FKing Season Tickets have arrived! 70

Unpinning the last post, and pinning this one for a bit. Outstanding business from the last post: Need Brian’s payment for one game ($91) If you want to throw your name in on the free April/May tickets, respond to the first comment in this thread. New business (the tickets we are starting with). As always, ...

Front Row Seats 2014 213

You know the drill – the two best seats in the Coliseum and a VIP parking pass, with the proviso that they go to A’s fans at face value. By my reckoning the package will be $94 for most games and $84 for free parking Tuesdays. The full schedule is here. Post your requests in ...

Meet the new Grill. Same as the old Grill. 56

Much more about the Oakland Museum’s new Vinyl exhibit, also Giant Robot. Much more about the Raiders 2014 schedule. The tl/dr: it’s tough. Let’s have people Tweet their favorite NYPD photos #MyNYPD. What could possibly go wrong? The test of statistical rigor (mortis): 40,000 men and women every day? "Kraut will get you through times ...

game 21 — those damned green-collared tweakers better start running this here town 187

Gentry, CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .368 Lowrie, SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265 Donaldson, 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 Cespedes, LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 Norris, D, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270 Callaspo, DH 0 0 ...

Game 20: Tommy the Cat 246

He came slidin’ down the clubhouse tunnel like butter drippin’ off a hot biscuit. The aroma, the mean scent, was enough to arouse suspicion in even the oldest of Rangers that hung around the hot spot in those days. Crisp 8 Lowrie 6 Donaldson 5 Moss 3 Cespedes 7 Callaspo 10 Jaso 2 Reddick 9 ...

Oakland A’s BBQ Terrace July 5th 7

Several people have mentioned interest in renting out the A’s BBQ terrace for a game this season. The BBQ terrace is a great place to watch the game and it includes all you can eat dinner, water and sodas. The cost is $55 with a 50 person minimum which includes the food and the game ...

Game 19 – Rangers at A’s 144

No Sexy Feet tonight against Yu. It isn't Dirty Dancing 'cuz it doesn't make you vomit.

Mad Men – Season 7, Episode 2 – Changes 2

The episode had more than a few shining moments.

The Lounge where we take a running jump. 236

Hey! The A’s are taking names and making errors…but still winning games with pitchers I’ve never heard of. So, sit back and relax and lounge away.

Game 18: He is risen 134

Josh Reddick I mean. Back to life. Jesse Chavez washes his hands of a rocky first inning and the A’s prepare to pick up their pieces of the one true cross and hit against he Astros. Keep your sacred brooms at the ready. "Kraut will get you through times of no money better than money ...

game 17 – the untitled one 103

Gentry, CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .357 Lowrie, SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269 Donaldson, 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247 Cespedes, LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 Norris, D, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281 Callaspo, DH 0 0 ...

Game 16 thread: Athletics try to beat up on Bo’s ‘Stros 101

It’s the opener of a 6-game home stand, and the first of 13 consecutive games against the Rick Perry teams, which take us to the end of the month. Sonny Gray starts for the Green and Gold, opposed by RHP Jarred Cosart of Houston. Crisp CF, Lowrie SS, Donaldson 3B, Moss 1B, Cespedes LF, Callaspo ...