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Manager Bob Melvin #6 of the Oakland Athletics takes the ball from pitcher Gio Gonzalez as catcher Kurt Suzuki #8 and the rest to the infield looks on against the Baltimore Orioles in the seventh inning during an MLB baseball game at the O.co Coliseum August 15, 2011 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Investment Groups Eye The Athletics

Two investment groups have reportedly expressed serious interest in buying the Oakland Athletics and keeping the team in its current home.

03/12/2012

Artist rendering of the proposed San Jose Earthquakes stadium. (San Jose Earthquakes/MLS)

Earthquakes Stadium Deal Clears Final Hurdle

The Planning Commission on Wednesday denied an appeal to block construction because of concerns about the bright lights and noise that would emanate from the 18,000-seat stadium.

02/23/2012

Lew Wolff (L) owner and managing partner of the Oakland Athletics speaks at a press conference with Major League Baseball Commisioner Bud Selig in 2006 (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

A’s Owner Running Out Of Patience With MLB On South Bay Move

Oakland Athletics owner Lew Wolff said Wednesday that indecision by Major League Baseball over whether his club can move to San Jose has been “excruciating” but that he believes the process is finally nearing an end.

02/08/2012

Manny Ramirez. (Jed Jacobsohn, Getty Images)

A’s Owner Showing Interest In Manny Ramirez

Oakland Athletics owner Lew Wolff said Friday that he is open to the idea of signing former Los Angeles Dodgers slugger Manny Ramirez.

01/27/2012

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A’s Owner Buys Historic San Jose Hotel

The landmark Sainte Claire Hotel has been sold to real estate developer Lew Wolff, a purchase other developers and local officials see as emblematic of the growing vitality of downtown San Jose.

12/29/2011

Manager Bob Melvin #6 of the Oakland Athletics takes the ball from pitcher Gio Gonzalez as catcher Kurt Suzuki #8 and the rest to the infield looks on against the Baltimore Orioles in the seventh inning during an MLB baseball game at the O.co Coliseum August 15, 2011 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: The Dismantling Of The A’s

Let me say it right off the top: it’s not Billy Beane’s fault. It’s not Lew Wolff’s, either. But I don’t blame Oakland A’s fans for wanting to blame somebody for the latest dismantling of the ballclub.

12/29/2011

Architectural rendering of Cisco Field, proposed ballpark for the Oakland A's. (Oakland Athetics/San Jose Baseball)

Oakland, SJ Mayors Trade Barbs Over Future Home Of A’s

The Battle of the Bay continues, and it has everything to do with the elected officials in charge of the cities vying for the Oakland A’s baseball team.

12/12/2011

Architectural rendering of Cisco Field, proposed ballpark for the Oakland A's. (Oakland Athetics/San Jose Baseball)

Major League Baseball May Soon Rule On A’s Move To San Jose

Rumors are rumbling that Major League Baseball officials could determine the fate of a possible move by the A’s to the South Bay as early as January.

11/22/2011

Architectural rendering of Cisco Field, proposed ballpark for the Oakland A's. (Oakland Athetics/San Jose Baseball)

San Jose Proposes Selling Ballpark Land To A’s For Bargain Price

Five acres of prime downtown San Jose real estate needed to build a baseball park for the Oakland Athletics could be sold to the team for less than half what it would be worth as office space, and for just a quarter of what San Jose originally paid for the land.

10/27/2011

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A’s Could Hear Soon On Possible Move To San Jose

Athletics general manager Billy Beane expects to hear “very soon” from Commissioner Bud Selig about whether the club will be allowed to move south to San Jose and build a new ballpark.

09/29/2011

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