Tag Archives: Oakland Coliseum

Makin’ Moves With Billy Beane

After a relatively quiet start to the off-season, Billy Beane and the A’s have begun putting the team together for 2014 by inking starting pitcher Scott Kazmir and trading the embattled Jemile Weeks for All-Star closer Jim Johnson. Oh yeah, … Continue reading

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Is Morale Going Down the Toilet?

September may be the most exciting time for baseball fans when your team is in the playoff hunt. All of the ecstasy and agony of the six-month long regular season is concentrated into a bewildering blur of four weeks and amplified to unfathomable levels. Yet with … Continue reading

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Detectors Up, Tarps Down

It seems like the A’s are just chock full of big announcements this week. Yesterday’s release detailing new security procedures at the Coliseum beginning Thursday touched off a firestorm of social media madness as fans voiced their approval or displeasure about the use … Continue reading

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Section 149: Master Marketers

During the six and-a-half seasons I’ve been a part of Section 149 we have come to take a certain degree of pride in both our dedication to the team and the various ways we express that dedication. While our zany antics are … Continue reading

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News for 7/2

The Bay Area is entering Day 2 of “BART-mageddon” with no end in sight. As commuters scramble to figure out how to go about their daily lives BART management and the unions blame each other for the lack of progress … Continue reading

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