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River Cats Offense Lacks Thunder in 5-1 Loss to Oklahoma City

May 29, 2016 - West Sacramento, CA - It was a stagnant night for the Sacramento River Cats (21-29) as they fell 5-1 to the Oklahoma City Dodgers (25-22), ending their six-game win streak against them. Home runs were the Achilles' heel for the River Cats Saturday night, as they surrendered three dingers in a game for the first time since losing 14-13 on April 8 to Salt Lake. Tonight's starting pitcher, left-hander Matt Lujan, was the main culprit as he gave up two of them, his second straight start allowing two home runs. On the year, Lu... Full Story

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Rivalry Weekend Opens with Dramatic Walk-Off

May 28, 2016 - WEST SACRAMENTO, CA - Sacramento Orange and Oklahoma City Blue clashed Friday night at Raley Field as the Giants/Dodgers rivalry invaded Triple-A in a dramatic way. It took nearly three and a half hours and two River Cats ejections, but the Sacramento River Cats (22-28) walked off winners 5-4 on an Oklahoma City Dodgers (24-22) error in the bottom of the 11th. With one away in the bottom of the 11th, centerfielder Gorkys Hernandez lined a double down the first base line to put himself in scoring position. Rather than face... Full Story

Preview: Big League Rivalry Invades Triple-A

May 27, 2016 - West Sacramento, CA - It's Giants versus Dodgers to close out the month of May as the Sacramento River Cats (20-28) host the Oklahoma City Dodgers (24-21) for a four game series. Scouting the Teams The Oklahoma City Dodgers enter play this weekend in a heated battle with the Omaha Storm Chasers for first place in the American Northern Division and currently sit one game behind in the American Northern division. As a team, the Dodgers are hitting .232 on the road while their pitching staff has 15-11 record with a 4.44 ... Full Story

Heston Handles Sky Sox in 6-1 Series Finale Win

May 27, 2016 - WEST SACRAMENTO, CA - In their first series win this month, the Sacramento River Cats (20-28) looked back in fine form, winning their second straight game 6-1 and taking the series from the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (19-24). Chris Heston followed Clayton Blackburn's brilliant start with a fantastic performance of his own, going six scoreless innings and picking up his first win of the season. Heston had been solid in his last three outings, going 17 1/3 innings pitched with seven earned runs while striking out 16, but had... Full Story


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League: Pacific Coast League
Home: Sacramento, California
Class: AAA
Affiliation: San Francisco Giants
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