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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 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.


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.


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.


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.