Stories tagged: Spokane Indians
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 5:06 p.m.
Former Padres, Diamondbacks GM Kevin Towers dies of cancer
Kevin Towers, whose 14-year tenure as general manager of the San Diego Padres included an appearance in the 1998 World Series, has died from complications of cancer. He was 56.
Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
‘Moose’ Stubing, Spokane Indians’ last Triple-A manager, dies at 79
Although Larry “Moose” Stubing almost came away emptyhanded from his stays in baseball’s major leagues, he will be remembered for more than his one season as the last Triple-A manager …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 4:37 p.m.
Spokane Indians’ Avista Stadium receives high marks from Stadium Journey
Avista Stadium, home to the Spokane Indians, was listed at No. 31 among Stadium Journey’s top 100 stadium experiences in the United States and Canada for 2017, the Indians announced …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
Former Spokane Indians manager Rob Picciolo dies at 64
Former Spokane Indians manager Rob Picciolo, a beloved man who spent his entire adult life in professional baseball, died of a heart attack Wednesday in Los Angeles. He was 64.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 11:04 p.m.
Former Spokane Indian Carlos Beltran retires after winning first World Series title
Carlos Beltran is retiring at age 40 after winning his first World Series title in his 20th major league season.
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
Spokane Indians fall to Vancouver, eliminated from NWL playoffs
Brock Lundquist went 2 for 4, including a homer in the fourth inning, to lift the Vancouver Canadians to a 2-1 win over the Spokane Indians in the second game …
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 10:29 p.m.
Vancouver holds off Spokane Indians in Northwest League playoff opener
The Spokane Indians, known for late rallies on their way to the Northwest League North Division second-half title, had one fall just short in a 2-1 loss to the Vancouver …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 8:28 p.m.
Unhealthy air quality forces move of NWL playoff opener from Spokane to Vancouver for entire series
The Spokane Indians Northwest League playoff opener Tuesday evening was postponed because of Spokane’s poor air quality.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
Pressure nothing new for postseason-bound Spokane Indians
Matt Hagen was hoping his season finale at Avista Stadium might be a worry-free evening. But like most of Spokane’s games this season, it had Hagen concerned. “I think I …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 10:38 p.m.
Spokane Indians stay atop North Division race with win over Everett
Indians starter Tyler Phillips fanned a season-best 12 batters in seven innings, leading the Spokane Indians to a 3-2 victory over the Everett AquaSox in the second of a three-game …
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 11:04 p.m.
Indians lose but maintain one-game lead in North Division
The Spokane Indians have fought their way out of a rough first half that had them stranded at the bottom of the Northwest League North Division standings.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Devoted fan Lynn Hicks always gives Spokane Indians something to chew on
Nearly every baseball player has his regular pregame rituals.
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Indians take one-game lead in Northwest League’s North Division
The Spokane Indians have the inside track to the Northwest League’s North Division second-half title.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
Spokane Indians retain share of North Division lead with win over Volcanoes
Curtis Terry homered again and the Spokane Indians topped the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes 6-4 in the fourth of a five-game Northwest League series at Volcanoes Stadium on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 11:20 p.m.
Big ninth inning carries Spokane Indians over Salem-Keizer
Curtis Terry went 3 for 5 and homered in the fourth for his team-leading 11th time this season, and the Spokane Indians rallied in the ninth to beat the Salem-Keizer …
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Tyler Ratliff homers twice, lifts Indians to 5-4 win over Volcanoes
Tyler Ratliff homered twice and went 4 for 4 to lead the Spokane Indians in a 5-4 win over the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes in the second of a five-game Northwest Leage …
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Spokane Indians knock off Salem-Keizer behind Tyler Phillips’ strong start
Austin O’Banion drove in a pair of runs on a double in the fifth inning, giving Spokane the lead for good as the Indians went on to beat the Salem-Keizer …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 11:05 p.m.
Spokane Indians shut out by Tri-City, fall to third in North Division
Tri-City starter Nick Margevicius allowed three hits and no walks over five innings to lead the Dust Devils over the Spokane Indians 4-0 in the finale of a three-game Northwest …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Cristian Inoa’s single lifts Spokane Indians to seventh walk-off win
Cristian Inoa pushed a single through the left side to plate Curtis Terry in the ninth inning to lift the Spokane Indians to a 4-3 win over the Tri-City Dust …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Spokane Indians fight back to win after Tri-City’s four-run first inning
Chris Seise went 4 for 5 as the Spokane Indians rallied for an 8-7 win over the Tri-City Dust Devils to open a three-game Northwest League series at Avista Stadium …
Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 10:40 p.m.
Spokane Indians lose to Tri-City in bottom of ninth inning
Time is running out on the Spokane Indians.
Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Brothers Ismel Lopez, Luis Lopez get rare opportunity with Spokane Indians
The Spokane Indians have reunited several players this season who have grown up with each other on the baseball field.
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Spokane Indians win pitching duel, Thompson sharp in shutout
It was an old-fashioned pitcher’s duel in Pasco on Monday as the Spokane Indians snapped a two-game skid and beat the Tri-City Dust Devils 1-0 in the second of a …
Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 10:56 p.m.
Dust Devils score three in eighth to beat Spokane Indians 5-3
The Tri-City Dust Devils rallied behind a three-run eighth inning to down the Spokane Indians 5-3 in the first game of a three-game Northwest League series at Gesa Stadium on …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
Owen Spiwak’s grand slam boosts Vancouver past Spokane Indians to complete series
Owen Spiwak hit a grand slam in the third inning to lead the Vancouver Canadians in a 10-1 rout of the Spokane Indians in the finale of a Northwest League …
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 6 a.m.
Spokane Indians reliever Joe Kuzia took the independent road to the Northwest League
Shortly after his senior year ended at St. John’s University, Joe Kuzia turned his focus to the 2015 June amateur draft. On draft day, Kuzia listened for his name to …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 11:28 p.m.
Spokane Indians beat Vancouver on Whatley’s 11th inning homer
Matt Whatley homered in the 11th inning, lifting the Spokane Indians to a 3-2 win over the Vancouver Canadians on Monday in the third of a four-game Northwest League series.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 10:57 p.m.
Spokane Indians walk-off Vancouver on Miguel Aparicio single
Miguel Aparicio knocked in the winning run in the ninth to lift the Spokane Indians to a 4-3 win over the Vancouver Canadians in the second of a four-game Northwest …
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Big fifth inning ignites Vancouver past Spokane Indians in series opener
Reggie Pruitt gave the Canadians the lead for good with a home run in the fifth inning, and Vancouver defeated the Spokane Indians 6-2 in the first of a four-game …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 10:17 p.m.
Tyree Thompson stars on mound in Spokane Indians’ 5-4 victory
Tyree Thompson turned in his strongest start, Matt Whatley slugged his fourth home run and the Spokane Indians averted a seventh-inning disaster in a 5-4 victory over the Eugene Emeralds …