Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

McWilliams, Olivares named MWL players of the week

Kane County Cougars RHP Sam McWilliams and Lansing Lugnuts outfielder Edward Olivares respectively were named the Midwest League pitcher and offensive player of the week for July 3-9, and Fort Wayne TinCaps shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. was named to MLB … Continue reading

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Strong start for Cuban pitcher Baez in MWL debut

Cuban pitcher Michel Baez made his Midwest League debut for the Fort Wayne TinCaps on Tuesday, and he didn’t disappoint on a day that traditionally sees very large crowds at Parkview Field. There was not disappointment in the latter respect, either, … Continue reading

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Tatis, Hill named Midwest League players of the week

Fort Wayne TinCaps shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. and Quad Cities River Bandits RHP Kevin Hill respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of June 26 to July 2. Tatis played in … Continue reading

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Clark named MWL pitcher of week, gets traded to Marlins

Bowling Green Hot Rods RHP Ethan Clark was named the Midwest League pitcher of the week Monday before the Tampa Bay Rays traded him to the Miami Marlins the same day. Clark was honored for the week of June 19-25, a … Continue reading

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Rincon blasts 20 homers in final round to win MWL HR Derby

Great Lakes Loons outfielder Carlos Rincon blasted 38 home runs — including 20 in the final round — to win the Midwest League Home Run Derby in front of a favorable crowd at Dow Diamond. He faced Lansing Lugnuts third … Continue reading

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