Pitchers and Catchers report on February 13th.
Fans report on January 26th.
Kick off the 2008 Oakland A’s season by attending FanFest on Saturday, January 26th, from 10:00AM-3:00PM at McAfee Coliseum. A’s manager Bob Geren, along with current A’s players, coaches, and broadcasters will be present to interact with fans during several autograph sessions, photo sessions, Q&A sessions, and more.
Highlights of this year’s FanFest include a special Cooperstown Hall of Fame exhibit and exclusive photo and autograph sessions with Hall of Fame pitcher Rollie Fingers. Fans can also learn the important aspects of the game in the "Baseball 101"area, or take a behind the scenes tour of the Clubhouse, Batting cages, and Dugout. There will be music, food, games, and an A’s memorabilia sale that will feature jerseys and other used game day items from your favorite players. Admission is $10.00 and all proceeds will benefit the Oakland A’s Community Fund and help in the fight against childhood obesity.
You may purchase FanFest tickets by visiting oaklandathletics.com or by calling 877-493-BALL. Tickets are also available for purchase at the A’s Tickets Services Office, located at McAfee Coliseum. Ticket Services is open Monday-Friday from 10am-4pm. You may also purchase tickets on the day of the event.
Tickets for the autograph sessions will be sold exclusively online beginning Tuesday, January 22nd at 10am. To purchase autograph session tickets, please visit oaklandathletics.com. The Rollie Fingers Auctions will begin January 7th. Log onto oaklandathletics.com to bid on these exclusive opportunities with the Oakland A’s Hall of Famer.
Single game tickets will go on sale at the Gate D Box Office at 9:00am. FanFest is a great day of fun for the whole family, so bring everyone out to the stadium and help us kick off the 2008 baseball season!