Smith, Tejada Back For Second Stint With TinCaps

Mallex Smith

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A couple of familiar faces who had success last season for the TinCaps will be back in uniform at Parkview Field for Thursday’s season opener.

Outfielder Mallex Smith and first baseman Luis Tejada will both be gearing up for their second season in Fort Wayne.

Smith led the Midwest League in stolen bases last season with 64, while Tejada played in the Midwest League All-Star game.

First pitch is set for 7:05 p.m. Thursday night. provides commenting on many stories to allow for constructive discussion. In order to comment, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms and Conditions. Anyone violating these terms, including the use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinion of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, flag it so our moderators can review.

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