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Pujols Becomes 26th To Reach 500 Homers

Albert Pujols has hit the 500th home run of his career, becoming the 26th player in major league history to reach that milestone. The Angels’ slugger did it with a pair of shots against the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/22/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 12: Anthony Rendon #6 of the Washington Nationals follows through on a seventh inning run scoring sacrifice fly against the New York Mets at Citi Field on September 12, 2013 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Nationals defeated the Mets 7-2.

Can The Nationals’ Anthony Rendon Overcome Growing Pains?

Anthony Rendon has settled in at second base for the Nationals. But his job isn’t safe yet.


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Exclusive Excerpt From John Feinstein’s ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein’s book, “Where Nobody Knows Your Name,” which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.


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A’s Acquire Outfielder Brown From Nationals

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) In yet another December trade by general manager Billy Beane, the Oakland Athletics have acquired outfielder Corey Brown from the Washington Nationals for cash. Brown has played in 36 major league games […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/19/2013

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A’s Continue To Deal, Trade LHP Blevins To Nationals

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) Oakland sent left-hander Jerry Blevins to the Washington Nationals for minor league outfielder Billy Burns, the Athletics’ fifth trade in 10 days. Blevins was 5-0 with a 3.15 ERA in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/11/2013

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A’s Acquire Lefty Abad From Nationals

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Athletics acquired left-hander Fernando Abad from Washington on Monday and sent Class A outfielder John Wooten to the Nationals. Abad could help bolster a talented bullpen that has likely has […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/26/2013

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Navy Yard Shooting Postpones MLB Game

WASHINGTON (AP) The Washington Nationals postponed Monday night’s game against the Atlanta Braves following shootings at the nearby Navy Yard. The game was rescheduled as part of a day-night doubleheader on Tuesday. “It’s a very […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/17/2013

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MLB Network’s John Smoltz Talks Potential Playoff Teams

MLB Network’s analyst, John Smoltz, joined Grant and the duo talked about the Oakland A’s and the Tampa Bay Rays game this evening. John also talked about the Washington Nationals, the Cincinnati Reds, and other […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/30/2013

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The Grant Napear Show – August 30, 2013

The Grant Napear Show started with Grant talking to callers about the Oakland Athletics, the Oakland Raiders starting quarterback position, and his throwing out the first pitch at the A’s game. Plenty of people had […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/30/2013

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Sanchez Propels Giants To 4-3 Win Over Nationals

WASHINGTON (AP) Pinch-hitter Hector Sanchez stepped to the plate with one thought in mind against Washington Nationals closer Rafael Soriano: Look for a fastball. After being on the right side of a borderline call with […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/16/2013

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Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave – August 16, 2013

Keith and Dave kick off the show with the “Morning After” with the best highlights from Thursday including the Giants big win in Washington and Sonny Gray’s performance against the Astros. In the “Beyond on […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/16/2013

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Span’s Catch Halts Giants Comeback As Nats Win, 6-5

WASHINGTON (AP) With the outcome of the game riding on his ability to snare a liner in the gap, Denard Span began his pursuit of the baseball by taking a step in the wrong direction. […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/15/2013