Stories tagged: indians
FRIDAY, FEB. 3, 2017, 9 A.M.
Grip on Sports: Gonzaga’s continuing perfection is helping to build memories in the Inland Northwest
A GRIP ON SPORTS • However Gonzaga’s basketball season ends up, nights like Thursday are the answer to the question. What question, you may reasonably ask. Why is college basketball …
TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2017, 8:04 A.M.
Grip on Sports: Clemson’s win was a long time coming – in a lot of ways
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The Pac-12 Networks have one really outstanding feature: All of the conference’s football games are boiled down to 60 minutes and shown throughout the week. …
MONDAY, JAN. 9, 2017, 10:54 P.M.
Ex-Spokane Indians ace Jackie Brown dies after long illness
Jackie Brown, personable pitching ace for Spokane’s 1973 Pacific Coast League champions, died Sunday in his hometown, Holdenville, Oklahoma, after a long illness.
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 8:56 A.M.
Grip on Sports: A lot is riding on the Pac-12 championship game
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The preliminaries are over. The flotsam out of the way. It’s time for the real deal. The big game. Well, make that the big games. …
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 3:22 P.M.
Matt Hagen replaces Tim Hulett as Spokane Indians manager
The Spokane Indians announced Thursday Tim Hulett will not manage the team for the 2017 Northwest League season, ending his 10-year tenure with the organization.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2, 2016, 8:27 A.M.
Grip on Sports: Baseball season comes down to the final game and nothing is better
A GRIP ON SPORTS • With apologies to every other event in sports, there is nothing better than a Game Seven in the World Series. The most grueling test in …
FRIDAY, OCT. 28, 2016, 7:58 A.M.
Grip on Sports: For the Cubs, a curse will be lifted tonight but it remains to be seen if they can actually win
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The World Series returns to Wrigley Field tonight for the first time in 71 years. How long has that been? So long neither of our …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 19, 2016, 7:04 A.M.
Indian tribes may be sovereign, but their casinos remain subject to federal scrutiny
A California-based tribe’s recent loss at the National Labor Relations Board could reignite interest in controversial legislation affecting Indian casinos and union workers nationwide.
MONDAY, OCT. 10, 2016, 9:07 P.M.
Indians top Ortiz, Red Sox 4-3, complete sweep, reach ALCS
Cleveland closer Cody Allen hung on in the last two innings, and the Indians beat the Boston Red Sox 4-3 Monday night to complete a three-game sweep of their A.L. …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 13, 2016, 10:12 P.M.
Eugene claims NWL title with 2-1 win over Everett
Yeiler Peguero drove in Robert Garcia with a two-out single in the bottom of the fifth inning to lead the Eugene Emeralds to a 2-1 victory over the Everett AquaSox …
MONDAY, SEPT. 12, 2016, 10:54 P.M.
Indians finish third in attendance among short-season Class A teams
Minor league baseball attendance dropped to 41.38 million this year from 42.56 million in 2015.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 9, 2016, 11:44 P.M.
Everett ends Spokane Indians’ season
The setting was unique, but the result was not.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 8, 2016, 11:24 P.M.
Errors haunt Spokane Indians in playoff loss to Everett
Despite outhitting the AquaSox 11-7 on Thursday at Avista Stadium, Spokane committed six errors and fell to Everett 8-5 in Game 1 of a three-game Northwest League divisional playoff series. …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 7, 2016, 11:12 P.M.
Mother Nature throws Indians’ playoff series a curveball
The rain that moved through Snohomish County Wednesday afternoon and evening was enough to postpone Game 1 of the Northwest League North Division Series between the Everett AquaSox and Spokane …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 6, 2016, 10:07 P.M.
Indians head into Northwest League playoffs on upswing
What is a team to do when its riding a 10-game losing streak?
SUNDAY, SEPT. 4, 2016, 10:23 P.M.
Anderson Tejeda drives in winner, also homers in Spokane Indians 8-7 win over Everett
A day after the Everett AquaSox rallied in the ninth to beat Spokane, the Indians returned the favor with Anderson Tejeda driving in his fourth run of the game with …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 4, 2016, 10:23 P.M.
Spokane Indians players not interested in becoming part of lawsuit
Minor league baseball is a grind. But it’s one Spokane Indians players were prepared for.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 2, 2016, 11:30 P.M.
Spokane Indians’ regular-season finale canceled by lightning
The Spokane Indians (11-22) were four outs away from taking four game in a five-game series with the Hillsboro Hops(20-13).
THURSDAY, SEPT. 1, 2016, 11:03 P.M.
Alex Kowalczyk boosts Spokane Indians to win over Hillsboro
The Indians won their third game in four days, dropping the Hillsboro Hops 5-2 in the fourth game of a five-game Northwest League series on Thursday at Avista Stadium.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 31, 2016, 10:24 P.M.
Tempers fly in Spokane Indians’ loss to Hillsboro
Spokane starter C.D. Pelham was chased off the mound in 1
TUESDAY, AUG. 30, 2016, 9:24 P.M.
Anderson Tejeda’s sixth homer sparks Indians past Hops
The Spokane Indians’ offense has awoken from it’s slumber.
MONDAY, AUG. 29, 2016, 11:08 P.M.
Spokane Indians snap 10-game losing streak by drubbing Hillsboro
The Spokane Indians’ 10-game losing streak was snapped in emphatic fashion.
SUNDAY, AUG. 28, 2016, 10:53 P.M.
Spokane Indians lose to Tri-City in 11 innings for 10 consecutive loss
The Spokane Indians blew a one-run lead in the ninth and missed scoring chances in extra innings and fell 3-2 to Tri-City in the final game of a three-game Northwest …
SATURDAY, AUG. 27, 2016, 10:01 P.M.
Eric Lauer and Tri-City offense hands Spokane Indians ninth straight loss
The Tri-City Dust Devils whacked the Spokane Indians 9-3 in game two of a three-game Northwest League series, handing the Indians their ninth straight loss.
SATURDAY, AUG. 27, 2016, 7:27 P.M.
Spokane Indians, Texas Rangers agree to new two-year contract
The Spokane Indians reached an agreement with the Texas Rangers on a two-year player development contract, the team announced Saturday.
FRIDAY, AUG. 26, 2016, 11:27 P.M.
Cal Quantrill and Dust Devils hand Spokane Indians eighth straight loss
The Tri-City Dust Devils trumped the Spokane Indians 7-3 on Friday at Avista Stadium, extending the Indians’ Northwest League losing streak to eight games.
THURSDAY, AUG. 25, 2016, 10:31 P.M.
Middleton doing duty first with Spokane Indians
Wearing a uniform is nothing new in Clayton Middleton’s family. But a baseball uniform, that’s a different story.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24, 2016, 7:43 P.M.
Bo Takahashi assured the Spokane Indians’ struggles would continue on Wednesday at Ron Tonkin Field.
TUESDAY, AUG. 23, 2016, 10:18 P.M.
Spokane Indians lose sixth straight after 8-1 loss to Hillsboro
HILLSBORO, Oregon — The Spokane Indians extended their losing streak to six games after a 8-1 loss to Hillsboro on Tuesday at Ron Tonklin field.
SUNDAY, AUG. 21, 2016, 6:06 P.M.
Spokane Indians lose fourth straight game, 6-2
The Hillsboro Hops scored two runs in each of the sixth, seventh and eighth innings and beat Spokane 6-2 on Sunday to send the Indians to their fourth consecutive defeat.