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Full Count

  • Parkview Field rated top park in minors
    At least according to one publication, Parkview Field, the home of the TinCaps, is the best of 160 ballparks in the minor leagues.
  • South Bend changes name to Cubs
    The TinCaps' Midwest League rivals up the road in South Bend are no longer called the Silver Hawks.
  • TinCaps staffer honored
    TinCaps director of promotions and community relations Abby Naas was named the Midwest League's Female Executive of the Year.

For starters

Fort Wayne (47-37) looks to build off an offensive onslaught Friday in a 7:05 p.m. game against Great Lakes (39-47) today at Parkview Field. Here's a look ahead at the game.

Last time out

Tincaps 16, South Bend 10

On the mound

TinCaps: Bryan Rodriguez (1-3), RHP -- 2.87 season ERA

Loons: Tom Windle (0-0), LHP -- 1.93 season ERA

On the air

Broadcast: XFINITY 81

Radio: The Fan 1380 or, with coverage starting at 6:45 p.m.

News and notes

  • Friday's matchup with South Bend broke plenty of season records against the Silver Hawks and nearly set new marks for the entire year. Read about the game here, check out our notebook here and see what manager Jose Valentin had to say here.
  • The Loons made a dramatic turnaround after the end of the first half and are atop the Midwest League Eastern Division standings. Fort Wayne was 6-1 against Great Lakes in the first half but is 4-11 overall in the second half, while the Loons are 12-4.