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Oakland Athletics 50th Anniversary

50th Anniversary Game Information

See below for information regarding the 50th Anniversary Game on April 17. 35,000 fans will receive a 50th Anniversary Tote Bag courtesy of MLB Network. If you are a Season Ticket Member, please click here. This page will be updated with any new or additional information as it becomes available.

Parking and Transportation Information

Parking gates will open at 12:00 p.m. If you drive, you will be directed to a parking spot by A's parking staff. Fans are welcome to tailgate, but parking spaces will not allowed to be saved. As with all games, the A's highly recommend taking public transportation, such as BART and Capitol Corridor. Capitol Corridor will run a special late service train after the game at 10:30 p.m.

Ballpark Entry Information

Stadium gates will open at 4:30 p.m. Seating is general admission on a first-come, first-served basis, with the exclusion of suites, Diamond Level, and Field Box. Please do not reserve seats for fans arriving later. All tickets for the 50th Anniversary game have already been distributed, there will be no tickets available online or at the Box Office the day of.

Concession Information

All concession stands will be open on April 17. Some concession stands may be cash only, and there will be ATMs available. The Coliseum Team Stores will feature a 1968 Oakland T-shirt, as well as a limited number of authentic jerseys and hats that the team will be wearing that day.

Season Ticket Member 50th Anniversary Game Information

See below for information regarding the 50th Anniversary Game as it relates to Season Ticket Members. If you have any other questions, feel free to either reach out to your Membership Services rep, call the STM hotline at 510-568-5600, or email tickets@athletics.com

Parking and Transportation Information

Parking gates will open at 12:00 p.m. If you have a VIP, Diamond Level, or Field Box parking pass you will be allowed to park in your normal area. If you have any questions regarding this, feel free to reach out to your Membership Services representative.

Ballpark Entry Information

Stadium gates will open for Season Ticket Members at 3:30 p.m. Season Ticket Members can enter through C Gate, D Gate, and the two Season Ticket Member entrances, as well as any entrance on Championship Plaza by providing your STM ID card (either hard copy or digital) or any version of the Season Ticket Member General Admission tickets for April 17.

Sections 106-128 will be held for Season Ticket Members and their guests. Please do not reserve seats for fans arriving later. These sections will be held for Season Ticket Members until first pitch, at which point they will be opened to other fans if not entirely filled. If you have a suite, Diamond Level, or Field Box ticket for April 17, you will still be able to sit there.

50th Anniversary Game Tickets

Thank you for your interest in the 50th Anniversary Game on April 17! Due to the tremendous response from A's fans, tickets are no longer available at this time. 

You can guarantee tickets to the 50th Anniversary Game by purchasing a mini-pack here, or by becoming a Season Ticket Member.

50 Years of Oakland A's Baseball

50th Anniversary Team

Introducing the Oakland Athletics 50th Anniversary Team! Fans were invited to vote for the Oakland Athletics 50th Anniversary Team during the 2017 regular season. The Oakland Athletics 50th Anniversary Team will be honored at events during the 2018 season, including a special pregame ceremony on Opening Night on March 30.

Presented alphabetically by last name

Sal Bando
Vida Blue
Dallas Braden
Eric Byrnes
Bert "Campy" Campaneris
Jose Canseco
Yoenis Cespedes
Eric Chavez
Coco Crisp
Khris Davis
Josh Donaldson
Sean Doolittle
Jermaine Dye

Dennis Eckersley*
Mark Ellis
Rollie Fingers*
Ray Fosse
Mike Gallego
Jason Giambi
Sonny Gray
Dick Green
Scott Hatteberg
Dave Henderson
Rickey Henderson*
Ken Holtzman
Tim Hudson

Jim "Catfish" Hunter*
Reggie Jackson*
Carney Lansford
Mark McGwire
Mark Mulder
Dwayne Murphy
Mike Norris
Bill North
John "Blue Moon" Odom
Tony Phillips
Josh Reddick
Joe Rudi
Terry Steinbach

Dave Stewart
Kurt Suzuki
Nick Swisher
Miguel Tejada
Gene Tenace
Frank Thomas*
Stephen Vogt
Walt Weiss
Bob Welch
Curt Young
Barry Zito

*Baseball Hall of Fame

Watch the 50th Anniversary Team in action

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