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Old 09-14-2017, 11:30 AM
Hitmen77 Hitmen77 is offline
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Default A's Select Site for Proposed New Privately-Financed Ballpark

We've heard talk about this before. But now with the Raiders officially leaving town, maybe this will actually get done. This is far from a done deal, though. It sounds like, at best, it might not break ground until 2021 and open in 2023.


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Old 09-14-2017, 01:27 PM
HomeFish HomeFish is offline
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With all the work that's been done to improve the Trop, the A's probably deserve a new stadium more than anyone else in MLB right now. Good luck to them getting this site.
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Old 09-14-2017, 03:22 PM
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I hope they stay in Oakland. I remember their great teams from the World Series championship days in the 70s.

I even have an A's t-shirt in my collection and I wouldn't mind seeing a game in the Coliseum before they leave. The A's are a good guilty-pleasure team for which to root.
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Old 09-14-2017, 06:21 PM
Grzegorz Grzegorz is offline
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"Dolich said he’s hopeful the A’s can overcome whatever issues may lie ahead and emphasized that announcing a desired site is a far different game from developing it."


Good luck in Cali...

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