Stories tagged: indians
Mon., March 6, 2017, 12:35 p.m.
American Indians protesting Trump, pipeline with march
Members of American Indian tribes from around the country are gathering in Washington for four days of protests against the Trump administration and the Dakota Access oil pipeline that will …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Inslee signs bill to improve dental care for state tribes
Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday signed a bill that seeks to improve oral health on reservations in Washington state. The measure was the first bill the governor has signed this …
Fri., 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 …
Tue., 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. …
Mon., 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.
Fri., 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. …
Thu., 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.
Wed., 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 …
Fri., 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 …
Wed., 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.
Mon., 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. …
Tue., 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 …
Mon., 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.
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016, 11:44 p.m.
Everett ends Spokane Indians’ season
The setting was unique, but the result was not.
Thu., 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. …
Wed., 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 …
Tue., 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?
Sun., 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 …
Sun., 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.
Fri., 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).
Thu., 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.
Wed., 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
Tue., 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.
Mon., 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.
Sun., 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 …
Sat., 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.
Sat., 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.
Fri., 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.
Thu., 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.
Wed., Aug. 24, 2016, 7:43 p.m.
Bo Takahashi assured the Spokane Indians’ struggles would continue on Wednesday at Ron Tonkin Field.