With the score tied, 2-2, in the top of the 10th inning, Luis Arraez led off for the Kernels (15-10, 51-43) with a triple into the right-field corner against David Bednar (L, 0-1). Arraez scored on the play as the relay throw sailed into the stands behind third base. Despite taking the loss, Bednar had pitched a scoreless eighth inning and ninth, and retired one batter in the 10th before exiting.
TinCaps manager Anthony Contreras spoke live with Jessica Starbard to talk about having five of the Padres top six pitching prospects on his staff, including top-ranked prospect Anderson Espinoza.
The 18-year old from Venezuela, who was traded to the Padres from the Red Sox for All-Star pitcher Drew Pomeranz and is now ranked as the Padres No.1 prospect by Baseball America.
Former IPFW women’s basketball coach Chris Paul has been named the new boys basketball coach at Churubusco.
The Komets announced Monday that defenseman Gabriel Beaupre will be returning to the Fort Wayne blue line for 2016-17. Also, center Mike Cazzola has agreed to terms and will make his pro debut with the Komets.
TinCaps catcher Marcus Greene Jr. is the latest to step in the TinCaps on the Clock hot seat.
Chris Forman, associate athletics communications director at Purdue, confirmed the report to WLFI. He said the deal still had to be approved by the Purdue Board of Trustees later this summer.
The TinCaps (9-15 second half, 45-49 overall) trailed 7-3 at the seventh-inning stretch but scored single runs in the seventh and eighth to get within two. Down 8-5 in the ninth, the TinCaps plated a run and put runners at first and second, but the Kernels (14-10, 50-43) shut the door and have won the first two meetings of the three-game set.
Dye birdied her final four holes to finish the final round one-under par. She was six-over through the tournament.
The team had a rematch against California Elite.
Newly disclosed allegations from men who have accused Jerry Sandusky of sexual abuse raise fresh questions about what his fellow Penn State assistant coaches might have seen or known.
Courtney Dye leads after 36 holes at 6-over par.
The Fort Wayne Sport Club team will play California Elite, despite losing to that team Saturday.
Despite terrific pitching, the TinCaps fell to the Quad Cities River Bandits (Houston Astros), 2-1, on Friday night at Parkview Field.
After missing almost two months with two broken bones in his left hand Bishop Luers graduate Kevin Kiermaier returned to the lineup for the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night.
Former Snider and IPFW standout Ashton Taft stands alone atop the leaderboard with the first round of the Women’s City Tournament at Cedar Creek in Leo.
Fort Wayne native Reggie Hearn netted six points for the D-League Select team in a 88-76 win over the New Orleans Pelicans Friday night in Las Vegas Summer League play.
Belzile, 24, split time between San Antonio and the Fort Wayne Komets (ECHL) last season, recording six goals and four assists in 25 games with the Rampage and 10 goals and 21 helpers in 29 contests with the Komets.
Wilcox played five games for the Mad Ants in January of 2015, scoring 13.2 points a game.
The head football coach was diagnosed with lymphoma last summer and had 12 inches removed from his colon and small intestine. Two more surgeries and six chemo treatments later, his body is clear of cancer.