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Coliseum Officials Approve Oakland A’s Lease Extension

A 10-year lease extension for the A’s at the Oakland Coliseum was approved Thursday by stadium officials, after contentious negotiations that raised the possibility the team might quickly depart from Oakland without a deal.

07/03/2014

O.co Coliseum in Oakland.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Owner Threatens Immediate Pull-Out From Oakland If Coliseum Extension Rejected

A’s owner Lew Wolff sent an e-mail to Oakland and Alameda County leaders Wednesday night indicating Major League Baseball has given him permission to relocate the team if a 10-year lease deal at the Coliseum is rejected.

07/03/2014

Fan tells Coliseum Authority to reach new deal with Raiders not A's. (CBS)

Oakland A’s Coliseum Extension In Limbo After Raucous, Outrage-Filled Meeting, City Council No-Shows

A planned vote on a disputed agreement between the Oakland Athletics and officials from Oakland and Alameda County over an extended lease at O.co Coliseum was put off Friday when Oakland city council members boycotted the meeting in protest.

06/27/2014

A general view during the playing of the National Anthem before the Oakland Athletics played against the Cleveland Indians on Opening Day at O.co Coliseum on March 31, 2014 in Oakland.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Proposed Oakland A’s Lease Extension At O.co Coliseum Could Drive Raiders Out Of Town

A proposed 10-year lease extension at O.co Coliseum by the Oakland A’s have some saying the deal would be the catalyst to drive the Raiders out of town.

06/12/2014

O.co Coliseum on April 4, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Owner Lew Wolff Provides Details Of Proposed 10-Year Lease Extension At O.co Coliseum

Wolff said the lease contains some out clauses based on what the Oakland Raiders decide to do about a potential new football stadium on the O.co Coliseum property.

06/11/2014

Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics pitches the first pitch of the game against Nyjer Morgan #6 of the Cleveland Indians on Opening Day at O.co Coliseum on March 31, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Owner Says Team Close To Signing 10-Year Lease Extension At Coliseum

A’s owner Lew Wolff appeared on Bloomberg TV Wednesday and said he expects the team to hammer out a lease extension in Oakland over the next few weeks.

06/04/2014

Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics hits a walk off home run against the Seattle Mariners during the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum on August 19, 2013 in Oakland. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Coliseum Authority Claims A’s Wanted Debts Written Off As Negotiations Sour

After word of Tuesday night’s rejection from the A’s on a 10-year lease proposal to stay in Oakland, the Coliseum Authority is speaking out about about a debt they claim the team wants to be written off.

04/23/2014

O.co Coliseum on April 4, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Oakland A’s Reject Lease Extension To Play At Coliseum

The team rejected a deal to play at the Coliseum, after being offered a 10-year lease extension by the Oakland Coliseum Authority.

04/23/2014

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Phil Matier: Group Reveals Plan To Build A’s Stadium On Oakland Waterfront

A group trying to keep the A’s in Oakland has been lobbying for a stadium on the waterfront, saying it is taking the next steps toward making that dream a reality.

12/16/2013

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)

Letter Surfaces Showing MLB Denied A’s San Jose Move

Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig formally informed the Oakland A’s this summer that the team’s bid to move San Jose had been denied.

12/07/2013

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