean Doolittle On DL

Athletics closer Sean Doolittle was placed on the 15-day disabled list by Oakland about an hour before Sunday’s game with the Los Angeles Angels with a strained right intercostal. Doolittle, who saved the last two […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/25/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.


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6 Baseball Players With Beards Like 19th Century Presidents

Styles always come back. But who knew the bushy beards of 19th Century presidents would take over Major League Baseball?


DETROIT, MI - JUNE 30:  Rajai Davis #20 of the Detroit Tigers hits a ninth-inning grand slam to win the game over the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on June 30, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Athletics 5-4.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Doolittle Gives Up Walk-Off Grand Slam In 9th To Tigers

The Oakland Athletics had never given up a grand slam when leading by three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning – that is until Monday night. Rajai Davis connected with one out in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/01/2014

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Rough Night For Doolittle Leads To A’s Loss

HOUSTON (AP) Oakland reliever Sean Doolittle wishes he could have Saturday night’s outing back. “That was just unacceptable,” Doolittle said, taking the blame for the Athletics’ 7-6 loss to the Houston Astros. Doolittle (0-2) faced […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/26/2014


Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave Show – March 4th, 2014

Today the guys were joined by A’s pitcher Sean Doolittle, who discussed spring training and the upcoming season. They were then immediately joined by manager Bob Melvin. Dave had a ball from back in the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/04/2014

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Sean Doolittle with Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave March 4th, 2014

A’s pitcher Sean Doolittle previews the upcoming season with Keith and Dave.

KHTK Sports 1140–03/04/2014

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A’s Doolittle Revived Career With Return To Mound

Sean Doolittle had a cast covering his right wrist three years ago, the latest in a series of injuries that cost him nearly three years of his professional career. With his dreams of reaching the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/25/2014