Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

TinCaps clinch playoff spot as Whitecaps close in on another

The Fort Wayne TinCaps haven’t won since their 17-game home winning streak came to an end Friday, but they still managed to clinch a postseason berth Sunday thanks to a Lake County Captains loss. Meanwhile, the West Michigan Whitecaps moved closer to … Continue reading

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TinCaps’ home winning streak ends at 17 games

The Fort Wayne TinCaps’ winning streak at Parkview Field came to an end as the Lake County Captains blanked the home team 1-0 Friday night. Captains starting pitcher Justus Sheffield improved to 9-4 with a 3.47 ERA after holding the TinCaps to two hits and two … Continue reading

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Chiefs clinch first postseason berth since 2009

The Peoria Chiefs lost their game at Quad Cities on Thursday, but still clinched their first postseason berth since 2009 thanks to a Beloit Snappers loss at Wisconsin. Peoria entered the day needing only a win or a Beloit loss to get … Continue reading

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TinCaps set new franchise record for consecutive home wins

The Fort Wayne TinCaps beat the Lansing Lugnuts 3-2 Wednesday to win their 16th consecutive home game, a new franchise record. The previous record was set by the 2009 TinCaps, who won 15 straight home games from June 6 to July … Continue reading

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McBroom named MWL MVP; Torres prospect of the year

Lansing Lugnuts first baseman/designated hitter Ryan McBroom is this year’s Midwest League Most Valuable Player, and South Bend Cubs shortstop Gleyber Torres is the Midwest League Prospect of the Year. Through Sunday, McBroom is batting .324 with 11 HR and 82 RBI in 115 … Continue reading

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TinCaps’ winning streak ends at 10 games

Fort Wayne’s winning streak ended at 10 games Thursday after the TinCaps lost 7-4 to the Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark. The TinCaps had a late lead, taking a 3-2 advantage into the bottom of the 8th inning. But that’s when the Hot … Continue reading

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Fort Wayne’s 10-game winning streak matches franchise record

The Fort Wayne TinCaps beat the Bowling Green Hot Rods 4-1 Wednesday to win their 10th consecutive game, matching the franchise record set in 2009. The TinCaps offense was led by Edwin Moreno, who went 3-for-4 with a double, a … Continue reading

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