Clayton Blackburn Dominates in Leading RiverCats Shutout

The Sacramento River Cats took the field tonight at home after a 8-game road trip. They faced the Albuquerque Isotopes, the AAA affiliate of the Colorado Rockies. The two teams have faced off for 4-games in New Mexico already splitting the series at 2 games a piece. With both teams a few games back in…

Nick Buss Homers Twice to Aid 4-3 Victory Over River Cats

After a rocky start to the season on the road, the Sacramento River Cats came home to Raley field for their regular season home opener. Despite their record (2-6), the River Cats remained optimistic with hopes of igniting a winning streak as they entered the series with the Salt Lake Bees. The stadium was brimming…

Hunter Pence Energizes Sacramento River Cats to Series Opening Win

The San Francisco Giants do not have to wait much longer for the return of one of their favorite players. Hunter Pence started in right field for the Sacramento River Cats as they began a four game series against the Albuquerque Isotopes. Hunter Pence started his long awaited rehab stint after being struck by a fastball in spring training. He…

‘Long Ball’ Duvall Homers to Lead Sacramento River Cats Victory

Thursday evening the Sacramento River Cats had their first chance to strike back at the El Paso Chihuahuas, after being routed by the San Diego Padres AAA affiliate in a four-game sweep earlier this season in El Paso. Sacramento would do just that, strike first and win the first game of the series behind the staples…

Austin Fleet Pitches Sacramento River Cats to Win

The San Francisco Giants were in for a great pitching matchup in Los Angeles with Madison Bumgarner facing off against Clayton Kershaw. There was also a great pitching matchup going on for the AAA affiliate of the Giants as well. The Sacramento River Cats started Austin Fleet against Mike Montgomery for the Tacoma Rainiers. The…

Jarrett Parker Proves Clutch In 6-5 Sacramento River Cats Win

The Sacramento River Cats finished off another extra inning game in dramatic fashion, this time beat the Tacoma Rainiers 6-5 in 10 innings. It was Jarrett Parker who delivered the big blow, sending the crowd into a frenzy. The radio announcers for the River Cats loudly proclaimed, “How do you spell clutch? … P-A-R-K-E-R!” The game was…

Monster Day by Jarrett Parker Leads Sacramento River Cats to Victory

Sunday was a picture perfect day for baseball at Raley Field in West Sacramento. In the second game of the 4 game series with the Tacoma Rainiers, the Sacramento River Cats looked to end their 6 game losing streak. Behind a very strong outing from LHP Ty Blach and a 4-hit day from RF Jarrett Parker,…

Sacramento River Cats Split Series with Las Vegas

Thursday was a special evening at Raley field in Sacramento, Ca. Legendary Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Gaylord Perry was on hand to be honored, receiving his acknowledgement for being part of the 2015 class of the Pacific Coast League Hall of Fame. He was selected into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown in…

Sacramento River Cats Down Las Vegas on Jackie Robinson Day

April 15th is a monumental day in baseball history, as well as a very important day in American history. This is Jackie Robinson Day. It is recognized and honored at all ballparks across the country. From amazing video tributes to every major leaguer wearing number 42 (Jackie’s number), every professional baseball team showed their respects to the legend that broke the…

Las Vegas 51’s Win Series Opener Against Sacramento River Cats

The Las Vegas 51’s took the first game of their four game series with the Sacramento River Cats on Monday, by a score of 8-5. The teams racked up a total of 26 hits on a shaky start by the starting pitchers on both teams. All of the offense happened without the use of a designated…

Scoring Outburst Aids Sacramento River Cats Victory, 7-2

The Sacramento River Cats won their first four game series of the season, by downing the Salt Lake Bees on Sunday, 7-2. After a slow start offensively through the first 3 games, the bats came alive on Sunday, pounding out 12 hits. There was some doubt that any sort of offense would get going in Sunday’s game…

Andrew Heaney Silences Sacramento River Cats Bats, 2-0

Defense was key to another low scoring affair at Raley’s Field in Sacramento, Ca. Through two games of this very young season, these two teams have not found their offensive groove yet. The great pitching has been the biggest reason for the low scores so far. Andrew Heaney took the ball to start the game for the Salt…

Walk-Off Homer Gives Sacramento River Cats Opening Win

The Sacramento River Cats started the 2015 season in the right direction. The new AAA affiliate of the San Francisco Giants opened the new season with a home stand against the Salt Lake Bees. It was an exciting game that saw fans go home excited as the team opened with a 1-0 victory over the Bees before…