Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

Status of Midwest League affiliations

Now that the Midwest League postseason is over, it’s time to shift my focus to the status of team affiliations. I’ve written about this year’s player development contract (PDC) renewals as they’ve been announced, but now it’s time to put … Continue reading

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Schulz, Coulter honored for MWL performances

A pair of Midwest League players were honored Tuesday for their performances on the field. Fort Wayne TinCaps OF Nick Schulz was named the Midwest League Player of the Month for August. He led the¬†league in slugging percentage (.765) and … Continue reading

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2014 Midwest League Championship Series preview

The 2014 Midwest League Championship Series begins Wednesday evening with the Kane County Cougars hosting the Lake County Captains at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark. The Cougars are the favorite to win after finishing the season with the best record in … Continue reading

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Cougars, Captains advance to Midwest League finals

The Kane County Cougars and the Lake County Captains will play each other in the Midwest League Championship Series beginning Wednesday. The MWLCS opponents were decided Sunday night when the Cougars beat the Cedar Rapids Kernels 4-2 and the Captains … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs recap: Captains, Cougars start second round with wins

The second round of the Midwest League playoffs began Saturday with¬†the Lake County Captains and the Kane County Cougars taking early advantages in their respective best-of-three series. In Game 1 of the Eastern Division Championship Series, the Captains beat the … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs recap: Kernels, Tincaps advance to second round

The Cedar Rapids Kernels and the Fort Wayne TinCaps won their respective games Friday to advance to the second round of the Midwest League playoffs. Both teams won on the road. The Kernels beat the Burlington Bees 4-2 in a … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs recap: Cougars, Captains advance; Kernels, Whitecaps stay alive

On the second day of the Midwest League playoffs, the Kane County Cougars and the Lake County Captains won their respective series while the Cedar Rapids Kernels and the West Michigan Whitecaps stayed alive in theirs. The Cougars were helped … Continue reading

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