I won’t forget July 4th, hearing the news that the Oakland A’s traded for Jeff Samardzija. At that time, the A’s were 3.5 games up on the Angels and had the best record in baseball at 53-33. […]
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 […]
The Grant Napear Show started a little bit later because of the Oakland A’s game against the Seattle Mariners. Grant started off the show talking about the struggles of the A’s and what he thinks […]
In light of the Boston Red Sox signing Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to a seven-year, $72.5 million deal, let’s take a look at other MLB players who defected from Cuba.
With roughly fifty games left in the MLB season, the division races are heating up. Four of the league’s six division leaders are clinging to an advantage of three games or fewer, and there are […]
Bob Melvin knew Oakland’s offense might struggle after trading away cleanup hitter Yoenis Cespedes. The manager just didn’t think it would be this bad. Two days after being shut out in the series opener against […]
After one of the craziest MLB trade deadlines ever, let’s take a look at who made the best moves of the day.
The Grant Napear Show started off talking about the Kings signing of Eric Moreland as well as the new arena starting to come into form with demolition beginning tomorrow. Grant talked about the process and […]
I know it’s not a popular in the 2014 sports world but my initial thought on the A’s acquisition of Jon Lester for Cespedes is simple–let’s see how it plays out. It’ll go down as […]
By Matt Furtado / KHTK Sports 1140 The Oakland Athletics made a big splash today to acquire Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes. A’s fans are familiar with Gomes; the local boy who helped the Green […]
Thursday’s show came with big time baseball news. The Oakland A’s let go of Yoenis Cespedes to acquire Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox. With the playoffs coming soon it looks […]
The Oakland Athletics acquired left-hander Jon Lester along with outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday’s trade deadline, a person with knowledge of the deal said. The […]