Video: Coliseum baseball-to-football time lapse

Game 2 of the ALDS series between the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics finished at 9:30 p.m. local time in the Bay Area Saturday night, giving the folks at Coliseum about 23 hours to convert the field from baseball mode to football mode. Here's a time lapse, courtesy of the coliseum's Twitter feed:

It's amazing how much work goes into the transformation. And man, they must have been a little panicked when there was so much work still do be done once the sun rose. 

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Brad Gagnon has been passionate about both sports and mass media since he was in diapers -- a passion that won't die until he's in them again. Based in Toronto, he's worked as a national NFL blog editor at, a producer and writer at theScore Television Network and a host, reporter and play-by-play voice at Rogers TV. His work has also appeared at, Deadspin,, The Guardian, The Hockey News and elsewhere at Comeback Media, but his day gig has him covering the NFL nationally for Bleacher Report.