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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.
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For starters

The scheduled starters are Zach Eflin for Fort Wayne and Edgar De La Rosa for the Whitecaps. Game time is scheduled for for a 7:10 first pitch. Due to high school football airing on the TinCaps' flagship station, The Fan 1380, tonight's game will air on WOWO 1190 AM/92.3 FM and on WOWO.com.

Extra bases

  • Fort Wayne is 3-8 at Fifth Third Ballpark this season and 6-12 against the Whitecaps in 2013
  • The TinCaps won the East Division’s first half wild card to secure a spot in the playoffs, while the Whitecaps were eliminated from postseason contention Thursday with Great Lakes’ win.
  • In his first 14 games with the TinCaps, San Diego’s 1st-Round pick from June, Hunter Renfroe, is batting .212 (.281 OBP & .365 SLG) with 1 HR and 5 RBI.

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