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O.co ColiseumOakland Athletics

7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, CA, 94621

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    O.co Coliseum, originally known as the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum, is home to Major League Baseball’s Oakland Athletics and the National Football League’s Oakland Raiders. It is the only multi-purpose stadium remaining serving pro baseball and pro football. Major League Soccer’s San Jose Earthquakes used the stadium for home games from 2008-2009. The Coliseum features an underground design where the playing surface is below ground level, 21 feet below sea level. In addition, a hill was built around the perimeter of the stadium giving the Coliseum the illusion of being a single-level facility. The Coliseum is unique in that it has the most foul territory of any major league ballpark.

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    History

    In the 1960s, business leaders in Oakland sought to raise the city’s identity with the construction of a sports complex. Seeking to compete with their nearby neighbors in San Francisco, the city began plans for a stadium west of the Elmhurst district of East Oakland. Oakland was considered a prime candidate for a MLB franchise. Additionally, the American Football League’s Raiders were seeking an upgrade from Frank Youell Field. The Raiders played their first season at the Coliseum in 1966. The A’s would begin play at the park in 1968 after moving from Kansas City. The Oakland Invaders of the United States Football League played in the Coliseum from 1983 to 1985. In 1995, the Raiders returned to Oakland after moving to Los Angeles and playing in the L.A. Coliseum. The Oakland Coliseum underwent major renovations in 1996 with the addition of football seating that spans the outfield of the baseball configuration.

    Venue

    • O.co Coliseum
      7000 Coliseum Way   Oakland, CA 94621
      Call at (510) 569-2121

    Venue Details

    • 1968
    • City of Oakland/Alameda County
    • Outdoor
    • Skid More, Owings, Merrill
    • Overstock.com
    • Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
    • No
    • Yes
    • 3 on east side, 3 on west
    • Grass
    • 35067

    Dimensions

    • 330Ft
    • 388Ft
    • 400Ft
    • 388Ft
    • 330Ft
    • Left and right fields
    • 3rd base
  • ATMs

    • Main concourse sections 113, 120, 101, 134, 109, 125, 141
    • Club concourse section 218
    • Outside stadium on plaza

    Gates

      • A-D
      • Yes
  • Parking:

    • Lots A-H, K, Malibu Lot - Car parking

      • 17
      • No
    • Lots A-H, Malibu Lot - Bus/Limo Par

      • 30
      • No
    • Lot B Reserved - Tailgating

      • 100
      • Yes
  • Tickets

    • Value Deck: 12
    • Plaza Outfield: 18
    • Bleachers: 13
    • Plaza reserved: 9
    • Plaza level: 24
    • Field level: 26
    • Plaza infield: 28
    • Lower box: 30
    • Field infield: 35
    • Plaza Club: 36
    • MVP: 48
    • Diamond Level: 200

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  • Merchandise:

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    • Specialty concessions

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      • Section 105 and 129 main concourse and C and D entry gates
      • -
      • Main concourse behind section 114
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      2013-10-02 15:50:49

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      2013-11-26 02:57:46

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      2014-05-05 19:15:37

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    • San Jose MLB appeal set for August

      2014-06-04 16:48:32

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    • Why a new lease for the A’s at O.co Coliseum might not be reason

      2014-07-01 16:53:12

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    • A's lease details: new scoreboard, better plumbing

      2014-07-02 17:54:27

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    • Raiders' stadium developer opposed to A's stadium lease

      2014-07-10 14:36:57

    • Is Raiders stadium roof proposal over the top?

      2014-07-30 18:53:12

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    • Oakland needs big money to build new stadiums

      2014-08-04 14:19:10

      By Will Kane - San Francisco Chronicle

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    • A's approach architect about building new ballpark in Oakland

      2014-08-07 20:07:56

  • Policies

    General Info

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    • All items subject to search
    • Y
    • Designated areas

    Carry-In Restrictions

    • Handheld personal use only
    • Soft-sided allowed
    • Allowed
    • Allowed
    • 16x16x8" Maximum allowed

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