Speaking Thursday to the Associated Press Sports Editors, Selig provided no timetable for deciding the Bay Area dispute between the A’s, who would like to build a ballpark in San Jose, and the Giants, who won’t give up their territorial rights there.
After three years, the Oakland A’s have become impatient for a decision from Major League Baseball on whether the team can move to San Jose.
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.
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.”
Did you hear the news on baseball’s new Major League agreement? Testing for HGH, two more wild-card teams and no more tobacco tins in your back pocket.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – Was there any doubt as the games neared their end Wednesday night that Tim Lincecum and the San Francisco Giants and Devin Setoguchi and the San Jose Sharks knew they would […]
Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig will not consider changing Barry Bonds’ records following the slugger’s conviction on obstruction of justice last week.
Oakland Athletics owner Lew Wolff has the spot for a new ballpark all picked out. Funding is in place and the San Jose mayor is on board with Wolff’s plan to relocate his club some 40 miles south.
The city of San Jose was hoping to get an A’s ballpark measure on the March ballot, but those plans have been put on hold for the time being.
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS / AP) — Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig spent part of Thursday meeting with baseball’s bankers, and told them the World Series matchup was a demonstration of the sport’s competitive balance. […]