From staff reports
HILLSBORO, Ore. – Spokane struggled in the field and at the plate in a 5-0 Northwest League defeat Tuesday night.
The Indians (15-11) committed three errors and scratched out only four hits in a game the Hops (14-13) broke open with three runs in the seventh inning.
Hillsboro’s Spencer Brickhouse opened the scoring with a solo home run to right field in the third. The Hops added another run in the fifth when Ryan Bliss scored on a fielder’s choice.
Caleb Roberts hit an RBI double and scored on a throwing error in the seventh.
Elian Miranda rounded out the Hops’ offense with an RBI single.
Spokane resumes its series at Hillsboro Wednesday at 6:05 p.m.
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