Tag: Oakland

A’s phew moment as Vegas venue Bill gets nod

Oakland Athletics stadium update 14-6-2023

A stadium financing Bill aimed at drawing the Major League Baseball (MLB) team Oakland Athletics to Las Vegas (US) cleared a major hurdle on June 13th after being approved by the Nevada Senate, but not before lawmakers amended the measure to strengthen its benefits for the community. ‘SN’... » Read more

A’s scaled-down venue plans on Tropicana site

Oakland A’s reached agreement for stadium site in Las Vegas

The Major League Baseball (MLB) team Oakland Athletics have reached an agreement with Bally’s and Gaming and Leisure Properties to build a potential stadium on the Tropicana hotel site along the Las Vegas Strip in United States. ‘AP’ stated that Bally’s Corporation made the announcement on... » Read more

‘A’ ballpark may come at a price for Oakland

Oakland A’s new stadium update January 2023

Oakland (California, US) may miss out on millions of dollars in grant money that could advance the Major League Baseball (MLB) team Oakland ‘A’s’ proposed ballpark at the City’s port. ‘CBS News’ stated that the U.S. Department of Transportation failed to recommend that Oakland get... » Read more

‘A’s’ venue plans delay get MLB boss’s goat

Oakland A’s stadium update December 2022

At the recent Winter Meetings, the Major League Baseball (MLB) Commissioner Rob Manfred hit the bully pulpit and scolded the City of Oakland in California, US, for its laggardly approach to finding hundreds of millions of dollars to fund the necessary infrastructural improvements for a massive new... » Read more

‘A’s’ miss Oakland bus; keep Vegas plans open

Oakland Athletics stadium update October 2022

A key deadline to keep hope alive for Oakland officials and the Major League Baseball (MLB) team Oakland Athletics (US) to reach agreement on a new Bay Area ballpark by year’s end has come and gone. ‘Las Vegas Review-Journal’ stated that could be good news for Southern Nevada as the... » Read more

‘A’s’ ballpark project passes EIR acid test

Oakland A’s ballpark take step forward

A ruling made recently could turn out to be game-changing for Oakland in California (US) and the Major League Baseball (MLB) team Oakland Athletics in their quest for a new waterfront ballpark at Howard Terminal in Oakland. ‘NBC Sports’ stated that in April, three lawsuits by the East Oakland... » Read more

‘A’s’ waterfront ballpark plans inch forward

Oakland Athletics stadium update June 2022

A California agency recently cleared the way for the Major League Baseball (MLB) team Oakland Athletics (US) to continue planning a $12 billion waterfront ballpark project. ‘USA Today’ stated that the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission voted 23-2 to reclassify a 56-acre... » Read more