Baseball Players Brace For San Francisco's Chewing Tobacco BanFormer San Francisco Giants manager Dusty Baker was a big dipper. He's cut back his chaw over the years, but still might pop in a pinch when games get tight.
SF Mayor Ed Lee Signs Bill Banning Smokeless Tobacco At City Playing Fields Including AT&T ParkSan Francisco has become the first city in the nation to outlaw chewing tobacco from its playing fields, including AT&T Park.
Bay Area Lawmakers Propose Ban On Chewing Tobacco At CA Baseball Parks Including AT&TState Assemblyman Tony Thurmond, D-Richmond, introduced legislation Tuesday that would prohibit the use of smokeless tobacco at all organized baseball venues in the state. San Francisco Supervisor Mark Farrell introduced a similar ban that would include AT&T Park.
San Francisco May Ban Tobacco At All Baseball VenuesAs professional baseball players begin Spring Training, a San Francisco supervisor is expected to propose legislation banning tobacco use in all city venues where baseball is played.
Hypnotism Helps Giants Skipper Bochy, Staff Quit TobaccoAsk Bruce Bochy if he has a dip and San Francisco’s skipper offers up a standard response: “I don’t do that anymore.”