A’s owner John Fisher speaks: ‘We did everything we could’ to stay in Oakland

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The Mercury News

Finally, John Fisher is making public remarks. The Oakland A’s owner addressed the media shortly after the MLB owners voted to approve the A’s move to Las Vegas at the owners’ meetings in Arlington, Texas, on Thursday morning. “I understand that it is an incredibly difficult day for Oakland fans,” he told reporters.“And I just want to say we made every effort and did everything we could to try to find a solution there and it was only in the last couple years we began to turn our attention to another market.” Fisher also released a statement and sent a letter to some fans. His statement: “I wan…

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