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  1. Ever wonder how the Giants chalk their infield?

    Jul 5, 2013, 2:08 PM PDT

    Less than an inch can alter the course of history in Major League Baseball. It is imperative that field dimensions are exact and that umpires have a clearly defined boundary to determine whether a ball is fair or foul. So how exactly do they do it?

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

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