Tracking Spokane’s Northwest League (short-season A) baseball team. The Indians, a Texas Rangers farm club, won the NWL title in 2008.
Tue., July 19, 2016, 11:05 p.m.
Vancouver pitcher Griffin Glaude continues upswing as Canadians blank Spokane Indians
During the 2015 Major League Baseball draft, Vancouver Canadians pitcher Griffin Glaude listened to every pick attentively. And each followed with disappointment.
Mon., July 18, 2016, 9:53 p.m.
Xavier Turner leads Spokane Indians in rout of Vancouver
Xavier Turner launched a grand slam, propelling the Spokane Indians to a 9-3 win over the Vancouver Canadians on Monday night at Avista Stadium.
Sat., July 16, 2016, 10:56 p.m.
Kyle Cody guides Spokane Indians to series-finale win over Salem-Keizer
Kyle Cody pitched five quality innings and Elio Castillo drove in three runs in the Spokane Indians 7-1 win over the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes on Saturday at Avista Stadium, ending a …
Sat., July 16, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Indians outfielder had league-leading record
A reporter and photographer spent a jolly – although bittersweet – afternoon at the Salvation Army Home for Women and Maternity Hospital, at 3422 W. Garland.
Fri., July 15, 2016, 11:29 p.m.
Lefty Sal Mendez finds groove to propel Indians past Volcanoes 4-3
Indians left-handed pitcher Sal Mendez is a 40th round pick, but his stuff doesn’t reflect that. Mendez threw five innings, giving up two runs on four hits and struck out …
Thu., July 14, 2016, 10:32 p.m.
Salem-Keizer roughs up Spokane Indians in 12-4 loss
The Spokane Indians pitching staff combined to surrender 12 runs and 21 hits in a 12-4 thrashing against the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes on Thursday at Avista Stadium.
Wed., July 13, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
Spokane Indians walk their way to win over Salem-Keizer
The Spokane Indians are second in the Northwest League in walks with 104, and in Wednesday night’s 10-7 win over Salem-Keizer, their patience at the plate paid off.
Tue., July 12, 2016, 10:16 p.m.
Matt Krook leads charge as Salem-Keizer nearly no-hits Spokane Indians
Salem-Keizer was only three outs away from a no-hitter, but it still doesn’t discount Salem-Keizer starting pitcher Matt Krook’s performance on Tuesday.
Mon., July 11, 2016, 8:30 p.m.
Indians salvage series finale with AquaSox
Darius Day delivered a two-run single and Seth Spivey followed with a run-scoring double in a pivotal fifth inning to help the Spokane Indians avoid a three-game sweep with an …
Mon., July 11, 2016, 3:25 p.m.
Indians’ Chad Smith has big-league aspirations
In Chad Smith’s family, they like to say the third time is a charm.
Sun., July 10, 2016, 11:07 p.m.
Indians impressed but unfazed facing King Felix
EVERETT – Suffice it to say, the Spokane Indians had heard of the Everett AquaSox starting pitcher for Sunday afternoon. Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez, making his first rehab start …
Sun., July 10, 2016, 11:07 p.m.
Rusty Hernandez makes big splash in Everett
EVERETT _ Cheered on by a sellout crowd of 5,189, many of them clad in yellow “King’s Court” t-shirts and hoisting yellow “K” cards, pitcher Felix Hernandez made a triumphant …
Sat., July 9, 2016, 10:39 p.m.
Indians no match for Everett in 10-3 loss
In the game leading up to a matchup with Seattle’s Felix Hernandez, scheduled for a rehab start in Everett on Sunday, the Spokane Indians found the AquaSox’s standard roster more …
Fri., July 8, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
Indians can’t solve Boise’s Erick Julio as five-game winning streak ends
Right when it seemed the Indians offense couldn’t be stopped, it quickly fell back to earth in Spokane series finale with the Boise Hawks. The Indians couldn’t solve Boise starting …
Thu., July 7, 2016, 10:59 p.m.
C.D. Pelham provides solid relief as Indians win fifth consecutive game
C.D. Pelham has quickly become Spokane Indians manager Tim Hulett’s favorite reliever.
Wed., July 6, 2016, 10:54 p.m.
Blaine Prescott’s grand slam propels Spokane to fourth-straight win over Boise
It only took one swing from Blaine Prescott to change the course of the game.
Tue., July 5, 2016, 10:21 p.m.
Travis Bolin’s clutch hit in ninth propels Spokane Indians past Boise Hawks 8-7
Indians’ outfielder Travis Bolin hit an RBI single to left field with the game tied in the bottom of the ninth inning, propelling Spokane to a 8-7 victory over the …
Mon., July 4, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
Xavier Turner lifts Spokane Indians to win over Boise Hawks
Behind Xavier Turner’s bat, the Spokane Indians took game one of a five-game Northwest League series against the Boise Hawks.
Sun., July 3, 2016, 9:29 p.m.
Spokane Indians end road trip with 3-0 win over Vancouver to snap three-game losing streak
VANCOUVER, B.C. – Darius Day slugged his first homer of the season and three Spokane pitchers combined on six-hit shutout while striking out 12 in a 3-0 victory over the …
Sat., July 2, 2016, 11:24 p.m.
Spokane Indians fall to Vancouver Canadians for third straight loss
Javier Hernandez scored the tying run in the third and drove in the game-winner with two outs in the ninth to give the Vancouver Canadians a 2-1 Northwest League victory …
Thu., July 18, 2013, 11:01 p.m.
Hops’ big seventh inning sinks Spokane
The first meeting between the Spokane Indians and Hillsboro Hops went in the Hops’ winning column, but Spokane definitely had its chances. The Indians rapped out 12 hits, tying their …
Wed., July 17, 2013, 11:17 p.m.
Indians come through in eighth inning
Until the eighth inning Wednesday, it looked as if the game between the Spokane Indians and Tri-City Dust Devils would be decided by three throws from the outfield, all three …
Tue., July 16, 2013, 11:35 p.m.
Indians pitchers allow just 2 hits in victory
Spokane Indians pitchers David Ledbetter (3-0), Abel De Los Santos, Ryne Slack and Mike Zouzalik (third save) combined on a two-hitter Tuesday night to end the Tri-City Dust Devils’ four-game …
Mon., July 15, 2013, 11:49 p.m.
Dust Devils post first win over Spokane
The Tri-City Dust Devils have pulled off a quick turnaround since playing the Spokane Indians in Pasco on July 1-3. Spokane swept that series with scores of 3-1, 6-4 and …
Sun., July 14, 2013, 10:07 p.m.
Ledbetter twins at home with Rangers
Spokane Indians pitcher David Ledbetter and his identical twin Ryan were both drafted the Texas Rangers last month. David starts for the Indians and is expected to pitch Tuesday at …
Sun., July 14, 2013, 10 p.m.
Indians ends three-game losing skid
The Spokane Indians ended a three-game losing streak Sunday night with an 8-4 win at Salem-Keizer. The Volcanoes won the five-game Northwest League series 3-2. Spokane returns home Monday for …
Sat., July 13, 2013, 10:10 p.m.
Indians suffer second shutout of season
Until the past three days, the Spokane Indians had played well on the road and extremely well against Northwest League South Division team. That has changed with three consecutive losses …
Fri., July 12, 2013, 10:18 p.m.
Indians drop second straight to Volcanoes
The Spokane Indians had been on a roll through Wednesday, when they opened a five-game Northwest League series at Salem-Keizer with a 4-3 win. That victory gave Spokane nine wins …
Thu., July 11, 2013, 10:31 p.m.
Indians pitchers liberal with walks in defeat
The Spokane Indians had their three-game winning streak snapped Thursday night with a 9-1 loss at Salem-Keizer. The Indians issued 13 walks, including five during the Volcanoes’ six-run fourth inning. …
Mon., July 8, 2013, 11:38 p.m.
Indians complete 4-1 series win over Eugene
The Spokane Indians have won two consecutive Northwest League series, capping their latest success with a 2-1 squeaker over Eugene on Monday night at Avista Stadium. The Indians, coming off …
Sun., July 7, 2013, 9:46 p.m.
Indians ride high with six-run eighth
The Spokane Indians left 13 runners runners on base through the first seven innings of Sunday afternoon’s Northwest League baseball game against Eugene. Although they left two more stranded in …
Sat., July 6, 2013, 11:40 p.m.
Indians nearly overcome inconsistent play
The Spokane Indians were one swing away from extending their winning streak to seven games on Saturday night, but too many early-game blunders came back to haunt them. Spokane’s four-run …
Fri., July 5, 2013, 11:51 p.m.
Extra-inning victory puts Indians’ streak at six
All of a sudden, the Spokane Indians can seriously think about coming out on top in the North Division during the first half of the Northwest League season. A six-game …
Thu., July 4, 2013, 11:37 p.m.
Indians’ bats wake up in late innings
If you left Thursday night’s Northwest League game between the Spokane Indians and visiting Eugene Emeralds in the fifth inning (perhaps you’re afraid of postgame fireworks), you got the wrong …
Thu., July 4, 2013, 1:29 a.m.
Indians catcher Greene shows artistic flair
Spokane Indians catcher Marcus Greene mixes baseball talent with a natural artistic ability instilled by his grandmother. Read story
Thu., June 27, 2013, 11:29 p.m.
Indians ends long homestand with setback
The Spokane Indians completed a significant homestand Thursday night with a 5-2 loss to Vancouver that left the team 5-6 for the season at Avista Stadium. The home cooking was …
Wed., June 26, 2013, 11:19 p.m.
Indians gain win on error in 10th inning
It’s been an interesting homestand for the Spokane Indians, starting with the five victories in seven games that have helped the Northwest League team creep closer (6-7) to .500 after …
Tue., June 25, 2013, 11:09 p.m.
Anderson, 3 relievers hang first shutout on Indians
The Spokane Indians’ four-game winning streak came to a screeching halt on Tuesday night as Vancouver’s Kyle Anderson and three relievers checked the Indians on four singles during a 4-0 …
Mon., June 24, 2013, 11:47 p.m.
Garia does it again for streaking Indians
Make it four wins in a row for the Spokane Indians, who are moving their way up the Northwest League’s North Division standings. Monday’s 5-3 victory over Boise in 11 …
Sun., June 23, 2013, 9:24 p.m.
Indians capture third consecutive win
The Spokane Indians started their Northwest League season 1-6, but they are now 4-6 after Sunday’s 8-6 win over Boise at Avista Stadium. Spokane had been alone in last place …