Former River Cats Pitcher Tommy Hanson Passes Away At 29Former Sacramento River Cats pitcher Tommy Hanson passed away Monday night in an Atlanta hospital from what is described as catastrophic organ failure. He was 29 years old.
River Cats Unveil 'Sac Town' Alternate Jerseys
Minor-League Teams Have Tough Requirements For Bat Boys Before They Take FieldModesto Nuts General Manager Tyler Richardson says a he boy’s death is a tragic warning of the dangers of the game.
Triple-Digit Heat Makes Its Presence Felt Across Sacramento RegionWith temperatures reaching above the century mark inside this Bacon Mania food truck the temperature is sweltering between the fryer and grill.
Best Fourth Of July Events In SacramentoFireworks are always a hit for the Fourth of July. The sky gets dark, the crowds hold their breath, and then the booms and bursts begin. There are other events on this day that emphasize other things; family, picnics, parades, and just plain, old-fashioned good times are available all over the greater Sacramento area. Here are just a few, with and without the pyrotechnics.
Best Fireworks In SacramentoCelebrate Independence Day with a big bang, with events that bring fireworks, live music, cowboys, BMX bikes, food, carnivals, parades, beer gardens and bounce houses to Sacramento.
Hunter Pence Possibly Heading To DL, Matt Cain Likely Pitching In Sacramento For Next StartThe San Francisco Giants right fielder, who didn't make his season debut until mid-May because of a broken left forearm, has not played since June 2 because of a sore left wrist. He was out of the starting lineup again for Tuesday night's series opener against the New York Mets.
San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence Knocks In Run For Sacramento River Cats In First Rehab StartSan Francisco Giants star Hunter Pence started his rehab assignment with the Sacramento River Cats on Friday before a packed house at Raley Field.
Math And Baseball Come Together For Students At Raley FieldBaseball and math came together for a friendly competition at Raley Field for the 4th annual Fantasy Baseball Math Tournament.
Former Sacramento River Cats Manager Takes Job With Oakland Athletics' New Triple-A AffiliateScarsone, 48, has been with the Oakland organization the past six seasons, and he will be the Sounds' 26th manager in the minor league team's 38-year history. He has managed at Triple-A Sacramento the past two seasons with a 79-65 record, and he is 568-554 all-time.
River Cats Make Jump From A’s To Giants Official After the Oakland A’s announced Thursday that they will be switching Triple-A affiliations to Nashville, the Sacramento River Cats made official their jump to the Giants.
Sacramento River Cats Considering Affiliation Change From Oakland Athletics To San Francisco Giants The team has been a successful farm squad for the A's since its inception in 2000, but next season could be sending players to AT&T Park instead of the Oakland Coliseum.