Defenseman Curtis Leonard and forward Mason Baptista have agreed to terms and will be returning to the Fort Wayne fold for 2016-17. Also rookie forwards Daniel Erlich and Chase Nieuwendyk have inked agreements to make their pro debuts with the Komets.
There is no doubting the talent of the 28-year-old Chapman, who went 3-0 with a 2.01 ERA and 20 saves in 31 games with New York. He threw a 105.1 mph fastball to Baltimore’s J.J. Hardy last Monday night, matching the fastest since Major League Baseball began tracking speeds in 2008.
Former Mad Ant Ron Howard is paring up with his former team this week for the annual Mad Ants Basketball Academy.
The NFL says it found no credible evidence that Peyton Manning was provided with HGH or other prohibited substances.
George founded IndyCar and is part of the family that owns the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Local football players had a chance to learn football fundamentals the Hoosier way as IU coaches came to Homestead High School on their INvasion tour on Sunday.
TinCaps right-fielder Tyler Moore joins us for our latest TinCaps on the Clock.
Fort Wayne (10-19, 46-53) sprung out to a 4-0 lead in the top of the first against Boomer Biegalski (L, 6-5). Catcher Marcus Greene Jr., who had six hits and two homers over the previous two games, launched a grand slam to left-center field.
Afterward the two drivers who grew up in Indiana drove side-by-side around the 2.5-mile oval one last time.
Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza have been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
The Olympic Games begin in Rio in just over two weeks with the Aug. 5 opening ceremony at the Maracana Stadium.
Fort Wayne and Beloit are now set to begin their three-game series on Sunday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. (as originally scheduled for Sunday).
Local golfers met at Cedar Creek Saturday morning to compete in the city tournament qualifier.
Busch posted a fast lap of 184.634 mph, just ahead of Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Carl Edwards at 184.547. Three-time Cup champion and two-time Brickyard winner Tony Stewart will start third in his final race at Indy after posting a speed of 184.328.
Local dive clubs from Fort Wayne came together for the annual City Dive Meet at Helen P. Brown Natatorium.
Jaren Jackson Jr, the son of former Mad Ants assistant coach and NBA champion Jaren Jackson, has become one of the most highly sought after recruits in the country.
The TinCaps lost to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Milwaukee Brewers) on Friday night, 8-7, at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium.
Spiece Gym Rats Fancher guard Brandon Nichols torched the twine on Friday evening, winning the senior three-point contest at the GRBA National Tournament skills competition at By Hey Arena.
MMA fighter Jon Fitch returned to his alma mater Carroll to host a wrestling clinic for kids.
Garrett and Fairfield shared the NECC Big Division Crown and Eastside claimed the Small Division. All three teams are poised to make another run at the conference title.