This week on TinCaps on the Clock we learn more about third baseman Nick Vilter.
Pine Valley took home their second straight City Swim title at the annual meet on Sunday.
The long night finally came to a close when third baseman Carlos Belen drove in catcher Austin Allen from first base with a walk-off triple to right-center field off Daniel Young (L, 0-1). It was Fort Wayne’s first run since the fifth inning, and the game’s first run since the seventh.
The TinCaps overcame a four-run deficit in an 8-7 win over the West Michigan Whitecaps (Detroit Tigers) on Friday night, into Saturday morning, at Parkview Field.
The Fort Wayne TinCaps have partnered with Roanoke, IN based web design agency, Reusser Design, to launch a mobile application and game. “Go Johnny Go” is currently available for iOS devices and is the first venture into the mobile application landscape for the Fort Wayne TinCaps.
The third pick overall in 2003 spent his first 12 seasons with the Titans’ AFC South rival, the Houston Texans, where he is the franchise’s all-time leading receiver. He played last season with Indianapolis, where he caught 41 passes for 503 yards and four touchdowns.
Wisler (4-11) has allowed nine homers in his past four starts and 16 in his past 10 starts. It’s a big decline for a pitcher who opened the season as the No. 2 starter behind Julio Teheran.
Norwell grad Josh VanMete continues to rise in the Padres farm system. On Friday the former TinCaps was promoted to AA San Antonio Missions.
Whittington played 40 games with the Mad Ants during the 2015-2016 season. He averaged 12.1 points and 7.9 rebounds per game.
This year’s offense will be paced by senior quarterback Zach Terrell, who threw for 3,510 yards and 29 touchdowns last season
The Eastside Blazers are looking to build off the success they found in 2015 as the 2016 season gets underway.
Keel worked a career-long seven innings, matching the longest outing by a Fort Wayne starter this season. The southpaw surrendered just five hits and only allowed the one run, while punching out six.
Fort Wayne native Morgan Dabagia was the top golfer from the area finishing in a three-way tie for 11th shooting three over par through the tournament,
The game will mark the first time the Pacers have played a regular-season game overseas. The NFL’s Indianapolis Colts also will play in London on Oct. 2 against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
The West Noble Chargers will look to get back to their winning ways in 2016.
The Whitko Wildcats will have a new look in 2016.
TinCaps starter and Padres pitching prospect Chris Paddack was placed on the 7-day DL with a forearm strain.
The Komets announced Wednesday that Cody Sol has agreed to terms for his third straight year guarding the Fort Wayne blue line.
TinCaps starter Austin Smith (W, 3-5) silenced West Michigan (14-15, 53-42) until the sixth inning.
Purdue’s Caleb Swanigan and Coach Matt Painter joined NewsChannel 15’s Jessica Starbard live from the Boilers on the Road event at the Fort Wayne Country Club on Wednesday.