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Full Count

  • 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.

For starters

Andrew Werner is the starting pitcher for Fort Wayne in the final game of its series with Dayton. The game will start at 3:35 p.m. after a delay because of rain. The tarp was removed at 3:05 p.m.

Werner is 1-3 with a 3.44 ERA. He pitched one game against Dayton, giving up one earned run on six hits in six innings on April 30.

Fort Wayne made a roster move. Outfielder Rico Noel joined the team from San Diego's Advanced A team in Lake Elsinore, Calif. Outfielder Oscar Garcia was sent to extended spring training.