5 Things: Fernandez Tragedy Overshadows Postseason RacesThree teams are fighting for two playoff spots in the National League, while realistically only three teams are fighting for two playoffs spots in the American League. Who says the wild card isn’t good for baseball? But the big news in baseball right now is the tragedy in Miami.
5 Things: All-Star Home Runs To Remember And A Giant NightmareMiami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton put on the kind of power display in the All-Star Home Run Derby baseball fans only have dreamed about, while San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Johnny Cueto didn't fare so well in the actual game itself. Coming out of the All-Star break, the Marlins used Stanton's momentum to win two of three against the St. Louis Cardinals over the weekend, while the Giants fell into a funk in San Diego, losing three straights to the Padres.
5 Things: The Giants Roll, The Rangers Roam Free, And The Blue Jays Just Bomb Home RunsOut in the National League West, the San Francisco Giants continue to dominate their easy schedule, while the Texas Rangers are doing the same in the American League West. Are these two division races over already?
5 Things: The Defending Champs Are In Trouble, While Strasburg is 10-0The American League East Division has more teams in the hunt than MLB fans realize, thanks to resurgent weeks by both the New York Yankees and the Toronto Blue Jays. Is it the best division in baseball this year? Probably. However, there's a pitcher in the NL East no one is paying attention to, despite his 10-0 start to the season that including an amazing strikeout rate so far.
Listen; Dmitri Young on The DriveAre the unwritten rules in the game of baseball something that needs to be changed or is it something that has been around for years and will continue to live in the game. Listen to 2 time All Star Dmitri Young speak on how he views the unwritten rules of the game and of their is place for them among the sport. All that and more, on the all new morning show, The Drive heard only on Sports 1140 KHTK! Daily 6-9 AM
The Draft Lottery; The Drive - 5/18/16The NBA Draft lottery has come and gone and your Sacrmento Kings has recived the 8th pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. Hear as Dave, Kayte and Nate give their thoughts on if there will be any value at the 8th spot as well as if they believe the NBA Draft Lottery is rigged. All that plus more, on the all new morning show, The Drive heard only on Sports 1140 KHTK! Daily 6-9 AM
Steph vs. LeBron; The Lo-Down - 5/16/16Damien, Jason, and Ken are back to discuss the NBA Playoffs, the crazy brawl between the Blue Jays and the Rangers, and more.
Punches thrown ; The Drive 5/16/16Is it warranted to hit a batter six months after an incident? Find out what Dave, Kayte and Nate think about the Jose Bautista, Roughned Odor brawl
Posey Walks In Winner In 13th, Giants Beat Blue Jays 5-4Buster Posey walked with the bases loaded in the 13th inning and the San Francisco Giants salvaged one win in a three-game series with the Toronto Blue Jays, 5-4 on Wednesday.
Tulowitzki, Happ Lead Blue Jays Past The Giants, 4-0Troy Tulowitzki homered and drove in three runs, J.A. Happ allowed five hits in 8 2/3 innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the San Francisco Giants 4-0 on Tuesday night for their sixth victory in eight games.
Edwin Encarnacion's Two-Run Homer Highlights Blue Jays' Win Over GiantsThe Toronto Blue Jays beat the San Francisco Giants 3-1 on Monday night in their first visit to AT&T Park in nearly three years.
Bautista Hits 2-Run HR As Blue Jays Beat Athletics 6-3Jose Bautista hit a two-run homer, Ezequiel Carrera added a solo shot and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Oakland Athletics 6-3 on Sunday.