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San Jose’s Case Against Major League Baseball Gets Another Day in Court

August 12, 2014 | 8:09 am

San Jose’s Case Against Major League Baseball Gets Another Day in Court

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City must persuade appellate panel to overturn precedents that exempt baseball from antitrust law.

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Coliseum Board Approves 10-Year Lease Deal With Oakland Athletics

August 6, 2014 | 10:07 am

Coliseum Board Approves 10-Year Lease Deal With Oakland Athletics

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Vote by Joint Powers Authority represents final step in 15-month process to keep team from relocating.

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Ten More Years in Oakland Likely for the A’s After Latest Lease Approval

July 23, 2014 | 6:59 am

Ten More Years in Oakland Likely for the A’s After Latest Lease Approval

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Upcoming Board of Supervisors vote could guarantee another decade of A’s baseball in Oakland, probably.

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Oakland Stadium Update: Future Just a Little Less Hazy

April 30, 2014 | 9:31 am

Oakland Stadium Update: Future Just a Little Less Hazy

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A game of pro sports musical chairs appears less likely with new details of city’s stadium proposal.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Bay Area Cameo: the A’s, Art Howe and ‘Moneyball’

February 2, 2014 | 3:27 pm

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Bay Area Cameo: the A’s, Art Howe and ‘Moneyball’

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Acclaimed actor dies at age 46, leaving behind a legacy that included one controversial baseball role.

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Fan Who Tried to Catch Coliseum Jumper: ‘Training Just Kicked In’

November 25, 2013 | 5:20 pm

Fan Who Tried to Catch Coliseum Jumper: ‘Training Just Kicked In’

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Stockton man tried to talk woman out of jumping, then lunged to break her fall. Both were injured.

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Oakland A’s, Raiders Agree to Lease Extensions at Coliseum

November 25, 2013 | 12:32 pm

Oakland A’s, Raiders Agree to Lease Extensions at Coliseum

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New agreement keeps the Raiders at the Coliseum for the time being as Oakland works on stadium plan.

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The Oakland A’s and the Coliseum–the Past, the Present, and the Future

July 22, 2013 | 6:11 pm

The Oakland A’s and the Coliseum–the Past, the Present, and the Future

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The Bay Area is one of just four metro areas across the United States blessed with not one but two major league baseball teams (five, if you count Washington, D.C., and Baltimore as a single metro area). That means we have two teams to root for—odds are at least one of them won’t stink in […]

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