Category Archives: South Atlantic League

Hot Rods, Rays extend PDC through 2018

The Bowling Green Hot Rods and the Tampa Bay Rays extended their player-development contract through the 2018 season, the teams announced Wednesday. The Hot Rods have been affiliated with the Rays for their entire existence, beginning when Bowling Green was … Continue reading

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Paddack out for season, likely needs Tommy John surgery

Fort Wayne TinCaps RHP Chris Paddack is out for the rest of the season after being diagnosed with a torn ligament in his pitching elbow. The San Diego Padres prospect last took the mound Monday in Beloit, but didn’t end up … Continue reading

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Top Padres prospect to make TinCaps debut tonight

Top San Diego Padres prospect Anderson Espinoza is scheduled to make his Midwest League debut in a road start for the Fort Wayne TinCaps tonight. The right-handed pitcher will face the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, who will counter with RHP Jordan … Continue reading

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Mejia named MWL player of the month for June

Minor League Baseball named former Lake County Captains catcher Francisco Mejia the Midwest League player of the month for June. During June, Mejia led the Midwest League in batting average (.429), total bases (60), slugging percentage (.714) and OPS (1.175, … Continue reading

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New Padres pitcher Paddack assigned to TinCaps

The San Diego Padres acquired RHP Chris Paddack from the Miami Marlins on Thursday, and promptly assigned him to the Fort Wayne TinCaps. The assignment came as no surprise, as Paddack had pitched in the South Atlantic League (equivalent to … Continue reading

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Parkview Field voted best Class A ballpark

Parkview Field, home of the Fort Wayne TinCaps, was voted the best Class A baseball stadium in Ballpark Digest‘s Best of the Ballparks competition. Thirty ballparks were part of the Class A division of the bracket-style contest in which fans … Continue reading

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