Raw Sewage Flooded The Locker Rooms In Oakland Yesterday

It has not been a great few years for hygiene at the stadia of the American League West. Earlier this year, a Houston Astros vendor pooped next to his snowcones. Before that, rats scurried all over Angel Stadium. (And, oh god, let us not forget the bees. So many bees.) And now a scourge has hit poor, unloved… »6/17/13 12:06pm6/17/13 12:06pm

Raiders Will Reduce Seating Capacity To The NFL's Smallest In Attempt To Avoid TV Blackouts

Oakland came in dead last in attendance this season, an average of 54,217 per game. That's just 86 percent of the capacity at Coliseum, already one of the smallest stadiums in the NFL at 63,132. Not small enough. Nearly every game, the Raiders ran up against the NFL's blackout rules, which dictate that 85 percent… »2/07/13 2:45pm2/07/13 2:45pm