Owner Lew Wolff Selling His Stake In The Oakland A'sReal estate developer Lew Wolff, who has been the managing partner of the Oakland Athletics, is selling the majority of his stake in the team and stepping down from his leadership role
A’s Majority Owner Reportedly Takes Leading Role In Stadium PushOakland A's managing partner Lew Wolff is reportedly taking a back seat in the team’s ongoing quest to build a new stadium to replace the aging Oakland Coliseum.
Developer Expected To Present Plans For Raiders- A's Shared Oakland Site On MondayWe may know sometime Monday whether a plan to build a new football stadium for the Oakland Raiders in the East Bay is still in play. A San Diego developer is expected to present proposed plans for a $1 billion stadium project.
Oakland A's Owner Lew Wolff Says Move To San Jose 'Not Worth A Nasty Battle'Oakland A’s owner Lew Wolff said a possible move to San Jose is “not worth a nasty battle” over territorial rights with the San Francisco Giants, and is hopeful the city’s new mayor can help them get a new stadium built in Oakland.
Raiders, A's Asked To Compete For Best Plan To Redevelop Oakland ColiseumIn a political shift that signals change at Oakland City Hall, the mayor and Alameda County appear to be on the same page to allow both the A's and the Raiders to submit competing proposals for the Coliseum site.
Oakland Mayoral Candidate Returns Campaign Donations From A's Owner Lew WolffOakland mayoral candidate Rebecca Kaplan's campaign says she'll return 21-hundred dollars in donations from Oakland Athletics owner Lew Wolff and his family.
Selig ‘Frustrated’ Over Unresolved A’s Ballpark Situation, Reiterates Need For New StadiumBud Selig will likely leave his tenure as baseball commissioner early next year with one unsettled situation that has him "frustrated." The Oakland Athletics still don't have the new ballpark he says he believes they desperately need.
Jump On Tomorrow: A's Lease Vote, Richmond Refinery Ruling, Lucy Li, 'Terminator' At Oracle, Victoria's Secret ModelsA's lease deal; Richmond refinery ruling; young golfer Lucy Li; Terminator filming in Redwood Shores; 'Best Movie Fest' and Victoria's Secret models come to Union Square
Phil Matier: A’s Agree To 10-Year-Lease Extension To Keep Playing In OaklandThe A's have agreed to a 10-year lease extension to keep them playing ball in Oakland, but it really only requires them to play at the Coliseum for two.
Oakland City Council Prepared To Vote On A’s Lease Deal; Mayor Quan Seeks Postponement The Oakland City Council has called a special session for Wednesday night, and they are expected to vote on the A's lease deal.
Oakland A’s Lease Agreement Could Be Tweaked Behind Closed Doors MondayOakland City Council is set to meet behind closed doors Monday to go over details of the A’s lease agreement that was approved by the Coliseum board last Thursday.
Oakland A's Deal May Be In Jeopardy As Mayor Quan, Others Want To Make ChangesWhile stadium officials approved a 10-year lease extension for the A’s at the Oakland Coliseum on Thursday, the deal already appears to be unraveling as some in City Hall, including Mayor Jean Quan are attempting to rework the agreement.
Coliseum Officials Approve Oakland A's Lease ExtensionA 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.
A's Owner Threatens Immediate Pull-Out From Oakland If Coliseum Extension RejectedA'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.
Oakland A's Coliseum Extension In Limbo After Raucous, Outrage-Filled Meeting, City Council No-ShowsA 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.