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I am a dad.
I love the A's.
I love Pearl Jam.

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Mascot Wars: Episode 1

Recently, two of my daughters and I were watching MLB Network. As the "Live Look In" shots began to pile up, the girls started to notice the incredible lameness of all the various mascots. "Dad,"...


Why I Mostly Agree with Baseball Oakland: 95.7, A Diatribe is a site I read a lot. Mainly to see if any sort of news will come out from the Oakland camp on the ballpark front. Most of what I read there would qualify as politically...


Thank you, Gaslampians... and a request for help.

Not long ago, I came to this fine community and asked for advice on my first visit to your beautiful ballpark. You guys stepped up big time and my fmaily, friends and I had an outstanding day about...


Dearest Gaslampians... I come seeking advice

Greetings Gaslampians, My name is Jeff and I am coming to San Diego very soon. I'd like your help in organizing my Saturday, May 7th (AKA Bud Black Bobblehead Day). It shall be my maiden voyage to...

A's Beat the White Sox, 8-3


A bulleted recap of cool things from today's game (in no particular order): Ryan Sweeney hit a home run. Connor Jackson got some hits There was a commercial for the Oakland Zoo. I love the...

Saturday, Random Saturday: Jeffro Strikes Back!


Disney Princesses, Bobbleheads and Red Dawn... Oh My! Go A's.

Sunday, Random... Oh Wait: Everything I Ever Needed to Know About Life I Learned at an A's Game


Rules to live by. All of them learned at the 'ol ball yard.

Sunday, Random Sunday: The Opposite of Contraction


The A's are here to stay.

Sunday, Random Sunday: The Legion of Doom, or Something...


The A's are in this. Based on the Pop Culture/Super Hero Index

An Open Letter to A.H. Selig


Please, Bud. End the limbo.

Sunday, Random Sunday: Playoffs?!?!?!


Death to the BCS, the NHL Playoffs and Bud Selig, Oh My!

Sunday, Random Sunday: Japanese Invasion!!!!!


Random Thoughts about the A's on a Sunday Morning...

What's So Bad About Bud?


Bud isn't all that bad. Is he?

NLCS Game 1 Thread: Please let his be as good as the hype!


Roy Halladay v Tim Lincecum... Do I really need to say anything else?

Sunday, Random Sunday/Playoff Game Thread: Thinking Outside of the Box


A playoff thread and random thoughts on making the A's better than best. Baseball is good!

A's Sweep in Seattle, Finish at .500


The season ends on the upswing. A's sweep in Seattle.

Game Thread Game 162, part 2: A's v Mariners

We head to the final home stretch of the season.... A's have the bases loaded with one out, Carter up.


Open Thread Game 162: A's v. Mariners

The A' and Mariners finish the season. Come join us while we chat about it. Go A's!

Rangers Rock A's, 16-9


A's and Rangers play baseball. Spring Training breaks out in the 8th.


Open Thread Game 155: A's v Rangers

A's v. Rangers, the first game of 2010 that doesn't matter! Come and chat about the game with us.

A's Beat Twins, 6-2. Take Series.


A's beat the Twins. Win the series.


Open Thread: A's v Twins, The Rubber Match

A's v. Twins. Come and chat.

Sunday, Random Sunday: Strange Things are Afoot at the Circle K


Random thoughts on a Sunday. Bill King, Chris Carter, Brad Ziegler, Bud Selig and Playoff Races.

Boston Beats Oakland in the Battle of the Bulldogs, 5-3


The A's blow the sweep. Again.

Game Thread Continued, again: A's and Sox Game 3

The Battle of Bulldogs meme has sort of gone by the wayside. The bad guys lead 4-3. New thread mojo for the home stretch! Go A's.

Game Thread Continued: A's and Red Sox

The Battle of Bulldogs continues with both dodging base on balls induced bullets, though Beckett has budged. 1-0 A's as we head to the fourth.... Go A's!


Open Thread Oakland A's v. Boston Red Sox, Game 3: SWEEEEEEEEP (maybe)!

The A's and Sox square off. Come join us and talk about it as it happens.

Sunday, Random Sunday: Bob, Would You Do Something?!?!?!?


Sunday, Random Sunday. Bob Geren needs to get thrown out more, and various other ramblings.

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