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  • TinCaps' groundskeeper honored
    TinCaps head groundskeeper Keith Winter was named the Single-A Sports Turf Manager of the Year, an honor he also landed in 2013.
  • TinCaps named Ballpark Digest's team of the year
    Citing sustained success and an "amazing" commitment to community service, the online trade magazine Ballpark Digest recognized the TinCaps as its 2014 team of the year.
  • Ex-TinCap Mallex Smith voted minors' top offensive player
    Mallex Smith, who was the TinCaps' center fielder for the 2013 season and the first half of 2014, was voted by fans as the top offensive player in the minor leagues during the past season.

TinCaps beat South Bend in extras

A game-winning double by Diego Goris in the bottom of the 11th gave Fort Wayne a 3-2 win over South Bend on Friday at Parkview Field.

It was the TinCaps' first win of the second half and its first victory over the Silver Hawks this year. Fort Wayne (44-27) was 0-7 against South Bend (45-26) entering Friday's game.

The TinCaps are 6-0 in extra-inning games this season, and the double down the first base line to score Alberth Martinez was Goris' second game-winner of the year.