Oakland CA Sports TeamsOakland Raiders In 1960, Oakland was awarded former the Minneapolis franchise and Eddie Erdelatz was appointed the Raiders’ first head coach. Subsequent head coaches were Al Davis and John Madden. The Oakland Raiders have captured three World Championships with each win marked by dominating performances in all three phases of the game—offense, defense and special teams. In Super Bowl XI, the Raiders dominated the Minnesota Vikings 32-14 in Pasadena, California. In Super Bowl XV, the Raiders became the first team in NFL history to claim a championship as a Wild Card playoff team. In Super Bowl XVIII, the 12-4 Raiders ran roughshod over the Washington Redskins 38-9 on what NFL Films dubbed “Black Sunday.”
For more information, visit www.raiders.com.
Oakland A’s. The Oakland A’s go back to 1901 when the team started in Philadelphia. During their 54-year tenure in the City of Brotherly Love, they produced such Hall of Famers as Jimmie Foxx, Lefty Grove, Connie Mack, and Tris Speaker. In 1955, the team moved to Kansas City. Five years later, Charlie Finley purchases a controlling interest in the team, moving them to Oakland in 1968. The team goes on to win three consecutive World Series in 1972, 1973 and 1974 with such greats as Reggie Jackson, Rollie Fingers, Jim “Catfish” Hunter and Vida Blue. Their last World Series victory came in 1989 against their cross-bay rivals, the San Francisco Giants in the famed “earthquake series.” For more information, visit http://oakland.athletics.mlb.com/index.jsp?c_id=oak
McAfee Coliseum/Oracle Arena Sports Package. Score a newly-remodeled room and great service at the Days Inn Oakland Airport, your ticket to nearby McAfee Coliseum and Oracle Arena. These two classic sports venues are home to three classic sports franchises—the Oakland Raiders, the Oakland Athletics and the Golden State Warriors. Enjoy exciting football, baseball or basketball action by taking advantage of the McAfee Coliseum/Oracle Arena Sports Package. The package includes two night’s stay and continental breakfast. Please call the hotel to inquire.
McAfee Coliseum/Oracle Arena Sports Package includes:
- Two Night’s Stay
- Continental breakfast
McAfee Coliseum/Oracle Arena Sports Package is priced starting at $149.00 plus tax.
Days Hotel Oakland Airport - Coliseum
8350 Edes Avenue, Oakland, CA 94621
Phone: 510-568-1880 Fax: 510-569-4652