California sports teams tweet support and donate after fatal Oakland party fire


Some of California’s major sports teams across football, baseball and basketball have pledged on Twitter to help the victims and families affected by a devastating fire that tore through an Oakland warehouse party Friday night, killing at least 9 people.

The Oakland Raiders said it would join Oakland Athletics to match donations up $30,000.

The NFL team also announced it would observe a moment of silence prior to its game against the Buffalo Bills at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Sunday.

We have teamed up with the @Athletics to aid those affected by Friday’s Oakland warehouse fire.

To help donate:

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