The TinCaps dug the long ball in an 8-4 victory over the Lansing Lugnuts (Toronto Blue Jays) Saturday night at Parkview Field as a sellout crowd of 7,752 looked on.
Soon-to-be 100 year old Max Hilligoss threw out the first pitch at the TinCaps game in front of family to celebrate the milestone birthday.
TinCaps shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. and Lugnuts third baseball Vlad Guerrero Jr. are the sons former teammates with the Montreal Expos in the major leagues in the early 2000’s.
The TinCaps remained perfect in four games against the Lansing Lugnuts (Toronto Blue Jays) this season, and Fort Wayne won its third straight game with a 5-4 victory on Friday night at Parkview Field.
The TinCaps used a six-run explosion to surge past the Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) in a 7-3 win Thursday night at Parkview Field in front of a sellout crowd of 7,429. Fort Wayne, which took the series, has won two in a row.
Born in West Lafayette, this native Hoosier once had Drew Brees throw passes at his birthday party, has a sweet tooth for Sour Patch Kids, and can sing a little country music.
A strong pitching performance and consistent offense propelled the TinCaps to overcome an early deficit to defeat the Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians), 4-2, at Parkview Field.
Prior is in his fourth season working in the San Diego Padres organization, as his third season as the franchise’s minor league pitching coordinator.
TinCaps left-handed pitcher Logan Allen, outfielder Jorge Oña, and shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. have been selected as 2017 Midwest League All-Stars, the league announced Wednesday.
For the second time this season, the TinCaps played a 13-inning game, but Fort Wayne lost to the Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians), 2-1, on Tuesday night at Parkview Field.
This catch for the Wizards was an early flash of defensive potential that eventually saw Hunter win nine Gold Gloves in the majors and establish himself as the premier defensive outfielder of his generation.
The TinCaps dropped the rubber match of their series with the Dayton Dragons (Cincinnati Reds), 4-2, on a steamy Sunday afternoon at Fifth Third Field.
The TinCaps picked up two more hits than the Dayton Dragons (Cincinnati Reds), but Fort Wayne lost the second game of a three-game series to Dayton, 4-2, on Saturday night at Fifth Third Field.
The TinCaps never trailed and six batters had multiple hits as Fort Wayne beat the Dayton Dragons (Cincinnati Reds), 8-6, on Friday evening at Fifth Third Field. Designated hitter G.K. Young led the way with three RBIs en route to the win.
Starting next Thursday, June 8, WANE-TV will air a new “Carpool Conversation” segment during the 6 p.m. new for the rest of the summer.
Third baseman Hudson Potts and first baseman Brad Zunica both launched two-run homers, but the Bowling Green Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays) cruised to an 11-4 victory over the TinCaps on Thursday night at Parkview Field.
The TinCaps struggled to muster offense in a 5-1 loss to the Bowling Green Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays) on Wednesday afternoon at Parkview Field.
The TinCaps came back from a three-run deficit twice on Tuesday night at Parkview Field against the Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays), but Fort Wayne couldn’t recover from the third deficit in a 12-9 loss to Bowling Green.
With his team in need of a win, a determined Logan Allen delivered. Fort Wayne’s 20-year-old left-handed starter threw 5 2/3 scoreless innings, striking out five along the way.
Game 1 of Saturday’s doubleheader will begin at 5:30 p.m. with Game 2 to follow 30 minutes after the conclusion of the first game. Both games are scheduled for seven innings.