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1 Shot Dead Near Oakland Coliseum BART Station

One person was shot and killed in Sunday afternoon near BART’s Oakland Coliseum station, according to police.

10/27/2013

Oakland Athletics fan Dave Conand (#42) celebrates with other fans above the dugout after the game against the Minnesota Twins at O.co Coliseum on September 22, 2013 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Minnesota Twins 11-7 as they clinched the American League West Division. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Dubai Investors To Save Oakland Pro Sports?

The complex would include new facilities for the Oakland A’s, Raiders and the Golden State Warriors.

10/01/2013

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

MLB Commish Selig To Retire In 2015; Calls Oakland Coliseum ‘A Pit’

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig said Thursday that he plans to retire in January 2015. The 79-year-old Selig’s announcement came just one day after an interview with CBS Sports Radio in which he had some harsh words when it came to the ballpark woes of the Oakland Athletics.

09/26/2013

Brett Anderson #49 of the Oakland Athletics pitches the first pitch of the game to Franklin Gutierrez #21 of the Seattle Mariners during Opening Day at O.co Coliseum on April 1, 2013 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Athletics Adding Seating For AL Division Series

The AL West-leading Oakland Athletics sold out the normal Coliseum seating for the playoffs so fast Tuesday they have decided to open up additional seating in the third deck view level by removing the green tarps over those sections.

09/17/2013

A general view during the Oakland Athletics game against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum on June 16, 2013 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s To Use New Security System At Coliseum

The Oakland Athletics will be using a walkthrough metal detection system for fans entering the Coliseum beginning Thursday night against the Minnesota Twins.

09/16/2013

Tailgater Fire

Fire From Tailgater’s Grill Destroys 3 Vehicles At Oakland Coliseum

Three vehicles were destroyed at the O.co Coliseum Saturday night and several others damaged when a vehicle that parked near a hot grill from a tailgate party caught fire.

08/18/2013

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Raiders Reportedly Eye $800M Stadium

The Oakland Raiders have one of the oldest and most unsightly stadiums in the NFL today. However, the Silver and Black might be able to ditch the O.co Coliseum—opened way back in 1966 — if they can garner enough support.

07/16/2013

A general view during the Oakland Athletics game against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum on June 16, 2013 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Sewage At O.Co Coliseum Cleaned Up In Time For A’s Return

That new carpet smell sure was a pleasant one Tuesday, when the A’s began an eight-game homestand.

06/25/2013

A general view outside the O.co Coliseum before the game between the Seattle Mariners and the Oakland Athletics on Opening Day at O.co Coliseum on April 6, 2012 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

About The Bay: Long-Time Oakland Coliseum Employees Still Going Strong

When the Oakland A’s play their next home game Tuesday night at O.co Coliseum, you’ll find two guys there who have been on the job before the team began playing for Oakland in 1968.

06/24/2013

A general view during the Oakland Athletics game against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum on June 16, 2013 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Clogged Pipe Blamed for A’s Stadium Sewage Backup

Officials have a clogged pipe was to blame for a sewage backup at the Oakland A’s stadium over the weekend that created a stink and pools of water in the clubhouses used by the A’s, the visiting Seattle Mariners and the umpires.

06/20/2013

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