I hadn't been home to Oakland, California, in 15 years. To celebrate a milestone birthday, I decided give myself the trip of a lifetime - a 70 trip across the United States, which I was dubbing "70 Days Across America".
If you think the Oakland Coliseum is old, check out Stockholm Stadium, which was built in 1912. The beautiful red brick structure was renovated in 2012, proving that old sports facilities do not have to mean out of date.
The Oakland Coliseum was once considered one of the best sports venues in the United States, attracting a collection of professional sports franchises, from football to baseball, basketball, ice hockey,. and soccer.
A 2 day celebration will be held in Oaktown in early May on 66th Avenue, across from the Black Hole, a.k.a. the Oakland Coliseum .
#Oakland #Athletics Kick Off the 2015 Season with a Fan Fest at the Oakland Coliseum on 8 February 2015 with a chance to get up close and personal with baseball players and World Series Trophies .
Oakland A's team owners agree to terms proposed by city officials to extend their lease on the Oakland Coliseum. Is it time to break out the champagne?
Raider fans cheers and Oakland City Council votes to extend planning period for Coliseum City, which would include up to three sports stadiums.
With the tarps removed from the Third Deck, the largest crowd in nine years packed the Oakland Coliseum Friday night.
As the Oakland Raiders close out the 2012 National Football League season in San Diego, a.k.a. Baja Oakland, can they expect a home field advantage at Black Hole South?
It might be a battle of the basement, but the Oakland Raiders – Kansas City Chiefs rivalry is alive and well. Expect some fireworks today at the Black Hole!