Sacramento River Cats

Ailene Voisin

River Cats outfielder Austin Slater has everyone talking

River Cats outfielder Austin Slater is a few credits shy of a Stanford degree, which means the intellectual bragging rights still belong to other members of his family. His father is an attorney. His mother earned a degree in divinity studies and is a pastor in Florida. His older sister is a Fulbright scholar who speaks fluent Portuguese and Spanish, and works for Deloitte Consulting.

Andy Furillo

Last pitch seals River Cats' PCL victory over Fresno

Sacramento River Cats reliever Jean Machi gets Fresno's Alex Bregman on a grounder to short to end Tuesday night's Pacific Coast League game, won by the River Cats 6-4. That's Rando Moreno, a recent arrival from Richmond, making the play at short and getting the force with a toss to second baseman Ali Castillo.

Andy Furillo

River Cats-turned-Giants are helping big club win

The Giants have called up 13 players from the Triple-A River Cats to fill holes in their injury-riddled lineup this season. Most of the call-ups have played well, helping the team stay in first place in the National League West with the third-best record in the majors.

Videos

Hunter Pence plays with River Cats, fans excited

Hunter Pence, on rehab with the River Cats following a hamstring injury in his right arm and surgery, treated fans to a signing before the game against the El Paso Chihuahuas on Sunday.
Hunter Pence plays with River Cats, fans excited 1:06

Hunter Pence plays with River Cats, fans excited

Last pitch seals River Cats' PCL victory over Fresno 0:16

Last pitch seals River Cats' PCL victory over Fresno

River Cats salute Andrew Susac with 'Susacramento' T-shirt giveaway 1:14

River Cats salute Andrew Susac with 'Susacramento' T-shirt giveaway

The man behind the River Cats mic 1:51

The man behind the River Cats mic