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The Ultimate Sports Guide publishes definitive baseball and football issues every year for avid San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California sports fans. Distributed free of charge, each seasonal issue provides extensive professional and collegiate team coverage through feature articles, player interviews and profiles, photo essays, schedules, seating charts and directories. Issues become invaluable sports reference guides throughout the season and the full-color, glossy, 120-page magazine is often referred to as the Bay Area's own Sports Illustrated.
The Oakland A's are celebrating the club's 50th anniversary throughout this season and the All-Star break seemed like a good time to look into the history of this storied franchise. This is especially appropriate since the team is playing at such a high level and showing home run power that has been their signature since they came to Oakland.
Since moving from Kansas City in 1967 the A's have been owned by only four entities:
1968-1980: Charles O. Finley -- 13 years
1981-1995: Walter Haas, Wally Haas and Roy Eisenhardt -- 15 years
1996-2004: Steve Schott/Ken Hofmann -- 9 years
2005-2018: Lew Wolff/John ... Read More.
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* The Designated Hitter and The Shift
* Golden State Warriors v. Cleveland Cavaliers
* Sabermetrics, Launch Angle and Statcast
* Oakland Athletics' Future Is Bright
* Oakland Coliseum Is Still In The Game
* Houston Astros To Visit The White House
* A's New Ballpark -- Are The Athletics Still At Home Plate
* Rafael Palmeiro at 53 -- Needs One More Game
* Remembering Billy Martin -- A Flawed Man But A Great Manager