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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Oakland Athletics now play in Ring Central Coliseum

The ballpark in which the Athletics play in Oakland, California will now have a new name. The San Francisco Chronicle reports it will become the Ring Central Coliseum, named after the cloud based communications company for the low, low price of $1 million.

Odd that the authorities in Oakland would dedicate their stadium in honor of Wagerian opera, but who are we to tell them otherwise?

 

QLE Posted: May 15, 2019 at 05:36 AM | 7 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: athletics, naming rights, oakland coliseum

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   1. Walt Davis Posted: May 15, 2019 at 06:13 AM (#5842177)
So the sodas are free again?
   2. . Posted: May 15, 2019 at 07:28 AM (#5842186)
Götterdämmerung Park would be a cool name.
   3. Rennie's Tenet Posted: May 15, 2019 at 08:42 AM (#5842201)
They should do Siegfried Stadium first, while Bernie Kopell is still around to appreciate it.
   4. Starring RMc as Bradley Scotchman Posted: May 15, 2019 at 07:54 PM (#5842566)
"Dis ist OAKLAND! We don't BUNT here...!"
   5. caspian88 Posted: May 15, 2019 at 08:46 PM (#5842573)
So you get seven days to take someone else to attend an A's game or you die from the horror you're subjected to?
   6. A triple short of the cycle Posted: May 15, 2019 at 11:02 PM (#5842622)
It will be always the O-Dot-Co Coliseum to me. And the MacAfee Coliseum of course - Meet you at the Mac! And the Network Associates Coliseum.
   7. The Honorable Ardo Posted: May 15, 2019 at 11:09 PM (#5842625)
You're telling me we couldn't have raised $1.05 million to rename it Primate Coliseum? With free admission for all Baseball Think Factory members?

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