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Volcanoes end season in playoffs

Volcanoes end season in playoffs

By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes A 3-3 September record for Salem-Keizer ended the Volcanoes’ regular season before they split two games with Hillsboro in the Southern Division title series. The rubber game was played Wednesday after press time and the Salem-Keizer team lost 6-5 in 13 innings. Playoffs – Monday:  Volcanoes 4, Hillsboro 2 The […]

Volcanoes take series win over Hawks

Volcanoes take series win over Hawks

By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes It was a better week for the Volcanoes than the previous one, with a split of the last two games with Everett and a series win over Boise. Aug. 26: Volcanoes 3, Everett 2 (10 innings) This win evened the Volcanoes’ road series at 2-2. It was a 1-0 Salem-Keizer […]

Losing skid drops S-K to 3rd in South

Losing skid drops S-K to 3rd in South

By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes The Volcanoes started with two victories in a road series but lost the next four games. Aug. 12: Volcanoes 6, Spokane 1 Salem-Keizer bats and arms stayed hot for the opener of this five-game series in Spokane. Several Volcanoes were heroes: CJ Hinojosa, who hit his fourth home run and […]

S-K splits week with 3-3 record

S-K splits week with 3-3 record

By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes The Volcanoes had a 3-3 record for the week just before the Keizertimes went to press, ending with a shutout of the Hillsboro Hops. Aug. 6: Volcanoes 3, Eugene 2 Salem-Keizer opened this road series with a well-pitched game that ended with a great bit of fielding. Eugene came close […]

Salem-Keizer survives Everett scare

Salem-Keizer survives Everett scare

By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes The Volcanoes didn’t quite blow their lead July 31, but it was a wild one for the crowd of 3,029. Everett scored twice in the first inning at Volcanoes Stadium, and Salem-Keizer responded with seven runs in the bottom of the first. Then the AquaSox scored twice in the […]

Volcanoes take series 4-1, lead South Div.

Volcanoes take series 4-1, lead South Div.

By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes Salem-Keizer won the series from Everett four games to one, going into the all-star break with a 5-2 second-half record and the South Division lead. July 29: Volcanoes 5, Everett 4 (10 innings) It was the first win, against two losses, in an extra-inning game for Salem-Keizer this season. A […]

Errors cost Volcanoes several games

Errors cost Volcanoes several games

By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes Salem-Keizer has had an inconsistent record lately, hitting well and usually pitching well but giving away runs with holes in infield gloves. July 15: Volcanoes 5, Boise 4 Ronnie Jebavy’s walk-off home run gave Salem-Keizer its sixth win in a row to start the home series with the Hawks. […]

Volcanoes beat Dust Devils 9-3

Volcanoes beat Dust Devils 9-3

By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes Volcanoes fans celebrated both the Fourth of July and a series-opening 9-3 win over the Tri-City Dust Devils on Saturday. A crowd of 4,303 saw Logan Webb get his second victory of the season and watched a six-run Salem-Keizer fourth inning. Independence Day ceremonies involving the military preceded the […]

Quiet bats plague Salem-Keizer

Quiet bats plague Salem-Keizer

By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes The struggling Volcanoes showed signs of improvement but not enough to have a winning week. June 24: Hillsboro 7, Volcanoes 2 Jared Miller’s pitching and Stephen Dezzi’s bat led the Hops to their second straight win over Salem-Keizer. Hillsboro led all the way, starting with three runs in the […]

Canucks rout S-K

Canucks rout S-K

By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes The Volcanoes opened their 2015 season on the short end of an 11-2 game with Vancouver on June 18 at home. It was a contest through five innings, with the Canadians leading Keizer 3-0 going into the sixth. Starting and losing pitcher Nick Gonzalez gave up two more runs […]

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