Texas Rangers

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 18:  Tomas Telis #6 of the Texas Rangers scores on a pass ball by Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics (not pictured) in the top of the first inning at O.co Coliseum on September 18, 2014 in Oakland, California. Sonny Gray #54 took the throw back to late to get Telis. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Swept By Rangers, Fall Out Of Top Wild-Card Spot

Sonny Gray and the Oakland Athletics kept sliding, falling out of the top AL wild-card spot with a 7-2 loss to Texas on Thursday that gave the Rangers a three-game sweep. The latest loss to […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/18/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 17:  J.P. Arencibia #7 of the Texas Rangers rounds the bases after hitting a three-run homer off of Sean Doolittle #62 of the Oakland Athletics in the top of the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum on September 17, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Implode In 9th, Now Tied Atop Wild Card

Sean Doolittle sat in a chair staring at his locker inside a quiet clubhouse before searching for the words to explain the Oakland Athletics’ latest meltdown. Doolittle allowed a three-run homer to J.P. Arencibia during […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/18/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 16:  Rougned Odor #12 of the Texas Rangers steals second base as the throw goes into centerfield past Eric Sogard #28 of the Oakland Athletics in the top of the second inning at O.co Coliseum on September 16, 2014 in Oakland, California. Odor went to third base on the throwing error. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Sloppy In 6-3 Loss To Rangers

Just when it looked like the Oakland Athletics had turned things around with consecutive wins in Seattle, they put together one of their sloppiest performances of the year. Scott Kazmir allowed a two-run homer to […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/17/2014

Adrian Beltre #29 of the Texas Rangers is congrtaulated by Elvis Andrus at Minute Maid Park on August 10, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

6 Times Elvis Andrus And Adrian Beltre Proved They’re Best Friends

If you didn’t know by now, Texas Rangers’ Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre are pretty tight. From their back-and-forth banter to fooling each other on the field, there’s no pair more fun to watch. Need proof?

08/26/2014

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Top 5 AL MVP Candidates

The MLB pennant chases are heating up, meaning it’s time to make some predictions as to how the awards races will shake down. The AL MVP is a close, compelling race that features several players […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/20/2014

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Reddick’s Hot Play Since Return, A Welcome Sight For Athletics

By Matt Furtado / KHTK Sports 1140 The Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros Tuesday night after a six run ninth inning comeback. It was a complete team effort, but Josh Reddick’s play was key […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/30/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - JULY 27: Jed Lowrie #8 of the Oakland Athletics makes the out on Daniel Robertson #19 of the Texas Rangers throwing to first base for the double play in the fifth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 27, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Jaso Has 3 RBIs, A’s Beat Rangers 9-3

It doesn’t matter to John Jaso whether he’s Oakland’s leadoff batter, as long as he’s playing. For the Athletics, he’s extremely important at the top of the order, especially with Coco Crisp hurting. Jaso drove […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/28/2014

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Gray Wins 6th Straight, A’s 4 HRs Beat Texas

Sonny Gray was sitting toward the back of the dugout, listening to the power spree that put Oakland in control. Gray won his sixth straight decision, helped when the Athletics hit four home runs in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/26/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - JULY 25:  Jason Hammel #40 of the Oakland Athletics leaves the game against the Texas Rangers in the sixth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 25, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Hammel 0-3 For A’s After 4-1 Loss To Rangers

Jason Hammel, the other pitcher the Oakland Athletics got in the trade with Jeff Samardzija , is still adjusting to his new team. And is still without a victory. Hammel lost his third consecutive start […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/25/2014

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5 MLB Players Who Could Make It In The WWE

By Adam W. Bloom Have you ever found yourself wondering if certain athletes could excel in other professions?  After recently watching a WWE match and a baseball game  – I found myself asking that very […]

07/25/2014

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The Outrageous Concession Stand Food Served At The Texas Rangers’ Ballpark

Here’s a list of the top seven concession stand food items served at the Texas Rangers’ ballpark.

07/11/2014

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.

07/10/2014

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