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Sacramento River Cats

Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by Cliff Pennington #2 after he hit a three run home run in the second inning of their game against the Boston Red Sox at O.co Coliseum on July 2, 2012. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Sacramento Mayor Exploring Idea Of Luring A’s Away From Oakland

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson announced the formation of an exploratory committee to look at the viability at bringing a major league baseball team to the River City.

07/09/2012

Sean Doolittle (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Slugger-To-Pitcher Transition Complete: A’s Call Up Doolittle

Just more than nine months after throwing his first pitch as a professional and two months after starting the season in Class-A ball, former slugging 1st baseman Sean Doolittle has made it to the majors as a left-handed reliever with the Oakland Athletics.

06/05/2012

Manny Ramirez #1 of the Oakland Athletics plays against the Cincinnati Reds during a spring training game at the Phoenix Municipal Stadium on March 10, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Manny Ramirez Won’t Join A’s Just Yet

The Oakland Athletics have no timetable for calling up Manny Ramirez, who becomes eligible this week.

05/29/2012

Manny Ramirez of the Oakland A's. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

‘Manny Time’ For A’s To Begin With River Cats Stint

Suspended slugger Manny Ramirez is scheduled to begin a 10-game minor league stint with Triple-A Sacramento on Saturday in Albuquerque, N.M., and the club is already preparing special ticket packages for his home games in Northern California.

05/15/2012