The Spokane Indians rallied for four runs in the bottom of the seventh – all starting with two outs – and beat the Eugene Emeralds 8-5 in the second game of a six-game High-A Northwest League series at Avista Stadium on Wednesday.
Mateo Gil and Zac Veen knocked in two runs apiece and the visiting Spokane Indians beat the Tri-City Dust Devils 6-3 in the third game of a six-game High-A Northwest League series at Gesa Stadium in Pasco on Thursday.
Warming Bernabel went 3 for 4 with two RBIs and a run and the Spokane Indians beat the Tri-City Dust Devils 5-2 in the second game of a six-game High-A Northwest League series at Gesa Stadium in Pasco on Wednesday.
For the second game in a row, a member of the Spokane Indians homered on his birthday. Mateo Gil made it twice as nice, going deep in the seventh and eighth innings on his 22nd birthday, to keep his team in the game.
In Friday night’s game, Spokane Indians starter Evan Shawver got injured and didn’t make it out of the first inning, setting up the bullpen for a long night – and potentially making it a rough pitching weekend in a three-game series against the Northwest League-leading Vancouver Canadians.
If the Spokane Indians are to mount a second-half comeback to qualify for the Northwest League championship series at the end of the season, it has to start by beating the team that sits atop the league.