Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

Ex-Hot Rods hurler Snell wins AL Cy Young Award

Former Bowling Green Hot Rods hurler Blake Snell was named the American League Cy Young Award winner on Wednesday, becoming only the second Tampa Bay Rays pitcher to receive the honor. Snell won with 169 total points, 15 more than … Continue reading

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MWL president Dick Nussbaum wins Warren Giles Award

Midwest League President Dick Nussbaum is the 2018 recipient of Minor League Baseball’s Warren Giles Award, which honors outstanding service as a league president. “Dick Nussbaum has led the Midwest League to new heights in his four years as league … Continue reading

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MWL announces nominees for MiLB postseason awards

The Midwest League recently announced its nominees for Minor League Baseball’s postseason awards. Wisconsin Timber Rattlers president and general manager Rob Zerjav was named the MWL Executive of the Year for the third time. (He previously won the award in … Continue reading

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Whitecaps, Snappers claim last two MWL playoff spots

The West Michigan Whitecaps and the Beloit Snappers became the second-half wild-card teams with wins on Monday, the last day of the regular season. The Whitecaps beat the Fort Wayne TinCaps 3-2 in 10 innings, in a play-in game of … Continue reading

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Down to last day to determine final two playoff teams

It’s down to the final day of the regular season to determine which teams will fill the last two playoff slots in the Midwest League. In the Eastern Division, it will essentially be a play-in game between the Fort Wayne … Continue reading

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