Berry Jo

  • joined Nov 05, 2009
  • last login Jul 23, 2014
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Native Californian living in the Bay for most of my life. A's fan since 1968. Favorite World Series win?? Against the Giants in 1989 - the year the earth shook!!

I like many sports but follow the A's most closely.

I am the original and previously known as BERRYJO but I was tired of shouting my name!!

Name derivation for those who are interested:

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Oakland Athletics
  • NFL San Francisco 49ers
  • NCAAF California Golden Bears
  • Soccer United States Teams
  • Tennis Andy Roddick
User Blog

Efforts to Help Colorado Fire Victims Continue

This may not be the usual content for a Fan Post - but it is a call for help spearheaded by former CO residents Amanda and Brandon McCarthy and supported by the Athletics Community Fund - so I hope...


AN Tailgate

What a great way to celebrate and begin the new season. The dark days of winter are behind us - and the bright days of spring bring a new season for our Oakland Athletics. Yoo Hoo! Rumor has it...


AN Rivercats Road Trip - Version 2.0

A few of us got together in SAC last summer to see our AAA team try their luck.  We had a good time and decided we would do it again!  The summer is quickly slipping away  -  so I just made an...


Tailgate, Game, Fireworks....You Know You Want To! (Updated)

Fourth of July weekend seems like a great time for an AN get-together.  So - let's get together (yeah, yeah, yeah) before the fireworks game on Sat. July 2nd. This will be of the sort of unplanned,...


Mrs. McCarthy Wants YOUR Help!!!

Mrs. Mc Carthy is an AN favorite, already!   Many of us follow her tweets [@Mrs_McCarthy32] as well as the tweets of Mrs. McCarthy's husband, Brandon [@B__McCarthy]. Recently she contacted us...


AN -End of the Season Tailgate - Final Details

Final details - we are a go for Sunday.  We will gather starting at 10 or so in the North Parking lot on the side closest to the BART tracks.  We have a grill and a variety of foods - seafood,...


AN-d of the SeasAN Tailgate CelebrayshAN - Sunday, Sept. 26

Okay - so we don't really want the season to end - but we DO want to celebrate games and friendships and stand in line for the Dallas Braden bobblehead giveaway.  C'mon - you know you want to! The...


AN Tailgate - JULY 10. Order Your Tickets Now

As you know, AN Day is coming up on July 10th. Our Boys of Summer will be playing that team from the Southland - you know the one we all love to hate.  The game is a fireworks game as well....so...


Last Call for River Cats - July 2 & 3

Hey boys 'n' girls - there is still time if you wish to join us at the River Cats games on Friday July 2 & Sat July 3.  Tickets are only $19.00 per ticket.  The games are both evening contests AND...


AN Day in Sac 7/2 and/or 7/3 - Where We Meet the NRAFs and Watch the Capitol Cool Cats Play at Raley Field

It's time to get it together and get your tickets for the AN Day in Sacramento to see the River Cats play at Raley Field.  If you have never been to Raley Field it is a GREAT ballpark.  AND just...


ROAD TRIP!!!!! Let's Go See the Rivercats Play

So much has been going on this week what with the shower for BBG and the injuries and the games being played out of town.....I didn't want this post getting lost but if we're gonna do this - I want...


AN Showergate a Roaring Success - Pics Included

The day in Oakland was sunny and warm.  The grills were hot and the company was just as one would want for a relaxing day at the ballpark.  A last minute scratch on the NBAG was deftly handled by...


Spring Has Sprung: 2010 Baseball Season - Here We Come!!

Spring was already my favorite time of year.  It’s the time of year when the dark winter weather and days fade into the blissfully fabulous lengthening days of temperate warmth.  The days when you...


Spring Training or Bust!! Can anyone use tickets for 3/22?

I know every week and weekend that passes, a few of our lucky AN family make the pilgrimage to fun in the sun (except when it rains!!).  And we edge hopefully toward the 2010 season.....I am going...


Fan Appreciation Event - Will you be there?

Note:  I have only done a couple of DLD's and I am not sure if this belongs in a fan post or fan shot.  If it's in the wrong place - I'll move it.  I placed it here because it is potentially of...


DLD 1/1/2010 - A Top Ten for 2010

  WHAT?!?!??  The first DLD for 2010. Dave has his Top Ten.  And he has targeted Baseball more than once. Here's a possible Top Ten (Plus) reasons to be a baseball fan - in no particular order.  1...


DLD - 11/07/2009 - How to Keep Yourself Occupied in the Off-Season

Well AN - here is my first foray into a fan post - spurred on by  67Marquez.  Partially in response to his question - "What are we gonna do now?"  I wondered whether a topical DLD is better than a...

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