Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

TinCaps, Padres renew affiliation through 2018 season

The Fort Wayne TinCaps and the San Diego Padres announced Thursday they have renewed their player-development contract through the 2018 season. Fort Wayne has been San Diego’s Midwest League affiliate since 1999. By the time the two-year extension is over, the affiliation … Continue reading

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TinCaps rout Whitecaps 15-4; Maddox sets new WM hits record

The Fort Wayne TinCaps offense exploded for 15 runs Saturday, beating the West Michigan Whitecaps by 11 tallies on Stand Up To Cancer Night at Parkview Field. Eleven of Fort Wayne’s runs were scored in the 4th and 5th innings. … Continue reading

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Hot Rods clinch first playoff berth since 2013

The Bowling Green Hot Rods seem revved and ready to start the postseason. The team completed a five-game sweep of the Lake County Captains with a 14-2 win Thursday, clinching a playoff berth for the first time since 2013. The … Continue reading

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Jimenez named Midwest League MVP and Prospect of Year

South Bend Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez was named the Midwest League’s Most Valuable Player and Prospect of the Year on Tuesday. Jimenez is batting .337 with 12 home runs, 38 doubles, three triples and 77 RBI in 106 games, with 13 games … Continue reading

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Belen, De La Cruz named MWL players of the week

Fort Wayne TinCaps third baseman Carlos Belen and South Bend Cubs RHP Oscar De La Cruz respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for August 8-14. In six games during that period, Belen batted … Continue reading

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Allen’s hitting streak ends, but TinCaps win game

Fort Wayne TinCaps catcher Austin Allen went 0-for-3 Saturday, ending his franchise-best hitting streak at 24 consecutive games. But his sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 9th inning tied the score, setting up pinch-hitter Tyler Selesky’s walk-off single to beat … Continue reading

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