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Students and teachers from San Francisco City Academy attend a San Francisco Giants game at AT&T Park on August 28, 2014. (Bob Butler/CBS)

Dozens Of Students Take In San Francisco Giants Game At AT&T Park, Many For First Time

It was thanks to the Lefty O’Doul’s Foundation For Kids, which is carrying on the tradition started by O’Doul himself of putting baseballs in the hands of children.

08/28/2014

Levi's Stadium (CBS)

Inside Levi’s Stadium: 49ers Usher In New Generation Of Football ‘Ballparks’

While the term ‘ballpark’ normally refers to baseball stadiums with the open, intimate feel of days gone by, you could call Levi’s Stadium the flagship of a new generation of ballparks built just for football.

07/25/2014

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

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