On a gorgeous Friday night at Parkview Field, the TinCaps were unable to complete a three-game sweep against South Bend, losing 11-3.
Felipe Blanco hit a walk-off double in the bottom of the 10th inning to lead the TinCaps to a come-from-behind, 7-6 win over South Bend at Parkview Field on Thursday night.
Jewell Loyd went first overall to the Seattle Storm after leaving Notre Dame after her junior season.
The Mad Ants fought off the Canton Charge in Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals to come out on top 105-91.
Marc Gasol had 33 points and 13 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies ended the Indiana Pacers’ playoff hopes with a 95-83 victory Wednesday night.
For the second season in a row the Mad Ants have advanced to the NBA Development League’s Eastern Conference finals.
C.J. Miles scored 25 points, George Hill added 24 and together they keyed a 7-2 spurt to open the second overtime Tuesday night as Indiana kept its playoff hopes alive with a 99-95 victory over Washington.
The TinCaps had the winning run at the plate in the bottom of the ninth inning Tuesday afternoon at Parkview Field, but came up short in a 6-4 loss to the Lansing Lugnuts.
VanMeter was placed on the disabled list Tuesday, while infielder Nick Vilter was added to Fort Wayne’s roster.
Starting pitcher Walker Lockett threw 5 2/3 strong innings, but the TinCaps faltered late in a 9-1 setback to the Lansing Lugnuts on Monday night at Parkview Field.
Norwell grad Josh VanMeter was off to a hot start for the TinCaps, but his season could be cut short after suffering a leg injury in Monday’s 9-1 loss to Lansing.
The Mad Ants will host game one of the NBA Development League Eastern Conference finals on Thursday night regardless of who wins the other Eastern Conference semifinal series.
Baseball returned to Fort Wayne on Sunday. And fans returned to Parkview Field in big numbers. A sell-out crowd of 7,090 came out to see the first TinCaps game of the season, a 4-3 loss in 10 innings to the Lansing Lugnuts.
The defending D-Leageue Champions, the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, eliminated the Maine Red Claws from the playoffs in 121-111 win on Saturday.
Due to a deep frost that is still thawing and creating excessive amounts of moisture beneath the playing surface at Dow Diamond, today’s series finale scheduled between the Great Lakes Loons and Fort Wayne TinCaps has been postponed.
Spencer spent his first eight seasons in the NFL with the Dallas Cowboys, racking up 33 sacks in 104 games since being drafted in the round by the Cowboys in 2007.
The Mad Ants are just one win away from advancing to the NBADL Eastern Conference Finals after winning the opener in their first round best-of-three playoff series against Maine on Tuesday night.
Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland is apologizing for making a “bad choice” and promised to work toward a full recovery after being stabbed outside a New York nightclub early Wednesday.
The game will be made up Friday, April 10, as a part of a doubleheader beginning at 5:05 p.m.
The TinCaps open this year’s Midwest League slate at the Great Lakes Loons tomorrow and WANE-TV will be in Midland, Michigan for the first pitch of the 2015 season.