Oakland Athletics at O.Co Coliseum (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Season Ticketholder’s Lawsuit Seeks More Safety Netting At MLB Ballparks

An Oakland Athletics season ticket-holder asked a federal court Monday to protect fans from flying bats and balls by ordering Major League Baseball to extend the safety netting at its ballparks the entire length of the foul lines.

07/13/2015

An A's fan was hit in the forehead with a broken bat during a game in Oakland. (Courtesy: Roberta Gonzales)

Dedicated A’s Fan Gets 9 Stitches After Taking Bat To The Face During Game

A dedicated A’s fan received nine stitches after getting hit in the face with a chunk of a broken bat during a game at the Oakland Coliseum.

07/01/2015

A fan is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Fan Severely Hurt By Broken Bat At Athletics – Red Sox Game Released From Hospital

A Massachusetts woman who was seriously hurt when a broken bat flew into the stands at Fenway Park last week has been released from a hospital.

06/12/2015

A fan is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Brett Lawrie Sends Flowers To Mom Hit By His Bat At Fenway Park

Athletics third baseman Brett Lawrie has sent flowers to the woman who was seriously injured when she was hit in the head by Lawrie’s broken bat at Fenway Park last week.

06/10/2015

A fan is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Friends Start Donation Website For Single Mom Hit By Bat At A’s-Red Sox Game

Friends have started an online fundraiser for a woman hit by a flying bat during Friday night’s game between the Oakland Athletics and the Boston Red Sox.

06/08/2015

A fan is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Fan Struck By Broken Bat At A’s – Red Sox Game Still Hospitalized With Life-Threatening Injuries

A fan whose head was bloodied by a broken bat that flew into the stands at Fenway Park was in the hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.

06/06/2015

A fan is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Woman Critically Injured By Broken Bat At Athletics-Red Sox Game

A woman watching the game between the Oakland A’s and Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park Friday evening was severely hurt by a broken bat that flew into the stands.

06/05/2015

Pitcher Pat Venditte #74 of the Oakland Athletics poses for a portrait during the spring training photo day at HoHoKam Stadium on February 28, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

A’s Call Up 2nd Switch Pitcher In Modern Major League Baseball History

The Athletics have reportedly promoted switch-pitcher Pat Venditte from Triple-A Nashville prior to Friday’s game against the Red Sox, according to MLB.com.

06/05/2015

Ben Zobrist #18 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates his grand slam against the Detroit Tigers with Marcus Semien #10 and Billy Burns #1 during the seventh inning at Comerica Park on June 2, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Athletics defeated the Tigers 5-3. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Viral Video: A’s Grand Slam Brings Homer-Catching Kid To Tears In Detroit

Every kid who brings a glove to the game dreams of making a fully outstretched grab on a home run ball, but what if that perfect moment comes at the expense of your favorite team? Apparently that scenario is quite tragic.

06/03/2015

A general view before Game Three of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park between the San Francisco Giants and the St. Louis Cardinals on October 14, 2014 in San Francisco.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

San Jose Ranked As 2nd Worst Baseball Town In America In Study We Can’t Really Explain

Here’s a study we just don’t get. Researchers over at WalletHub say San Jose – which has been working for years to land a Major League Baseball team – is among the worst baseball fans in the country. Meanwhile, up the 280 freeway, fans are enjoying some of the best baseball conditions at Stanford, according to a writeup from the personal finance analysis group.

06/02/2015

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