STOCKTON (CBS13) — While the Oakland Athletics may have left Raley Field, it’s still making their minor-league team in Stockton the top destination for some of their stars.
Now the Stockton Ports are in the playoffs under the lights in Stockton.
The A’s Coco Crisp, Sean Doolittle and Pat Venditte have all make Stockton their home for rehab starts. This is the only minor-league affiliate for Oakland after Sacramento switched to the San Francisco Giants before this season.
The Ports won their playoff game against the San Jose Giants 4-2, setting up a deciding game on Friday starting at 7:10 p.m.