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About A's Fan Radio

“Your #1 source for everything and anything on your Oakland Athletics since 2003!” A’s Fan Radio is an internet sports radio talk show produced and hosted by fans of the Oakland Athletics Baseball Club. Launched in 2003 and broadcasting until 2007 from La Estrellita Café & Bar at 446 E. 12th St in Oakland, AFR made its return from a 4 year hiatus on 10/27/2011. The show features original cast members Chris Dobbins and Keith “Cpl Oaktown” Salminen along with The Bauce Man, Ballistic Bill, Dano Wolfe and Tito Soulchild. Along with covering the A’s, AFR will also cover other Bay Area pro & college sports teams EXPECT the Giants, Kickin’ It With Kaval, the World Famous Weather Report w/ Kristen “Kwisty” Salminen, events in & around Oakland & beyond, Ballistic Bullshit, and, as always, MORE! For more info on “A’s Talk from the Fan’s Point of View”, visit: www.asfanradio.com www.facebook.com/asfanradio www.twitter.com/As_Fan_Radio View live show broadcasts @ www.twitch.tv/asfanradio View past shows & more @ www.youtube.com/channel/UCpI2Xb3bx2qdnl9QEtcMPJA The views and opinions of our cast, guests and listeners are in no way, shape or form affiliated with the Oakland Athletics or Major League Baseball

Recording of Show #299 – 1/23/2022

Miss out on the latest with the Howard Terminal Ballpark and more last night with Cpl Oaktown? Well then fellow A’s fan, go on down to the links below to check out either the Twitch or YouTube version of our … Continue reading

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Recording of Show #298 – 12/17/2021

Miss out on our return from a 7-month hiatus? Don’t blow a gasket if you did, just click on either the Twitch or YouTube links below to see what ya missed with The DynAmic Duo of Cpl Oaktown and The … Continue reading

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Recording of Show #14 of The Bear Raid presented by Tightwad Hill – 12/6/2021

The Bear Raid returns from its 6+ month hibernation in this YouTube exclusive! The planned original cast of 3 FINALLY assembles after 1+ year of the podcast’s existence as 30th Governor of Tightwad Keith Salminen, Donny “Knucklehead” Hudson, & Tad … Continue reading

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Recording of Show #297 – 5/7/2021

Miss out on this afternoon’s edition of AFR. Not to worry y’all as the links to both the Twitch and YouTube versions of the broadcast are just a click away down below. Also, starting with this broadcast & for the … Continue reading

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Recording of Show #13 of The Bear Raid presented by Tightwad Hill – 5/2/2021

Donnie finally rejoined us after being away for a hot while as he & 30th Governor of Tightwad Keith Salminen took a look back at the last 2 weeks of Cal Athletics action as well as what’s on tap for … Continue reading

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Recording of Show #296 – 4/29/2021

New ballpark project news, the latest on what your Oakland A’s have done over the past week, what’s on tap for them during the next week ahead, and, as always, MORE! Miss out on another action packed edition of the … Continue reading

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Recording of Show #295 – 4/22/2021

Another week of the 2021 season is in the books, which means time again for the latest edition of “A’s talk from the fan’s point of view!” If you for some reason missed out on the latest Oakland A’s talk … Continue reading

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Recording of Show #12 of The Bear Raid presented by Tightwad Hill – 4/19/2021

After going a month between show broadcasts, The Bear Raid finally did its 12th show yesterday even, recapping nearly a month’s worth of Sports action for various parts of Cal Athletics and what they have ahead between now and the … Continue reading

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Recording of Show #294 – 4/14/2021

Another show in the books here at AFR! For any of ya out there that missed out on tonight’s broadcast with Cpl Oaktown, go ahead and click on either the Twitch or YouTube links posted below to view the show … Continue reading

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Recording of Show #293 – 4/12/2021

Sorry we are so late posting this fellow A’s fans. For those that don’t know or missed it if they didn’t watch this show when it was live, last Wednesday was what would have been the 52nd birthday for Cpl … Continue reading

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