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  1. Ever wonder why Zubaz are trending in the A’s clubhouse?

    Aug 2, 2013, 7:06 PM PDT

    “They are so ugly, but they are so awesome. Awesomely ugly.” Ever wonder how Zubaz became the newest trend in the A’s clubhouse?

  2. Vegas oddsmakers like the A’s, don’t like the Giants

    Aug 2, 2013, 6:37 PM PDT

    Vegas oddsmakers like the A’s chances to win their division, and don’t like the Giants chances to repeat as World Series Champions. Find out who they forecast being the two teams in the World Series.

  3. Field of Links: Buck and McCarver in Oakland could be a sign of the sports apocalypse

    Aug 2, 2013, 10:26 AM PDT

    Joe Buck and Tim McCarver will broadcast their first-ever regular season game in Oakland. The Giants are wearing their big boy pants proudly. Plus, all the links, .GIFs, and images you need to stay entertained.

  4. Throwback Thursday: The Man of Steal

    Aug 1, 2013, 12:13 PM PDT

    Before Rickey Henderson became the greatest base thief of all-time, he had to reach the century mark. On this week in 1982, he swiped his 100th base and went on to steal 30 more that year.

  5. Field of Links: Why you don’t want MLB to kiss A-Rod goodbye

    Aug 1, 2013, 9:41 AM PDT

    Why a lifetime ban for A-Rod would be bad for baseball and great for the Yankees. Plus, an insane glove flip, how Brian Wilson is already embracing LA, and find out what happened when some guy jumped off a tall platform in a Superman cape.

  6. Field of Links: Trade deadline hysteria and the worst fist pump ever

    Jul 31, 2013, 9:23 AM PDT

    Trade deadline hysteria sets in. The worst fist pump ever. Plus all of the most clickable links of the day. Stop by to be entertained.

  7. Three A’s prospects have a unique living situation

    Jul 30, 2013, 5:10 PM PDT

    Oakland Athletics prospects Michael Choice, Michael Taylor, and Bruce Billings give Field of Teams a tour of their three-bedroom apartment in Sacramento.

  8. Field of Links: ‘Encouragement’ is the word of the day for the Bay Area’s sports teams

    Jul 30, 2013, 9:46 AM PDT

    ‘Encouragement’ seemed to be the word of the day for the Bay Area’s field of teams. Find out how President Obama gave the Giants a second-half nudge, why the Oakland A’s could suddenly be even more dangerous, and how the San Jose Sharks made a big splash. Oh, and all the links, .GIFs and tweets you can handle.

  9. A case of the Mondays: The A’s got groovy while the Raiders did pushups

    Jul 29, 2013, 9:18 AM PDT

    Here are the top 5 stories you may have missed this weekend. Find out how the A’s got groovy, the Giants met their enemy, why the Raiders dropped and gave 10, and why Steph Curry had the most interesting weekend ever.

  10. Wondering which 60s songs the A’s players chose for throwback day?

    Jul 27, 2013, 12:46 PM PDT

    The A’s turned back the clock to 1969. Find out what songs the A’s young players chose to walk out to.

  11. Field of Links: Pigeons, tigers, and Seahawks. Oh my!

    Jul 26, 2013, 7:55 AM PDT

    A recent study showed that people care more about animals than other people. Angels reliever Dane De La Rosa proved that on Thursday. Plus, find out which NFL player brought a tiger to training camp, which international pop star was seen rocking a Sharks jersey, and how Colin Kaepernick has become top dog.

  12. Jed Lowrie, pro ballplayer and travel photographer

    Jul 23, 2013, 9:11 AM PDT

    For Oakland Athletics infielder Jed Lowrie, the click of a camera shutter can be just as exhilarating as the crack of a baseball bat.

  13. A case of the Mondays: Colon’s CG, Sharknado won’t go away

    Jul 22, 2013, 9:22 AM PDT

    Here are the top 5 things you may have missed this weekend. Find out why a tummy ache couldn’t stop Bartolo Colon, how the Giants made another big mistake, why the Sharknado won’t die, and how Justin Bieber tarnished an NHL dressing room.

  14. Ever wonder how an MLB dugout is prepared?

    Jul 21, 2013, 8:47 PM PDT

    Have you ever wondered how an MLB dugout is prepared for a game? Here’s a behind the scenes look.

  15. Throwback Thursday: The 2002 All-Star Game tie debacle

    Jul 18, 2013, 4:01 PM PDT

    This time, it didn’t count. In this edition of Throwback Thursday, we’re looking back on the 2002 All-Star Game debacle at Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The game ended in an 11-inning, 7-7 tie, leaving Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig with egg on his face in his hometown.

  16. A case of the Mondays: Nobody puts Timmy in a corner

    Jul 15, 2013, 9:02 AM PDT

    Here are the top-five things you may have missed this weekend. Find out how Lincecum channeled “Dirty Dancing” before his no-hitter, how Cespedes is preparing for the home run derby, and why some PGA Tour pros are pretending to be Happy Gilmore.

  17. A case of the Mondays: Romo rage, All-Star snubs

    Jul 8, 2013, 9:25 AM PDT

    Here are the top five things you may have missed this weekend. Why Giants closer Sergio Romo enraged the Giants. How the Bay Area’s baseball teams got snubbed, and why taunting and clowning and opponent is a bad idea.

  18. A case of the Mondays: Top 5 things you may have missed this weekend

    Jul 1, 2013, 1:15 AM PDT

    Here are the top five stories you may have missed while you were doing important things this weekend. Find out why the Bernie Lean may be done in Oakland, and how Madison Bumgarner cracked some smiles in the Giants clubhouse.

  19. Ever wonder how far the Coco Lean Bobblehead can lean?

    Jun 28, 2013, 2:22 PM PDT

    Have you ever wondered how far the Coco Lean Bobblehead actually leans? Or how it is made? Or how much plastic it takes to make 15,000 bobbleheads? All of these answers are one click away.

  20. What’s up with Doolittle’s pink backpack?

    Jun 27, 2013, 12:25 PM PDT

    Have you ever wondered what the deal is with that weird pink backpack that A’s reliever Sean Doolittle carries to the bullpen? Or what exactly is inside it? Read more for the answer.

  21. Ever wonder where the A’s left field art comes from?

    Jun 25, 2013, 5:46 PM PDT

    Have you ever wondered where those elaborate paintings in left field at the Oakland Coliseum come from? We found the artist.

  22. A case of the Mondays: Top 5 things you may have missed this weekend

    Jun 24, 2013, 5:20 PM PDT

    There’s always a lot going on during the weekend. If you weren’t lucky enough to spend the past two days on the couch, you can catch up on the top five sports items you may have missed here.

  23. Throwback Thursday: The A’s Mustache Gang

    Jun 19, 2013, 5:37 PM PDT

    It’s Throwback Thursday, and on this week in 1972, the Oakland Athletics Mustache Gang was officially born. Find out what actually led to the A’s trademark facial fuzz.

  24. A case of the Mondays: What you may have missed this weekend

    Jun 17, 2013, 12:02 PM PDT

    Welcome to what we’re calling ‘A case of the Mondays.’ Here you can catch up on the top five things you may have missed while you were doing more important stuff over the course of the weekend.

  25. Mariano Rivera’s surprise delivery for an A’s employee

    Jun 12, 2013, 11:45 AM PDT

    Betcha’ didn’t know that MLB’s all-time saves leader also doubles as a pizza delivery man. Find out why Mariano Rivera surprised an A’s team employee with a meal.

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