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A view of the demolition of Candlestick Park with the 1970s-era addition to the stadium in the process of coming down. (Ron Cervi)

Candlestick Park Demolition Offering Stark Images Of Disintegrating Stadium

There was a time when the popular preference for doing away with Candlestick Park was for a spectacular implosion, much like has been done with other stadiums with the signature moment captured in videos and photos.

03/24/2015

A pile of stadium seats sits on the field inside Candlestick Park on February 4, 2015. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Police Bomb Squad To Hold Explosives Disposal Training Inside Candlestick Park

San Francisco Police will hold training exercises on explosives disposal inside Candlestick Park this coming weekend, according to the department.

02/11/2015

A worker removes seats in the upper deck of Candlestick Park, November 17, 2014. (CBS)

Daily Madden: No Emotional Farewell For The ‘Stick

The Coach offers an unemotional farewell to Candlestick Park but waxes nostalgic about Seals Stadium.

02/06/2015

An excavator begins tearing up the east side stands at Candlestick Park, February 4, 2015. (CBS)

Candlestick Park Demolition Begins In Earnest; Excavators Start Tearing Down Iconic Stadium

After preliminary work to tear out seats and other items, crews have begun the heavy work of tearing down Candlestick Park, longtime home of the San Francisco Giants and 49ers.

02/04/2015

Statue of St. Francis outside Candlestick Park. (CBS)

Saint Francis Statue At Candlestick Park Looking For New Home

The statue of Saint Francis of Assisi at the soon to be demolished Candlestick Park will be placed into storage, as city officials seek a new home for the artwork.

01/26/2015

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Candlestick Park To Come Down By Wrecking Ball After SF Residents Worry Over Implosion Risks

A plan to implode Candlestick Park is now off the table after several hundred San Francisco residents opposed the idea citing health and environmental risks.

01/16/2015

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Residents’ Group Launches Petition To Stop Candlestick Park Implosion, Citing Health Concerns

The plan to demolishing Candlestick Park and build new development on the site is running into increased opposition.

01/08/2015

Stu Miller, former All-Star of the San Francisco Giants, throws out the first pitch against the San Diego Padres on the Opening Day of Major League Baseball on April 3, 2007 at AT&T Park in San Francisco.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Former SF Giants All-Star Pitcher Stu Miller Dies; ‘Blown Off Mound’ At Windy Candlestick Park In 1961

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stu Miller, the former Giants pitcher who committed perhaps the most famous balk in All-Star game history, has died. He was 87. The Giants said Monday that Miller died at his […]

01/05/2015

An exterior view of Candlestick Park before the game between the Atlanta Falcons and the San Francisco 49ers on December 23, 2013 in San Francisco, California.  It is the last regular season game at the stadium.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty  Images)

Bayview District Residents Fear Health Risks From Candlestick Park’s Possible Implosion

Some people in San Francisco’s Bayview District are worried about potential health effects from the tear down of Candlestick Park.

12/23/2014

A worker removes seats in the upper deck of Candlestick Park, November 17, 2014. (CBS)

Phil Matier: The End Begins For Candlestick Park

The demolition of Candlestick Park—the former home of the San Francisco Giants and 49ers—has begun.

11/18/2014

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