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Oakland A's reject lease offer

Updated: April 23, 2014, 8:19 PM ET
Associated Press

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland Athletics say they are stopping negotiations to extend their lease at the Coliseum.

A's President Michael Crowley issued the statement Wednesday after the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority said the team owes more than $5 million in back rent.

Crowley says the team owes no money and says rent payments were deducted in the past for items allowed under the terms of the lease.

The A's current lease at the Coliseum expires after the 2015 season, ...

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