The River Cats, who will play their 15th season at Raley Field, announced their 2014 schedule Tuesday.
The River Cats got home runs from Derek Norris and Jake Goebbert in defeating the Tacoma Rainiers 9-6 in the season finale on Monday afternoon at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma, Wash.
In a game featuring nine home runs, the River Cats suffered their third straight loss, 10-9 to the Tacoma Rainiers on Sunday at Cheney Stadium.
A 4-0 defeat to the host Tacoma Rainiers on Saturday eliminated the River Cats from the Pacific Coast League postseason race for the first time since 2006.
Jemile Weeks went 2 for 3, but the River Cats fell 7-1 to the Tacoma Rainiers on Friday night at Cheney Stadium, in Tacoma, Wash.
Andrew Werner won for the 12th time and Jemile Weeks homered to lead the River Cats past the Fresno Grizzlies 3-2 before a sellout crowd of 14,014 on Thursday night in the final regular-season home game at Raley Field.
Anthony Aliotti hit a leadoff walk-off home run in the ninth inning to lift the River Cats past Fresno 4-3 on Wednesday night at Raley Field.
Travis Banwart notched his 10th victory, and Hiro Nakajima and Michael Choice drove in runs to lead the River Cats past the Fresno Grizzlies 2-1 Tuesday night at Raley Field.
The River Cats' title hopes took a beating Monday with a 7-0 loss to the Fresno Grizzlies at Raley Field, while the division-leading Las Vegas 51s swept a doubleheader from the Colorado Springs Sky Sox 2-1 and 10-9.
A reminder of the River Cats' regular-season successes since their inception in 2000 hangs just beyond the center-field fence at Raley Field a simple banner listing each of the 11 seasons they've won the PCL's Pacific South Division.
The River Cats erased an early three-run deficit and then put the game out of reach with a six-run sixth to defeat the Colorado Springs Sky Sox 12-4 on Sunday.
Kent Matthes hit a two-out, two-run homer in the sixth inning to power the Colorado Springs Sky Sox to a 3-1 win over the visiting River Cats on Saturday night.
Michael Taylor's three-run home run to center field with two outs in the eighth inning provided the winning margin as the River Cats salvaged a split with a 4-1 win in Game 2 of their doubleheader with the Sky Sox in Colorado Springs, Colo. It was Taylor's 17th homer of the season.
A heavy rainstorm postponed Thursday's game against Colorado Springs, forcing a doubleheader today.
Down to their final strike trailing 5-4, the River Cats scored three times to beat the Colorado Springs Sky Sox 7-5 Wednesday night at Security Service Field.
Scott Moore had three hits and Brandon Allen homered as the former River Cats led the Tucson Padres to a 7-6 win Tuesday night at Raley Field.
The Tucson Padres had 18 hits, including eight doubles, and capitalized on five River Cats errors in a 13-3 victory Monday night at Raley Field.
Hiro Nakajima collected three hits, Shane Peterson and Anthony Aliotti had two each, and Andrew Werner earned his 11th win as the River Cats downed the Tucson Padres 5-4 on Sunday evening at Raley Field. Peterson, Aliotti and Nakajima have combined for 19 hits in the last two games.
Shane Peterson went 5 for 5 and Anthony Aliotti 4 for 4, and together they drove in seven runs as the River Cats beat the Tucson Padres 11-5 on Saturday night at Raley Field.
Michael Taylor and Ryan Ortiz had RBI singles in the eighth inning to break open a one-run game, and right-hander Travis Banwart won his ninth game as the River Cats downed the Tucson Padres 5-3 on Friday night at Raley Field.
The River Cats exploded with a five-run ninth inning that propelled Sacramento to a 9-1 win over the Iowa Cubs on Thursday afternoon in the final game of the series at Principal Park.
The River Cats put the tying run on base in the ninth inning but couldn't bring him home and lost to the Iowa Cubs 2-1 on Wednesday afternoon at Principal Park.
Another clutch hit by Michael Taylor gave the River Cats a 6-4 win over the Iowa Cubs on Tuesday night at Principal Park. Taylor broke a 4-4 tie with a two-run single to center field with two outs in the top of the eighth inning.
Josh Vitters and Mike Olt hit solo homers to lift the host Iowa Cubs over the River Cats 2-1 Monday night at Principal Park.
The River Cats moved 12 games over .500 for the first time in 2013 with a 4-3 win over the Omaha Storm Chasers on Sunday in Omaha, Neb.
The River Cats got back in the win column Saturday night at Werner Park, topping the host Omaha Storm Chasers 10-8.
The Omaha Storm Chasers scored eight runs in the fifth inning en route to a 9-4 victory over the River Cats on Friday night at Werner Park in Omaha, Neb. Gorkys Hernandez doubled twice in the fifth, and Brian Fletcher hit a three-run homer.
Shane Peterson hit a go-ahead, two-run homer with two outs in the top of the ninth, giving the River Cats their season-high eighth consecutive win, 6-4 over Omaha on Thursday evening at Werner Park in Omaha, Neb.
Arnold Leon pitched seven innings of one-run ball, and Michael Taylor doubled in both River Cats runs in a 2-1 victory that completed a four-game sweep of the Round Rock Express on Tuesday night at Raley Field.
Michael Taylor had a walk-off two-run double with two outs in the ninth inning to lead the River Cats past the Round Rock Express 5-4 Monday night at Raley Field. The win was the Cats' sixth consecutive.
Bruce Billings won his Pacific Coast League-best 11th game, Ryan Ortiz broke a 1-1 tie with a sacrifice fly and Andy Parrino had an RBI single in a two-run sixth inning as the River Cats edged the Round Rock Express 3-1 on Sunday night at Raley Field.
Elk Grove High and Cosumnes River College product David Freitas had three hits, Andy Parrino drove in two runs, and left-hander Andrew Werner allowed one run in seven innings as the River Cats edged the Albuquerque Isotopes 3-2 on Friday night at Raley Field.
Arnold Leon, Hideki Okajima and Brian Gordon limited the Albuquerque Isotopes to one run, and Jemile Weeks, Shane Peterson, Hiro Nakajima and Ryan Ortiz each had two hits in the River Cats' 4-1 victory Thursday night at Raley Field.
Shane Peterson, Michael Choice and Michael Taylor hit back-to-back-to-back homers in the fifth inning, and Travis Banwart won his seventh game as the River Cats downed the Albuquerque Isotopes 5-1 Wednesday at Raley Field.
Matt Magill and three relievers allowed six hits as the American South-leading Albuquerque Isotopes topped the River Cats 2-0 on Tuesday night at Raley Field.
The River Cats were swept by the host Las Vegas 51s in a doubleheader Monday at Cashman Field, losing the first game 8-3 and the second 10-4.
In the completion of a May 6 suspended game at Raley Field, the River Cats fell to the 51s 13-4 Sunday in Las Vegas after the game was called because of inclement weather in the seventh inning.
Michael Choice collected three hits with a home run, but the River Cats lost to host Las Vegas 9-4 Saturday night at Cashman Field.
Jim Hereth squatted behind the plate while in the guise of River Cats gear and a catcher's mask as his 10-year old son, Devin, with 13-year old daughter Summer watching, fired the first pitch of the game Tuesday night at Raley Field.
Michael Taylor singled home Michael Choice with one out in the ninth inning to give the River Cats a 3-2 victory and a four-game sweep of the Colorado Sky Sox on Thursday night at Raley Field.
Michael Taylor hit a two-run homer and Shane Peterson added a solo blast to lead the River Cats to a 5-2 victory over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox on Wednesday night at Raley Field.
Andrew Werner allowed one run over seven innings, and the River Cats had eight consecutive batters reach base in a five-run eighth inning as they downed the Colorado Springs Sky Sox 10-3 on Tuesday at Raley Field.
Michael Taylor hit his second grand slam of the season and had his fourth five-RBI game, and Andy Parrino and Jemile Weeks added homers as the host River Cats downed the Colorado Springs Sky Sox 10-2 on Monday night.
The River Cats took a 5-3 lead into the bottom of the sixth inning, but the Salt Lake Bees took the lead with three runs in the inning. They put the game away with three more in the eighth, topping Sacramento 9-7 on Sunday at Spring Mobile Ballpark.
The River Cats scored twice in the top of the eighth inning for a one-run lead, but the Salt Lake Bees answered with two runs in their half of the inning and went on to win 7-6 Saturday night at Spring Mobile Ballpark.
Stephen Vogt went 5 for 6 with two home runs and six RBIs, helping the River Cats roll over the host Salt Lake Bees 18-7 on Friday night at Spring Mobile Ballpark.