Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

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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Midwest League All-Star Game rosters released

The rosters for the 2015 Midwest League All-Star Game were released today. Three teams — the Quad Cities River Bandits, the South Bend Cubs and the Lansing Lugnuts — have three players named to the starting lineups, and the Bowling Green … Continue reading

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SB Cubs’ Leal shuts down Captains

After the afternoon slate of Monday’s Midwest League contests featured some well-pitched games, the evening slate was more hitter-friendly. Still, one of the night games included a noteworthy pitching performance. Read on for a look at the MWL action under the … Continue reading

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Reyes connects for walk-off homer on Lego Night

I don’t know if the song “Everything is Awesome” was played after Friday’s game at Parkview Field, but it certainly would have been appropriate for Fort Wayne fans to hear after the TinCaps won on a walk-off homer in extra … Continue reading

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Giron, Thompson named MWL players of the week

Fort Wayne TinCaps SS Ruddy Giron and West Michigan Whitecaps RHP Jeff Thompson respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of May 18-24. Giron burst onto the scene with a 6-for-6 … Continue reading

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Lugnuts wallop Cubs, 17-2

The Lansing Lugnuts used 16 hits, six walks and three wild pitches to win 17-2 and complete a four-game sweep over the South Bend Cubs on Thursday at Cooley Law School Stadium. All nine players in the Lugnuts lineup drove in … Continue reading

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Holmes, Gonsalves pitch one-hit gems

Two Midwest League games on Wednesday featured one-hit performances by pitchers who each hurled six innings. RHP Grant Holmes did it for the Great Lakes Loons, and LHP Stephen Gonsalves did it for the Cedar Rapids Kernels. Holmes improved to … Continue reading

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