Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

White Sox claim 2011 MWL MVP Liriano off waivers

The Chicago White Sox claimed former Fort Wayne TinCaps outfielder Rymer Liriano off waivers from the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday. Liriano was named the Midwest League MVP and Prospect of the Year in 2011, when he batted .319 with 12 … Continue reading

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Ex-Captains catcher homers twice in Indians’ Game 1 win

The Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago Cubs 6-0 in Game 1 of the World Series, getting four runs on two homers by former Lake County Captains catcher Roberto Perez to back up ex-Fort Wayne Wizards pitcher Corey Kluber’s six shutout … Continue reading

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Lindor, Kluber lead Indians to ALCS Game 1 win

The Cleveland Indians beat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-0 in Game 1 of the American League Championship Series thanks to a two-run homer by Francisco Lindor and a shutdown performance by ace pitcher Corey Kluber. Lindor provided all the game’s offense … Continue reading

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Ex-TinCaps outfielder Renfroe plates 7 for Padres

Former Fort Wayne TinCaps outfielder Hunter Renfroe made quite an impression in the first week of his big-league audition with the San Diego Padres, from being intentionally walked in his first MLB plate appearance to driving in seven runs in Tuesday’s game. … Continue reading

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Midwest League announces MiLB award nominees

The Midwest League announced its nominees for five prestigious Minor League Baseball awards Tuesday. The Fort Wayne TinCaps are nominated for the John H. Johnson President’s Award, which honors a “complete” baseball franchise that has demonstrated franchise stability and significant … Continue reading

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