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Ryan Court

Ryan Court

Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 2"/215 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Elgin, Illinois
College: Illinois State
Draft: 2011 23rd round by the
  • KTVU

    Mayor says talks back on new Oakland A's ballpark

    Documents KTVU has obtained indicate Oakland is not included in an initial round of funding needed to get the A's ballpark proposal at Howard Terminal moving forward. OAKLAND, Calif. - Talks have resumed between the city of Oakland and the Oakland A's for a new ballpark at the Charles P. Howard Terminal, Mayor Sheng Thao said at the end of the annual mayor's economic forecast Tuesday morning. Thao was joined at the meeting by San Francisco Mayor London Breed and two economic forecasters, Ken Rosen of University of California of Berkeley and Baie Netzer of Bank of America.

  • SFist

    Day Around the Bay: Cliff House Getting A New Restaurant, But No One Knows What It Is

    The state of California rejected Oakland's housing element plan, adding it to the list of Bay Area cities that did not get their housing plans approved in time. Oakland's plan to build 26,000 new units was deemed inadequate by the California Department of Housing and Community Development, which said the city wasn't adding enough low-income housing to wealthy neighborhoods. The Cliff House building, whose last restaurant moved out in 2020, has a new restaurant tenant lined up.

  • Winnipeg Free Press

    Manitobans enshrined in North American Indigenous Athletics Hall of Fame

    A pair of Manitobans were immortalized among the best Indigenous athletes ever last week. Theodore Niizhotay Fontaine (Anishinaabe) and Jayme Menzies (Métis) were enshrined into the North American Indigenous Athletics Hall of Fame on Feb. 1. Fontaine who died May 10, 2021, was inducted into the media/athlete category for his contributions as a hockey player, Chief, Elder, author, educator and public speaker. Before playing senior and semi-professional hockey in the Detroit Red Wings organization (an opportunity he gave up on due to overt racism) Fontaine survived 12 years in residential schools, where he experienced sexual, physical, emotional and spiritual abuse.