Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

Dietrich’s two homers help Nicolino win MLB debut

Marlins LHP Justin Nicolino pitched seven strong innings in his MLB debut Saturday, and teammate Derek Dietrich led the Miami offense with a pair of home runs that ensured his fellow former Midwest Leaguer got the win. Nicolino gave up … Continue reading

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Former TinCaps pitcher Wisler earns win in MLB debut

Former Fort Wayne TinCaps pitcher Matt Wisler made his major-league debut for the Atlanta Braves on Friday, and it was a memorable one. Wisler earned the win by giving up only one run on six hits in eight innings. He … Continue reading

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Lansing Lugnuts clinch playoff berth

The Lansing Lugnuts became the first Eastern Division team to clinch a playoff spot Thursday, taking a two-game lead over the rest of the field with only three games left to play. The Lugnuts won their fourth consecutive game, completing … Continue reading

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Kernels clinch playoff berth as race tightens in Eastern Division

The Cedar Rapids Kernels clinched a Western Division playoff berth Tuesday while the two Eastern Division playoff spots remain up for grabs with five days left in the first half of the season. The Kernels have reached the postseason in all … Continue reading

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Top prospects Buxton and Lindor make MLB debuts

Two of baseball’s top prospects, Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton and Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor, made their major-league debuts Sunday. Their debuts came six days after Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa played in his first MLB game, which means three … Continue reading

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LumberKings tie MWL record for consecutive losses

The Clinton LumberKings tied the Midwest League record for consecutive losses Sunday when they lost both games of a doubleheader to the Fort Wayne TinCaps. The LumberKings have now lost 15 consecutive games, something done by only three other Midwest … Continue reading

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Former TinCaps hurler makes MLB debut

Former Fort Wayne TinCaps RHP Joe Ross made his major-league debut Saturday, 21 months after he last pitched in the Midwest League. Ross took the loss for the Washington Nationals after giving up three runs on six hits in five innings. … Continue reading

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