Stories tagged: Spokane Indians
Fri., June 14, 2019, 4:59 a.m.
For the third year in a row, the Spokane Indians have a new manager. Kenny Hook, who was the Indians hitting coach in 2016, returns to Spokane as manager replacing …
Fri., June 14, 2019, 4:58 a.m.
Feasts, fireworks, fairy tales and the Force. The promotions spanning the Spokane Indians’ 2019 schedule will have something for every fan and mythical creature to enjoy.
UPDATED: Wed., June 12, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Baseball and entertainment converged at Avista Stadium on Wednesday as the newest crop of Spokane Indians introduced itself to a welcoming crowd that was already in midseason form at the …
UPDATED: Sat., June 8, 2019, 8:35 p.m.
The Texas Rangers assigned 28 players to the Spokane Indians on Saturday for the start of the Northwest League season, which opens on Friday. The 28-man roster includes 15 pitchers …
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 11:24 a.m.
The 75th anniversary of D-Day holds special meaning for San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy. He’s the son of an Army veteran who served during World War II. And one …
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 10:14 p.m.
The Texas Rangers used their first three selections in the 2019 MLB draft on college players who could very well find themselves in Spokane Indians uniforms before too long.
UPDATED: Mon., May 27, 2019, 10:22 p.m.
Bill Buckner, whose 2,715 career hits rank second only to Carlos Beltran among former Spokane Indians who played in the major leagues, has died after a long battle with Lewy …
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 7:38 p.m.
Kenny Hook, 43, becomes the seventh Indians manager since Spokane became an affiliate of the Texas Rangers.
UPDATED: Mon., April 22, 2019, 7:50 p.m.
Joey Gallo sometimes pauses for a deep breath or glances around the ballpark between pitches looking for something to slow his racing mind. The big Texas slugger grew up trying …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 7 p.m.
The Spokane Indians don’t begin their 2019 campaign for two months, but players from last year’s team are off to a good start with the Texas Rangers’ full-season affiliates.
Sun., March 17, 2019, 5 a.m.
Clint Roig was an eager listener whenever his grandfather Tony wanted to share one of the many stories related to his baseball career.
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019, 4:56 p.m.
Timeline from the “The Spokane River Story” in The Spokesman-Review in 1991.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:07 p.m.
Bochy, who began his managerial career by leading the 1989 Spokane Indians to their third straight Northwest League title, has been a major league manager for 25 seasons.
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 6:22 p.m.
Retired Gonzaga coach and baseball executive Larry Koentopp died on Saturday in Las Vegas at the age of 82, as announced by the Las Vegas Aviators baseball club. No cause …
Thu., Dec. 6, 2018
The Spokane Indians added a teddy bear toss to their Christmas in July game night this past summer, collecting nearly 100 stuffed animals for the Christmas Bureau. The idea came …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 4, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Major League Baseball playoffs have local flair with former Spokane Indians on Boston Red Sox roster
The MLB playoffs will have a somewhat local flair, as a pair of former Spokane Indians are employed by a postseason favorite.
Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 7:54 p.m.
The Texas Rangers announced the organization has extended its Player Development Agreement with the Spokane Indians through the 2020 season.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Spokane Indians recap: Curtis Terry, Hans Crouse have stellar seasons en route to Northwest League championship series appearance
The Spokane Indians’ recently completed season was a success in many ways, not the least of which was their trip to the Northwest League championship series.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
Emmanuel Clase commits walk-off balk and Eugene Emeralds sweep Spokane Indians in Northwest League Championship Series.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 2:13 p.m.
The Eugene Emeralds beat the Spokane Indians 4-0 in Game 2 of the best-of-five Northwest League Championship Series.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
Levi Jordan hit a home run in the eighth inning and the Eugene Emeralds beat the Spokane Indians 3-2 in Game 1 of the Northwest League Championship Series.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 6:46 p.m.
The very nature of the short-season schedule in the Northwest League has produced an interesting championship matchup – and series schedule.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 5:45 p.m.
It’s not a major league pennant race, but Chi Chi Gonzalez sure is savoring the current Spokane Indians run to the Northwest League championship series.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Big inning dooms Spokane Indians in Game 2 loss to Everett AquaSox in Northwest League division series
The Everett AquaSox rallied for six runs in the fourth inning to beat the Spokane Indians 8-3 in Game 2 of the division series on Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
Curtis Terry drove in four and the Spokane Indians outlasted the Everett AquaSox 7-3 in Game 1 of the Northwest League Division series on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 3, 2018, 10:49 p.m.
The Vancouver Canadians beat the Spokane Indians 7-4 on Monday and the Canadians’ Brandon Polizzi played all nine positions.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 8:28 p.m.
Chi Chi Gonzalez tossed five perfect innings, Isaias Quiroz homered and the Spokane Indians clinched the second-half division title with a 3-1 win over Vancouver.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 10 p.m.
Starter Jake Latz turned in a tremendous performance and the Spokane Indians took “Game 1” over the Vancouver Canadians 6-0 to move one game ahead with two to play.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 6:05 p.m.
The Texas Rangers assigned starting pitcher Alex “Chi Chi” Gonzalez to the Spokane Indians for a rehab assignment and will start on Sunday.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
Sherten Apostel delivered the biggest hit of the Spokane Indians’ season. His three-run home run with two out in the eighth inning put the Indians ahead and Spokane went on …