6PM TINCAPS-PADRES

TinCaps and Padres renew Player Development Contract through 2018

The two-year extension stretches the affiliation to 20 years, which will be the longest-lasting Minor League Baseball affiliation in San Diego’s history. Within the 16-team Midwest League, only the West Michigan Whitecaps (Detroit Tigers) have a longer partnership with their MLB club.

The Memorial Coliseum posted this photo to its Twitter page that showed a mass of people trying to buy tickets to the Indiana University vs. Fort Wayne Mastodons men's basketball game at its box office on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016.

Tickets for IU-IPFW sell out within minutes

Indiana University will play the Fort Wayne Mastodons at the Memorial Coliseum on Nov. 22 as part of a 3-game series between the Hoosiers and the Mastodons.

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TinCaps win in Cal Quantrill’s Fort Wayne debut

Cal Quantrill, San Diego’s first round pick in June, and Anderson Espinoza, San Diego’s top-ranked prospect, both pitched for the TinCaps in a 6-4 TinCaps win over the Great Lakes Loons (Los Angeles Dodgers).

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Homestead-Luers game moved to St. Francis

The game was originally scheduled to be played at Luersfield but a pipe burst underneath the field earlier this week and the playing surface would not be ready for a game.

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Coach Speak: Bellmont’s Marty Ballard

There’s a new but familiar voice leading the Braves down in Decatur as head coach Marty Ballard was mic’d up last Friday for an all new edition of “Coach Speak.”

File photo of the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum taken in December, 2014.

Coliseum, city bid to host 25 NCAA tournaments

If awarded, the Memorial Coliseum could host the first and second rounds of the Division 1 men’s basketball tournament and the Regional round of the Division I women’s basketball tournament.