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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 cut into deficit

The TinCaps scored two runs in the fourth inning and one more in the fifth to get within a run of South Bend Sunday at Parkview Field. After six innings, the Silver Hawks lead 5-4.

Jose Dore hit a two-run home run to right-center field in the fourth inning, cutting the deficit to 5-3. Donavan Tate drove in Chris Bisson with a double to left in the fifth, making it 5-4. Fort Wayne loaded the bases with one out in the inning, but reliever Dan Taylor got Wes Cunningham to pop out to short and Dore to fly out to center to end the threat.