Long Ball Leads Indians Over Hawks, Still Perfect at Home - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Long Ball Leads Indians Over Hawks, Still Perfect at Home

  • BaseballMore>>

  • AP source: Tigers acquire ace Price from Rays

    AP source: Tigers acquire ace Price from Rays

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:14:17 GMT
    By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer A person familiar with the trade says Tampa Bay Rays ace David Price has been traded to the Detroit Tigers.>>
    The Detroit Tigers have added another Cy Young Award winner to their star-studded rotation, acquiring Tampa Bay's David Price in a blockbuster deal Thursday.>>
  • A's get Lester, Gomes from Red Sox for Cespedes

    A's get Lester, Gomes from Red Sox for Cespedes

    Thursday, July 31 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-07-31 20:29:02 GMT
    A person with knowledge of the trade says the Oakland Athletics have won the Jon Lester sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander along with outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder...>>
    The Oakland Athletics won the Jon Lester sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander and outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday's trade deadline.>>
  • Lackey goes from Red Sox to Cards for Kelly, Craig

    Lackey goes from Red Sox to Cards for Kelly, Craig

    Thursday, July 31 2014 3:04 PM EDT2014-07-31 19:04:28 GMT
    The Boston Red Sox have traded right-hander John Lackey to the St. Louis Cardinals for right-hander Joe Kelly and outfielder Allen Craig before Thursday's deadline, a person with knowledge of the deal said.>>
    The Boston Red Sox traded right-hander John Lackey to the St. Louis Cardinals for right-hander Joe Kelly and outfielder Allen Craig before Thursday's deadline.>>
Written by the Spokane Indians

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Jose Trevino hit his first professional homer, Luke Tendler added in his second homer of the year and Johnny Fasola earned his second save as the Spokane Indians (8-1) beat the Boise Hawks (4-6) 6-2 in front of 4,156 fans at Avista Stadium. The win matches the second-best start in the Spokane Indians’ 112-year history.

Trevino went 3-for-4, scoring three runs in addition to his home run over the left field fence. Tendler, now batting .444, hit his long ball deep in right field. Tendler went 2-for-3 with three RBIs. Marcus Greene and Eduard Pinto added another RBI each for the final Spokane tally.

Fasola struck out four of the six batters he faced while earning his second save of the season. Fasola’s dominating performance helped secure Nick Dignacco’s first winning decision of the year. Dignacco relieved starter Andrew Barnett in the fourth inning and allowed one hit and struck out four in three innings of work.

Fernando Vivili added his fifth double of the year and his third stolen base, both highs on the team. He is hitting .333 for the year.

  • Pro SportsProMore>>

  • Mariners Land Jackson As Part Of David Price Trade And Other Deadline Moves

    Mariners Land Jackson As Part Of David Price Trade And Other Deadline Moves

    The Seattle Mariners have acquired center fielder Austin Jackson from the Detroit Tigers as part of the three-team trade that sent 2012 Cy Young award winner David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays to Detroit, as confirmed by ESPN's Jayson Stark.The Mariners sent infielder Nick Franklin to Tampa Bay as part of the deal, while it is reported that Detroit sent left hand pitcher Drew Smyly and infield prospect Willy Adames to complete the haul for Price.In Jackson the Mariners get the consistent out...>>
    The Seattle Mariners have acquired center fielder Austin Jackson from the Detroit Tigers as part of the three-team trade that sent 2012 Cy Young award winner David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays to Detroit, as confirmed by ESPN's Jayson Stark.The Mariners sent infielder Nick Franklin to Tampa Bay as part of the deal, while it is reported that Detroit sent left hand pitcher Drew Smyly and infield prospect Willy Adames to complete the haul for Price.In Jackson the Mariners get the consistent out...>>
  • Volcanoes Edge Past Tri-City

    Volcanoes Edge Past Tri-City

    The Tri-City Dust Devils scored five runs in the second inning, but the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes used a four-run rally in the ninth to take an 8-7 victory Wednesday night at Gesa Stadium.>>
    The Tri-City Dust Devils scored five runs in the second inning, but the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes used a four-run rally in the ninth to take an 8-7 victory Wednesday night at Gesa Stadium.
    >>
  • Shock Talk: Andy Olson Before The Playoffs

    Shock Talk: Andy Olson Before The Playoffs

     Spokane Shock head coach Andy Olson joined SWX's Sam Adams in the Fasteners Sports Studio for a special playoff edition of Shock Talk powered by VPI Home Solutions on Wednesday, July 30.>>
     Spokane Shock head coach Andy Olson joined SWX's Sam Adams in the Fasteners Sports Studio for a special playoff edition of Shock Talk powered by VPI Home Solutions on Wednesday, July 30.>>
  • Spokane IndiansSpokane IndiansMore>>

  • Hillsboro Hops Past Spokane, Indians Fall 9-1

    Hillsboro Hops Past Spokane, Indians Fall 9-1

    The Spokane Indians opened up their five-game series against the Hillsboro Hops at Avista Stadium on Wednesday, July 30, and things did not go quite as expected as Spokane fell to the Hops 9-1.>>
    The Spokane Indians opened up their five-game series against the Hillsboro Hops at Avista Stadium on Wednesday, July 30, and things did not go quite as expected as Spokane fell to the Hops 9-1.>>
  • SLIDESHOW: Spokane Indians Bark In The Park

    SLIDESHOW: Spokane Indians Bark In The Park

    The Spokane Indians hosted their annual Bark in the Park night at Avista Stadium, where some of the area's four-legged friends were able to watch America's past time up close and personal with their owners.>>
    The Spokane Indians hosted their annual Bark in the Park night at Avista Stadium, where some of the area's four-legged friends were able to watch America's past time up close and personal with their owners.
    >>
  • Vancouver Ends Indians Winning Streak

    Vancouver Ends Indians Winning Streak

    The Spokane Indians came into Tuesday's clash with the Vancouver Canadians riding high on a three game winning streak, and after opening up a 4-0 lead things looked promising, but things all came crashing down as the Canadians pulled out a 11-6 win at Avista Stadium on July 29. 
    >>
    The Spokane Indians came into Tuesday's clash with the Vancouver Canadians riding high on a three game winning streak, and after opening up a 4-0 lead things looked promising, but things all came crashing down as the Canadians pulled out a 11-6 win at Avista Stadium on July 29. 

    >>