WEST SACRAMENTO, CA - After eight seasons as the Oakland A's minor league hitting coordinator, Greg…
Sacramento Notebook: Back In First
Team Overview It's almost become a yearly tradition in Sacramento. About the time the calendar turns to July, the River Cats usually find themselves at the top of the Pacific Coast League's Southern Division standings and make a long run through the dog days of summer. This year's version is no different, but they are doing it without two of their best hitters who have gone up to Oakland to make sizeable contributions to the team's struggling lineup. Brandon Moss and Derek Norris were two of Sacramento's most productive and reliable hitters at the plate throughout the two months of the season when the team was behind Fresno in the standings. But even with those players' promotions to Oakland, the River Cats swept the division-leading Grizzlies in a four-game set from June 19 to 22 to give them the lead in the division. They haven't looked back since and owned a 3.5-game lead headed into action on Sunday. It is manager Darren Bush's job to develop his players and winning is a big...
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