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Goodbye, and Good Riddance, Candlestick

COMMENTARY: Please forgive me if I don’t get too sentimental about the last event ever at Candlestick Park. Oh sure, there have been plenty of memorable moments in that old dump, but let me counterbalance all the nostalgia with a few not-so-warm memories.

08/14/2014

Paul McCartney (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

9 Little Known Facts About Paul McCartney As He Closes Candlestick Park

As Paul McCartney plays his last–and THE last–concert at Candlestick Park, we look back at the first time McCartney played Candlestick, and the small concert at Cow Palace 50 years ago next week. Think you know you’re Beatles? From Beach Boys favorites, to Jelly Beans, to ambulances, test your knowledge on these 9 trivia bits.

08/14/2014

A sign outside Candlestick Park promotes Thursday night's Paul McCartney concert. (CBS)

Paul McCartney Concert To Draw The Curtain On Candlestick Park

Candlestick Park is closing its doors for good but not before one last hoorah. Sir Paul McCartney will perform at the The ‘Stick tonight – the last public event at the stadium.

08/14/2014

(Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: No Warm And Fuzzy Candlestick Memories

Thursday night’s Paul McCartney concert is the last event scheduled for Candlestick Park.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/14/2014

Candlestick Park Stadium, San Francisco

Jump on Tomorrow: Farewell To Candlestick, Nurses Strike, South Bay Mosquito Fogging

On Thursday, Paul McCartney takes the stage in the farewell to Candlestick Park.

08/13/2014

Former Beatles member Paul McCartney performs on stage during the 56th Grammy Awards (Photo credit FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Preparations Underway For Sir Paul McCartney Concert, Final Event At Candlestick Park

Crews were busy setting up Wednesday for Thursday’s final event at Candlestick Park, a concert by Sir Paul McCartney. Around 49,000 fans are coming to say hello again to McCartney, and goodbye forever to the ballpark.

08/13/2014

General view of Candlestick Park, home of the San Francisco Giants during a 1989 MLB game in San Francisco. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

5 Of The Strangest Items Being Auctioned Off From Candlestick Park

Want to own a piece of the place that played host to “The Catch” and the final concert of The Beatles? Here’s your chance, so long as you aren’t too picky about what that piece is.

08/06/2014

Seats at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. (Otto Greule/ALLSPORT/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants Offer Fans An Opportunity To Own Candlestick Seats

The Giants are offering seats at Candlestick to the general public, including some that are autographed by luminaries with the Giants and 49ers.

08/06/2014

A general view during the season opener between the San Francisco 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks at Candlestick Park on September 11, 2011 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Candlestick Park: Why I Called It A ‘Dump’

Here’s my response to a viewer who emailed a complaint about my comment about Candlestick Park being a dump.

08/04/2014

Levi's Stadium (CBS)

Inside Levi’s Stadium: Candlestick-Like Wind Missing, But Still Breezy

What kind of weather can you expect at Levi’s Stadium during 49ers football in the fall and winter. It may not be the brutal wind conditions at the ‘Stick, but it sure isn’t wind-free.

07/25/2014

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