You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Full Count

  • TinCaps lose to Great Lakes
    Seven was no lucky number Tuesday for the TinCaps.They were cruising along with a five-run lead over Great Lakes until the seventh, when the Loons dropped, yes, a seven-spot on them. And that was that as the TinCaps (7-10) never scored again
  • TinCaps fall 6-4 at Great Lakes
    The TinCaps snapped a three-game winning streak when their lineup struggled in a 6-4 loss atGreat Lakeson Monday.
  • Fernando Perez earns player of the week
    The TinCaps' Fernando Perez, currently working on a 10-game hitting streak, was named the Midwest League player of the week.In six games from April 14-20, Perez hit .
Advertisement

TinCaps drop series against Lake County

Fort Wayne starter Joe Ross gave up 13 hits and six earned runs as the TinCaps lost to Lake County 6-3 on Monday at Classic Park in Eastlake, Ohio.

The TinCaps (46-34) have yet to win a series in the second half of the season and are 3-8 since the All-Star break.

Six of those losses have come to teams with records below .500.

The Captains (30-49) were one of those teams.

Lake County took two of three from Fort Wayne, and the Captains claimed this one thanks to their hitting.

Lake County had 16 hits, led by a 3-for-5 day with two RBI for shortstop Dorssys Paulino. The Captains were 6 for 15 with runners in scoring position.

The TinCaps put together three runs in the top of the second inning to take an 3-0 lead, but Fort Wayne's bats went cold after that. Five of the team's nine hits came in that frame.

Left fielder Luis Domoromo and right fielder Corey Adamson each went 2 for 4 Monday, and Domoromo had one RBI. Luis DeJesus got the win, and Luis Morel the save, for Lake County.

The TinCaps travel to South Bend to play the Silver Hawks at 7:35 p.m. Tuesday.

Note: Fort Wayne pitcher Ruben Mejia was promoted to Double-A San Antonio, the TinCaps announced Monday.

Advertisement