The Vancouver Canadians beat the Spokane Indians 7-4 on Monday and the Canadians’ Brandon Polizzi played all nine positions.
Chi Chi Gonzalez tossed five perfect innings, Isaias Quiroz homered and the Spokane Indians clinched the second-half division title with a 3-1 win over Vancouver.
Starter Jake Latz turned in a tremendous performance and the Spokane Indians took “Game 1” over the Vancouver Canadians 6-0 to move one game ahead with two to play.
The Texas Rangers assigned starting pitcher Alex “Chi Chi” Gonzalez to the Spokane Indians for a rehab assignment and will start on Sunday.
Sherten Apostel delivered the biggest hit of the Spokane Indians’ season. His three-run home run with two out in the eighth inning put the Indians ahead and Spokane went on to defeat the Tri-City Dust Devils 4-3 on Friday night.
The Spokane Indians regained some momentum in their bid to make the Northwest League playoffs, defeating the Tri-City Dust Devils 15-7 on Thursday night.
On Thursday, Curtis Terry was named Northwest League Most Valuable Player and first-team first base on its year-end all-star team.
The Spokane Indians’ road to postseason hit a major detour Wednesday.
The Salem-Keizer Volcanoes beat the Indians 3-2 in the finale of a five-game Northwest League series at Avista Stadium.
Tanner Gardner continued his torrid series with a two-run home run, raising his total to 15 runs batted in over his last four games, and the Spokane Indians won their fourth straight game Sunday, topping Salem-Keizer 6-3.
Once again, the Spokane Indians swung the bats well early. Once again, they got quality work from their starting pitcher.
It took him eight tries, but Scott Engler finally got his first win as a professional starting pitcher as the Spokane Indians beat the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes 10-2 on Friday, taking the second of their five-game series at Avista Stadium.