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Artist rendering of proposed park in the Mission Rock area across McCovey Cove from AT&T Park in San Francisco. (Cordish Companies)

Phil Matier: San Francisco Giants Development Plans Face Roadblock In Waterfront Politics

The team could be adversely affected by the passage of Proposition B, which would limit the height of new buildings on Port of San Francisco property.

04/30/2014

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed (San Jose Chamber of Commerce)

Baseball Commissioner Selig Denies Meeting Request From San Jose Mayor Reed

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed Thursday expressed frustration at the lack of a decision by Major League Baseball on whether to permit the Oakland A’s to move to his city.

04/11/2013

Fans line up outside AT&T Park for Game One of the National League Championship Series between the San Francisco Giants and the St. Louis Cardinals on October 14, 2012 in San Francisco. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

About The Bay: Farewell To Free Parking Near AT&T Park

That secret, free, street spot you’ve kept quiet about when you go to a Giants game? Forget about it. Change is coming, baseball fans – so bring some change to AT&T Park.

03/18/2013

O.co Coliseum, Oakland

Phil Matier: A’s To Stay In Oakland For A While

KCBS, CBS 5 and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier said the team is working on a new lease that could mean they’ll stay in Oakland for a few more years.

10/03/2012

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

San Jose Officials Confident On Ballpark Plans After MLB Meeting

Confidence is the key word in San Jose, where local leaders say they’re not concerned about rumors of a new baseball stadium proposal coming out of Oakland.

08/06/2012

Larkspur Ferry

Tickets For Giants Game Ferry Going Paperless

Ferry service to AT&T Park is clearly a popular option for plenty of game-goers, judging by the packed boats criss-crossing the Bay from Marin to SF.

03/23/2012

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

Commissioner Says MLB Working At ‘Quick Pace’ On A’s Move

Commissioner Bud Selig says Major League Baseball is working “at a rather quick pace” to resolve the proposed move the Oakland Athletics to a proposed new ballpark in San Jose.

01/12/2012

Architectural rendering of Cisco Field, proposed ballpark for the Oakland A's. (Oakland Athetics/San Jose Baseball)

San Jose Extends Land Purchase Option To A’s For New Ballpark

San Jose is giving the Oakland Athletics up to two years to buy 5 acres of land downtown for a new stadium.

11/09/2011

The Oakland Coliseum ahead of an Athletics game. (AP)

Oakland OKs Ballpark Environmental Study

Oakland is moving forward with its plan to keep the A’s in Oakland, as the city council voted 6-2 on Tuesday to green light an Environmental Impact Report for a waterfront ballpark.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/22/2010

The Oakland Coliseum ahead of an Athletics game. (AP)

Oakland City Council Committee Approves Study For A’s Stadium

Oakland’s community and economic development committee voted 3-1 Tuesday to approve spending up to $750,000 to conduct an environmental impact study for a new baseball stadium for the Oakland A’s along the city’s waterfront.

CBS San Francisco–12/14/2010

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