Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

Guide to the 2018 Midwest League coaching staffs

As spring training gets underway this week, you may be thinking ahead to the Midwest League season and wondering who the coaches for each team will be. Here are links to my posts about all of them: Beloit Snappers Bowling … Continue reading

Posted in Beloit Snappers, Bowling Green Hot Rods, Burlington Bees, Cedar Rapids Kernels, Clinton LumberKings, Dayton Dragons, Fort Wayne TinCaps, Great Lakes Loons, Kane County Cougars, Lake County Captains, Lansing Lugnuts, Midwest League, Peoria Chiefs, Quad Cities River Bandits, South Bend Silver Hawks, West Michigan Whitecaps, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers | Leave a comment

Cubs announce South Bend coaching staff

Former Midwest League Manager of the Year (2016) Jimmy Gonzalez is coming back this year for a fourth season as South Bend’s skipper, the Chicago Cubs announced Thursday. After leading the team to a 75-64 record last season, Gonzalez has … Continue reading

Posted in Burlington Bees, Clinton LumberKings, Fort Wayne TinCaps, Midwest League, Peoria Chiefs, Quad Cities River Bandits, South Bend Silver Hawks | Leave a comment

Former MLB catcher to manage Captains in 2018

Former major-league catcher Luke Carlin will manage the Lake County Captains this coming season, the team announced Wednesday. This will be Carlin’s third season coaching in the Cleveland Indians organization, after he managed the short-season Mahoning Valley Scrappers to a … Continue reading

Posted in Akron Aeros, Carolina League, Cedar Rapids Kernels, Eastern League, Fort Wayne TinCaps, Lake County Captains, Lynchburg Hillcats, Mahoning Valley Scrappers, Midwest League, New York-Penn League | Leave a comment

Padres announce 2018 TinCaps coaching staff

The 2018 Fort Wayne TinCaps coaching staff will have a familiar look to it, as only one member is a newcomer to the Midwest League’s Summit City franchise. Anthony Contreras returns as manager for a third season, after leading the … Continue reading

Posted in 2017 Playoffs, Fort Wayne TinCaps, Kane County Cougars, Midwest League, Quad Cities River Bandits, South Bend Silver Hawks | Leave a comment

Reinaldo Ruiz returning as Hot Rods manager

The Tampa Bay Rays announced Wednesday that Reinaldo Ruiz will return as manager of the Bowling Green Hot Rods this coming season. It will be Ruiz’s fourth season at the helm of the Hot Rods, and his ninth year as … Continue reading

Posted in Bowling Green Hot Rods, Charlotte Stone Crabs, Dayton Dragons, Florida State League, Fort Wayne TinCaps, Hudson Valley Renegades, Midwest League, New York-Penn League | Leave a comment