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A general view of campers setup during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on June 21, 2013 in Sonoma, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

7 Big Events That Will Make Bay Area Traffic A Nightmare On Sunday

Some of you are so excited to celebrate the Supreme Court marriage equality ruling that you already have the car packed up and ready to drive down to Sunday’s San Francisco Pride Parade. That’s a good thing. You might want to consider leaving now.

06/26/2015

An artist’s rendition of Coliseum City development that includes new stadiums for the A’s and Raiders at the current Coliseum site. (City of Oakland)

Developer Expected To Present Plans For Raiders- A’s Shared Oakland Site On Monday

We may know sometime Monday whether a plan to build a new football stadium for the Oakland Raiders in the East Bay is still in play. A San Diego developer is expected to present proposed plans for a $1 billion stadium project.

06/22/2015

A fan is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Brett Lawrie Sends Flowers To Mom Hit By His Bat At Fenway Park

Athletics third baseman Brett Lawrie has sent flowers to the woman who was seriously injured when she was hit in the head by Lawrie’s broken bat at Fenway Park last week.

06/10/2015

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BART Needs To Shut Transbay Tube For 5 Days, Likely Over Labor Day Weekend

BART has announced major closures this summer, likely over Labor Day Weekend, for critical track maintenance that will close the Transbay Tube for five days.

06/08/2015

A fan is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Fan Struck By Broken Bat At A’s – Red Sox Game Still Hospitalized With Life-Threatening Injuries

A fan whose head was bloodied by a broken bat that flew into the stands at Fenway Park was in the hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.

06/06/2015

Pitcher Pat Venditte #74 of the Oakland Athletics poses for a portrait during the spring training photo day at HoHoKam Stadium on February 28, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

A’s Call Up 2nd Switch Pitcher In Modern Major League Baseball History

The Athletics have reportedly promoted switch-pitcher Pat Venditte from Triple-A Nashville prior to Friday’s game against the Red Sox, according to MLB.com.

06/05/2015

Ben Zobrist #18 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates his grand slam against the Detroit Tigers with Marcus Semien #10 and Billy Burns #1 during the seventh inning at Comerica Park on June 2, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Athletics defeated the Tigers 5-3. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Viral Video: A’s Grand Slam Brings Homer-Catching Kid To Tears In Detroit

Every kid who brings a glove to the game dreams of making a fully outstretched grab on a home run ball, but what if that perfect moment comes at the expense of your favorite team? Apparently that scenario is quite tragic.

06/03/2015

Denver Nuggets v Golden State Warriors - Game Four

Big Game Day In Oakland, Warrior, A’s Fans Urged To Use Public Transit

Sports fans converging on the O.co Coliseum and Oracle Arena Wednesday for Oakland Athletics and Golden State Warriors games are being strongly encouraged to take public transit

05/27/2015

One rendering of the Coliseum City project which includes the current Oracle Arena and new baseball and football stadiums. (City of Oakland)

Coliseum Official: Deal For New Oakland Raiders Stadium ‘Gurgling Blood’

A Coliseum official close to the talks for a new Raiders stadium in Oakland is saying the deal is “gurgling blood”, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.

05/18/2015

Brett Lawrie #15 of the Oakland Athletics is held back by plate umpire Greg Gibson after be was almost hit by a pitch thrown by Kelvin Herrera of the Kansas City Royals in the eighth inning April 19, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Royals’ Herrera Suspended, Ventura Fined For Throwing At Athletics’ Lawrie

Major League Baseball suspended Kansas City’s Kelvin Herrera for five games and fined him and fellow pitcher Yordano Ventura after both targeted Brett Lawrie during a testy series against Oakland over the weekend.

04/21/2015

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