Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

Loons clinch home-field advantage in first round

The Great Lakes Loons have clinched home-field advantage in the first round of the Midwest League playoffs, and now wait to learn whether they will face the Fort Wayne TinCaps or the West Michigan Whitecaps. The TinCaps and the Whitecaps … Continue reading

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Kernels clinch second-half Western Division title

The Cedar Rapids Kernels beat the Kane County Cougars 5-1 Monday to win the second-half Western Division title. This is the sixth consecutive season the Kernels have reached the playoffs — all six years the team has been affiliated with … Continue reading

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Quad Cities pitching staff breaks MWL strikeouts record

The Quad Cities River Bandits pitching staff broke the Midwest League record for strikeouts in a single season Friday, and have 16 more games left to go. River Bandits starting pitcher Leovanny Rodriguez’s third strikeout of the game was QC’s … Continue reading

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Montero, Lewis earn top Midwest League honors

With less than three weeks left before the playoffs begin, the Midwest League announced its postseason awards Friday. Former Peoria Chiefs third baseman Elehuris Montero was named the league’s Most Valuable Player, former Cedar Rapids Kernels shortstop Royce Lewis the … Continue reading

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Navarro, Hernandez named MWL players of the week

Lansing Lugnuts infielder Jesus Navarro and Fort Wayne TinCaps LHP Osvaldo Hernandez respectively were named the Midwest League’s offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of August 6-12. During that time frame, Navarro batted .650 (13-for-20) with … Continue reading

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