J.D. Closser slugged a grand slam and drove in five as Albuquerque (47-44) ran over New Orleans 12-3. Inland Empire earned a 6-4 victory over Rancho Cucamonga with a two-run home run by Scott Van Slyke breaking a 4-4 tie. Great Lakes closer Cole St. Clair put out a ninth-inning fire for the second night in a row in a 7-5 win over Wisconsin. Chattanooga and Carolina were postponed by wet grounds.
July 18, 2009
With the end of the World Series comes the official beginning of the baseball off-season and with it, the start of the minor league free agency period. Inside is the list of the 21 A's farmhands who have been declared minor league free agents.
November 2, 2007
It took three months, but Travis Buck is finally a Sacramento River Cat: at least for a day. Buck, who was supposed to start the season in Sacramento before a surprise call-up to the bigs on Opening Day, was in Sacramento on a rehab assignment and he got to play in a thriller. We have the details on that game, James Simmons' second appearance and more inside...
July 13, 2007