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A’s move to San Jose

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Selig ‘Frustrated’ Over Unresolved A’s Ballpark Situation, Reiterates Need For New Stadium

Bud Selig will likely leave his tenure as baseball commissioner early next year with one unsettled situation that has him “frustrated.” The Oakland Athletics still don’t have the new ballpark he says he believes they desperately need.

08/19/2014

A rendering of what a downtown San Jose ballpark would look like. (SJ Redevelopment Agency)

Appeals Court Judges Appear Dubious Of San Jose’s Bid To Lure Oakland A’s

A federal appeals court panel at a hearing in San Francisco Tuesday appeared dubious of a bid by the city of San Jose to reinstate an antitrust lawsuit against Major League Baseball.

08/12/2014

Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics hits a walk off home run against the Seattle Mariners during the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum on August 19, 2013 in Oakland. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Who Pays The Price To Move The Oakland A’s?

Spring training is winding down, and what’s become a springtime ritual in Oakland is happening again. A group of corporate CEOs are pitching to build a waterfront ballpark in the city, whether the A’s are willing to play there or not.

03/20/2014

Coco Crisp, Josh Donaldson

San Jose Appeals Ruling On Baseball’s Anti-Trust Exemption In Battle Over A’s

San Jose’s five-year court battle to bring the A’s from Oakland took another legal turn Wednesday when the city filed a federal appeal to the anti-trust case dismissed by a judge last year.

03/06/2014

A rendering of what a downtown San Jose ballpark would look like. (SJ Redevelopment Agency)

San Jose Lawsuit Against MLB Over Possible A’s Move Put On Fast-Track

The city of San Jose won its request to a federal appeals court in San Francisco Thursday for a fast-track handling of its lawsuit against Major League Baseball.

02/20/2014

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Oakland Business Leaders Move Ahead With Stadium Plans

Oakland business leaders are moving ahead with plans for a waterfront baseball stadium downtown and they have the support of Oakland Mayor Jean Quan but not necessarily that of the Oakland A’s.

01/24/2014

San Jose ballpark

San Jose Files New Suit Against MLB Over Proposed A’s Move

The city of San Jose moved forward in two different courts Thursday with its bid to clear a possible path for the Oakland A’s to move to a new baseball stadium in San Jose.

01/23/2014

Lew Wolff (L) owner and managing partner of the Oakland Athletics speaks at a press conference with Major League Baseball Commisioner Bud Selig in 2006 (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Letter Surfaces Showing MLB Denied A’s San Jose Move

Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig formally informed the Oakland A’s this summer that the team’s bid to move San Jose had been denied.

12/07/2013

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A’s Co-Owner Remains Optimistic Of Move At Silicon Valley Conference

Lew Wolff said he is frustrated but will let Major League Baseball take its course regarding a possible move to San Jose.

06/20/2012

Oakland A's logo

Rumor Mill Buzzing After Tweet About A’s Move To San Jose

A report that the Oakland Athletics will receive permission to move to San Jose by February is as yet unconfirmed. Saturday morning USA Today’s sportswriter tweeted: : “All signs and top MLB sources say that the Athletics will be granted permission by Feb to move to San Jose.”

12/24/2011

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