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Lawsuit calls for more safety netting at ballparks

...The proposed class action was filed on behalf of Gail Payne, who has tickets in an unprotected section at the Oakland Coliseum, by Hilliard's Texas-based firm, Hilliard Munoz Gonzalez. A Web site asks other season ticket-holders to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-13/lawsuit-calls-more-safet
Pro teams in Northern California get creative in order to conserve water

...is followed by an announcement about keeping the ballpark tidy to reduce postgame cleansing.Across the bay, the Oakland Coliseum sits 22 feet below sea level and thus requires less water because the field holds the moisture better. The A's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-12/pro-teams-northern-calif
Oakland Raiders win partial victory against stadium

...SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Al Davis and his Oakland Raiders were awarded $34.2 million Tuesday by a jury that found Oakland coliseum officials failed to deliver on promises of sold-out stadiums in luring the team back from Los Angeles. The verdict...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/27/pro_386439.shtml
NFL
It's only a preseason game, but not to Raiders fans

...Francisco 49ers have flourished, it's a big deal. When the Raiders play host to the 49ers on Monday night, the Oakland Coliseum will be sold out for the first time in nearly two years. It will be the first time the 49ers are playing in Oakland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/30/foo_269034.shtml
Food
Malone ends All-Star holdout with game-day arrival

...Malone, a two-time league MVP and 12-time All-Star, arrived hours before the league's showcase at the Oakland Coliseum Arena. He insisted the test of wills between him and NBA rulers and his distaste for the way the league is promoting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/14/nba_282784.shtml
NBA
Malone ended All-Star holdout with game-day arrival

...Malone, a two-time league MVP and 12-time All-Star, arrived hours before the league's showcase at the Oakland Coliseum Arena. He insisted the test of wills between him and NBA rulers and his distaste for the way the league is promoting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/14/nba_282790.shtml
NBA
Cardinals sign Carson Palmer to a three-year contract extension

...Antonio.Team officials declined to comment on the meeting. The Raiders are in the final year of their lease at the Oakland Coliseum and are seeking a long-term deal. JETS: Cornerback Darrin Walls has been ruled out for the team's game against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-11-07/cardinals-sign-carson-palmer-
Justin Verlander and Sonny Gray pick back up in Game 5

...will have Verlander on the mound again tonight after he pitched a four-hit shutout in the 2012 clincher at the Oakland Coliseum."Well, you don't pretend. It's not just another game," Verlander said after the Tigers evened the series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-09/justin-verlander-and-son
Top-ranked Arizona knocked from ranks of unbeaten by California

...Pac-12) their first victory over a top-ranked opponent since Jan. 30, 1994, when they beat UCLA 85-70 at the Oakland Coliseum."I think it's just good for Cal, and I think it's good for the university and the students to come out and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-02-02/top-ranked-arizona-knocke
Justin Verlander hurls Detroit Tigers into the ALCS

...both sides in their recent October rivalry.Detroit held another clinching party in the visiting clubhouse of the Oakland Coliseum, where a raucous crowd of 46,959 swirled yellow towels until Benoit threw his hands in the air at the final out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-10/justin-verlander-hurls-d