SPOKANE, Wash. - The Indians didn't have to battle the elements on a beautiful Sunday afternoon at Avista Stadium, but they did have to contend with a potent Vancouver lineup. The Canadians exploded for 19 runs in the opener and four more in the finale of the doubleheader as they
SPOKANE, Wash. - The Indians didn't have to battle the elements on a beautiful Sunday afternoon at Avista Stadium, but they did have to contend with a potent Vancouver lineup. The Canadians exploded for 19 runs in the opener and four more in the finale of the doubleheader as they took both games from the Indians in front 3,414 fans at the ballpark for the Dollars in Your Dog Doubleheader presented by nomnom. Despite today's losses, Spokane still remain two games over .500 (23-21) and just one game back of Vancouver for the top spot in the Northwest League.
First baseman Zach Kokoska went 3-for-6 over the doubleheader and continues to pace the NWL with a .349 average.
Benny Montgomery hit his second home run of the season and finished 2-for-4 in the first game of the doubleheader.
Right-hander Tyler Ras tossed two scoreless innings with a pair of punchouts to keep the Indians within striking distance in the finale of the doubleheader.
NEXT HOMESTAND: June 13 - 18 vs. Eugene Emeralds
The Indians hit the road for series in Tri-City and Hillsboro before returning to Avista Stadium on Tuesday, June 13th for a six-game set with the Eugene Emeralds. That homestand features SCRAPS Bark in the Park Night, Pride Night, (2) Fireworks Nights, and the Father's Day Game featuring Spokane's own Craig T. Nelson! Tickets for all games are available by CLICKING HERE.
ABOUT THE SPOKANE INDIANS
The Spokane Indians are the High-A affiliate of the Colorado Rockies located in Spokane, Washington, and were named 2021 MiLB Organization of the Year. Avista Stadium is home to the MultiCare Kids Bench Seat. Parking at all Spokane Indians games is FREE. The Spokane Indians Office and Team Store hours are 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM on Monday through Thursday and 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM on Fridays. On game days, the Office and Team Store are open from 10:00 AM through the end of the game.