This week’s TinCap on the Clock is utility player, Ty France.
After the game Michael Gettys learned he has been called up to High-A Lake Elsinore after his appearance in the All-Star game.
In just 7.5 years in their downtown ballpark, the TinCaps reached the milestone, as a crowd of 7,934 watched the Hot Rods (36-32) win their third game in as many tries in the four-game series with the TinCaps (36-33).
Playing in front of a season-high crowd of 8,180 on a beautiful Friday night, the TinCaps fell to the Bowling Green Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays), 13-5, at Parkview Field.
Jacob Nix will be heading to the Midwest League All-Star game next Tuesday in Cedar Rapids, but on Thursday night he joined WANE-TV live at 6 p.m. to talk about his journey in the game of baseball.
Bowling Green’s offense jumped on the TinCaps early, as the Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays) rolled to a 14-7 win over Fort Wayne on Thursday night at Parkview Field.
After sticking out a 2 hour, 17-minute rain delay before the first pitch, the TinCaps offense exploded early, as Fort Wayne rolled to a 5-0 win over the West Michigan Whitecaps (Detroit Tigers) on Wednesday night at Parkview Field.
Carlos Belen and Peter Van Gansen hit solo home runs, but the TinCaps fell to the West Michigan Whitecaps, 7-4, on Tuesday night at Parkview Field.
An early two-run lead evaporated for the TinCaps, as the West Michigan Whitecaps (Detroit Tigers) took control and topped Fort Wayne, 8-3, on Monday night at Parkview Field.
On a scorching 90-degree day, the TinCaps rode sizzling bats to a 7-3 win over the Dayton Dragons (Cincinnati Reds) on Sunday afternoon at Fifth Third Field.
TinCaps second baseman Peter VanGansen joins us for this week’s TinCaps on the Clock.
In their longest game so far in 2016 by both innings and time, the TinCaps lost to the Dayton Dragons, 6-5, in 12 innings on Saturday night at Fifth Third Field.
The Dayton Dragons exploded for five first-inning runs and cruised to an 11-1 win over the TinCaps on Friday night at Fifth Third Field.
Trailing 3-2 with one out in the top of the ninth inning, TinCaps designated hitter Brad Zunica delivered a two-run single up the middle to plate pinch runner Ruddy Giron and third baseman Carlos Belen.
The infielder is hitting .295 for the Storm, the Advanced A affiliate of the San Diego Padres.
All-Stars Michael Gettys and Austin Allen combined for six hits, four runs and four RBIs and propelled Fort Wayne to a 6-2 win over the Bowling Green Hot Rods on Wednesday afternoon.
The TinCaps won for the ninth time in their last 12 games with a 1-0 victory over the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark on Tuesday night.
Five TinCaps were selected to the 52nd Midwest League All-Star Classic on June 21 at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium, Cedar Rapids, Iowa with Michael Gettys picked to start in the outfield for the Eastern Division.
The TinCaps have averaged 5,534 fans at Parkview Field per game in 2016. The TinCaps edged McCormick Field, the home of the Asheville Tourists, in Ballpark Digest’s Best of the Ballparks bracket-style competition.
This week we learn more about one of the TinCaps power-hitters, Brad Zunica on TinCaps on the Clock.