The Oakland Athletics team is one that has a lot of fans scattered all over the country. They are professional in their play and are based in California. They form part of the Western Division of the MLB and are in the American League. This team have played their home games from the year 1968 till present at the O. co Coliseum.
The term ‘athletics’, part of the team’s name was derived from the club called Philadelphia Athletics in the 19th century. However, the Oakland Athletics are more commonly known by their nickname, the ‘As’. This is an allusion to the gothic type font which forms their logo. In fact, the nickname is probably more popular than the actual team’s name itself, and there are people who still do not know the real name of the team. Fans now have the golden opportunity of getting cheap Oakland Athletics Tickets at affordable and discounted rates.