Tracking Spokane’s Northwest League (short-season A) baseball team. The Indians, a Texas Rangers farm club, won the NWL title in 2008.
Thu., June 30, 2016, 11:22 p.m.
Spokane Indians can’t solve Everett’s Johmbeyker Morales
Spokane’s starting pitcher, Tyler Phillips, relinquished five earned runs and eight hits, picking up the loss.
Wed., June 29, 2016, 10:48 p.m.
Seth Spivey sparks Indians to snap losing streak
Seth Spivey calls Bernham, Texas home, but as far as his baseball career goes, he feels more at home in Spokane.
Tue., June 28, 2016, 11:05 p.m.
Everett’s Kyle Lewis heats up as Indians lose fifth straight
Inconsistent pitching and fielding plagued Spokane in a 10-5 loss to Everett at Avista Stadium on Tuesday, opening a three-game series.
Mon., June 27, 2016, 11:10 p.m.
Indians’ Charles LeBlanc, Alex Kowalcyzk in it together
Indians shortstop Charles LeBlanc and catcher Alex Kowalcyzk have a history that has more depth than just playing college baseball together.
Mon., June 27, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
Eugene takes final game of series with Indians
Jesus Castillo (1-1) allowed just one hit in five shutout innings and struck out 11 as the South Division-leading Eugene Emeralds (8-3) rolled to an 8-2 victory over the Indians …
Sun., June 26, 2016, 7:55 p.m.
Spokane Indians drop third straight to Eugene Emeralds
EUGENE – The Indians hit their first home run of the season but also gave up their first, and that two-run shot by Kevonte Mitchell sent the Eugene Emeralds on …
Sat., June 25, 2016, 10:25 p.m.
Little goes right as Spokane Indians lose at Eugene
Andruw Monasterio doubled home the tying run in the seventh then scored on Spokane’s third wild pitch as the Emeralds rallied for a 5-4 Northwest League victory Saturday night.
Sat., June 25, 2016, 6:15 p.m.
Former Spokane Indians player Jimmy Williams dies at 90
Longtime minor league player and manager Jimmy Williams, a regular outfielder for Spokane’s first Pacific Coast League team, died June 6 in Baltimore, one month past his 90th birthday.
Fri., June 24, 2016, 10:09 p.m.
Spokane Indians shut out at Eugene 6-0
Three Eugene Emeralds pitchers combined to shut out the Spokane Indians 6-0 on Friday night.
Thu., June 23, 2016, 11:22 p.m.
Eight-run fifth inning launches Spokane Indians past Eugene
Free passes turned into hard-earned runs Thursday night as the Spokane Indians overpowered the host Emeralds with an eight-run fifth inning and fueled an 11-9 victory.
Wed., June 22, 2016, 11:28 p.m.
Rough eighth inning costs Indians sweep of Dust Devils
The Spokane Indians were well on their way to a three-game Northwest League sweep of the Tri-City Dust Devils until disaster struck in the bottom of the eighth inning on …
Wed., June 22, 2016, 6:49 p.m.
Season over for Indians starter Michael Matuella
Spokane Indians starting pitcher Michael Matuella was placed on the disabled list with a right elbow ligament sprain and is shut down for the season, the team confirmed Wednesday.
Tue., June 21, 2016, 10:48 p.m.
Five-run second inning sparks Indians to win over Tri-City
The Spokane Indians outhit the Tri-City Dust Devils 5-3 on Tuesday night. And that’s if you only count the Indians’ second inning.
Mon., June 20, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
Indians even record at 2-2 with 7-1 win at Tri-City
All four members of the Northwest League North Division have 2-2 records after the Indians opened a three-game series with a 7-1 victory over the Tri-City Dust Devils on Monday …
Sun., June 19, 2016, 11:23 p.m.
Defense lets Indians down in 8-1 loss to Vancouver
After complimenting his team for its defense in the Spokane Indians’ shutout win over the Vancouver Canadians in game two of the series Saturday night, Tim Hulett wasn’t as impressed …
Sat., June 18, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
70th anniversary: Spokane Indians, Duluth Dukes suffered similar fates in fiery bus wrecks
By the summer of 1948, the St. Louis Cardinals were headed for their 10th consecutive winning season. And although they hadn’t finished worse than second in the National League standings …
Sat., June 18, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
Phillips makes strong start, Indians beat Vancouver 5-0
Tyler Phillips, making his first pro start in Class A ball, admitted he was nervous heading into Saturday night’s game. The Texas Rangers’ No. 30 overall prospect did not succumb …
Fri., June 17, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
Indians crumble in ninth inning of season opener
The Spokane Indians fell to the VancouverCanadians 5-3 after blowing a lead in the top of the ninth in front of a sellout crowd on opening night of the Northwest …
Thu., June 16, 2016, 11:10 p.m.
Spokane Indians opening-day starter Michael Matuella can’t wait to prove he’s bounced back
Michael Matuella, the Indians’ opening day starter, has overcome his fair share of obstacles.
Tue., June 14, 2016, 8:30 p.m.
Spokane Indians manager Tim Hulett returns after unique opportunity in the Philippines
It’s business as usual for Spokane manager Tim Hulett on the first day of workouts for the Spokane Indians.
Thu., Aug. 29, 2013, 11:27 p.m.
Indians’ offense comes alive at right time
Spokane Indians manager Tim Hulett called Thursday night’s game his team’s top offensive performance of the Northwest League season. Spokane, averaging 3.7 runs through its first 71 games, cobbled together …
Wed., Aug. 28, 2013, 11:31 p.m.
Indians suffer blow to playoff hopes
The Spokane Indians had an opportunity to improve their fading playoff chances on Wednesday, but their 4-2 loss to Everett at Avista Stadium made their mission tougher. The Indians’ shot …
Tue., Aug. 27, 2013, 11:24 p.m.
Indians can reach playoffs with solid finish
The final six regular-season games of the Northwest League season begin Wednesday, and the 35-35 Spokane Indians can make the playoffs by getting hot against the Everett AquaSox. Spokane could …
Fri., Aug. 23, 2013, 11:48 p.m.
Indians rally with runs in ninth, 10th
The Spokane Indians improved their playoff chances Friday night by breaking through in the ninth and 10th innings for a 6-5 win over the Tri-City Dust Devils to complete a …
Thu., Aug. 22, 2013, 11:30 p.m.
Indians drop out of first place
There must be better ways to make a playoff run than the Spokane Indians have shown during the last week. Thursday night’s 7-2 loss to the Tri-City Dust Devils gave …
Wed., Aug. 21, 2013, 11:46 p.m.
Indians break out of slump with big innings
When the dust settled on Wednesday night and the Spokane Indians had won for the first time since Friday, it marked the 10th consecutive day that the Indians have led …
Tue., Aug. 20, 2013, 11:43 p.m.
Indians’ fourth straight loss creates logjam at top
The Northwest League’s North Division second-half title is up for grabs after the Spokane Indians dropped their fourth consecutive game to the Hillsboro Hops on Tuesday night. The 4-1, 11-inning …
Mon., Aug. 19, 2013, 11:40 p.m.
Hops pitching sends Indians to third straight setback
Hillsboro Hops pitchers have held the Spokane Indians to seven runs in the last three Northwest League games at Avista Stadium. The Hops’ starters have worked deep into the three …
Sun., Aug. 18, 2013, 9:32 p.m.
Hops stop Indians again
If the Spokane Indians come up short in their bid to qualify for the Northwest League playoffs, two factors might stand out: their record against the Hillsboro Hops and their …
Sat., Aug. 17, 2013, 11:52 p.m.
Extra-inning setback ends Indians’ streak
The last time the Spokane Indians won seven consecutive games was 16 years ago. The Indians made a late-game move to try to match that streak on Saturday night, but …
Fri., Aug. 16, 2013, 11:01 p.m.
Indians run winning streak to six
The Spokane Indians have caught fire at the right time, fashioning a six-game winning streak that puts them in strong position to qualify for the Northwest League’s postseason. The most …
Sun., Aug. 4, 2013, 9:31 p.m.
Indians head to All-Star break with win
The Spokane Indians were in jeopardy Sunday of notching a fourth consecutive loss with the Northwest League’s All-Star break on the horizon. One of three Indians named to the all-star …
Sat., Aug. 3, 2013, 11:44 p.m.
Horan’s homer caps Volcanoes’ rally over Indians
Saturday night’s 6-5 loss to the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes may have been the most demoralizing for the Spokane Indians this season. The Indians have struggled to find their offense this season, …
Fri., Aug. 2, 2013, 11:31 p.m.
Sigh! Sy’s 2-run homer sinks Indians
The Spokane Indians outhit the Northwest League’s top-hitting team, the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes (.264) by a count of 9-7 on Friday night, but Spokane mistakes and a big two-run homer by …
Thu., Aug. 1, 2013, 11:43 p.m.
Indians take lumps on rainy night
Most Spokane Indians fans left Avista Stadium long before Thursday night’s 9-3 loss to the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes was official. Rain started falling in the sixth inning, around the time the …
Wed., July 31, 2013, 11:35 p.m.
Serrato’s 11th-inning homer lifts Spokane
The Spokane Indians were one strike away from heading to the 12th inning on Wednesday when Barrett Serrato ended the long night. Serrato’s second home run of the season, on …
Thu., July 25, 2013, 11:01 p.m.
Spokane’s Castro, two relievers control Canadians
The Spokane Indians managed just two runs and 14 hits during a three-game home series against the Vancouver Canadians this week, but they avoided disaster by winning Thursday’s series finale …
Wed., July 24, 2013, 11:18 p.m.
Indians endure second consecutive shutout
True Spokane Indians fans may remember that their team lost its first two (eventually three) games of the Northwest League baseball season. Spokane is also 0-2 to start the second …
Tue., July 23, 2013, 11:39 p.m.
Indians kick off second half with shutout loss
Wipe the slate clean, the second half of the Northwest League baseball season has arrived. The Spokane Indians and Vancouver Canadians are in the same boat, trying to join North …
Fri., July 19, 2013, 11:18 p.m.
Hops stop Indians for second time
The Hillsboro Hops, a first-year franchise, are 8-25 against the rest of the Northwest League but 2-0 against the Spokane Indians. Spokane has outhit Hillsboro 17-14 during the first two …