Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

Bees waste no-hit bid by Rhoades

Burlington Bees SP Jeremy Rhoades took a no-hitter into the 8th inning but lost the game when the Kane County Cougars rallied for three runs on four hits to win 3-1 Wednesday. Rhoades was charged with all three runs, with only one … Continue reading

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Cleveland’s Kluber Ks 18 Cardinals

Cleveland Indians RHP Corey Kluber struck out 18 batters and took a no-hitter into the 7th inning in his team’s 2-0 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday. Kluber, the reigning American League Cy Young Award winner, gave up … Continue reading

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Chiefs end Kernels’ winning streak at 7 games

The Quad Cities River Bandits’ winning streak came to an end Tuesday afternoon. Tuesday night, the Cedar Rapids Kernels’ winning streak ended, too. Here is a look at the four Midwest League games played Tuesday evening. (Click here to read … Continue reading

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MWL alumni report: Memorable MLB debuts for Perez, Rosario

Which is more impressive, hitting a walk-off home run in your MLB debut, or homering on the first pitch you see as a major-leaguer? There is no definitive answer to that question, but fans can debate it after seeing both events … Continue reading

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Hyde, Missaki named MWL players of the week

Quad Cities River Bandits infielder Mott Hyde and Clinton LumberKings RHP Daniel Missaki were respectively named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of April 27-May 3. Hyde batted .500 (11-for-22) with five runs … Continue reading

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New record set for April attendance at Parkview Field

A new record for April attendance at Fort Wayne’s Parkview Field was set last month. The TinCaps drew 57,828 fans to their 12 home games in April, beating their old April attendance record of 53,321 (set over 13 games in … Continue reading

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Eventful MWL day highlighted by two-state doubleheader

Wednesday was eventful throughout the Midwest League, and for me personally, the highlight was being able to see a two-state doubleheader — nine-inning games in Kane County (afternoon) and Beloit (evening). The nightcap even included an inside-the-park home run! But more … Continue reading

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