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 rally to beat Wisconsin
    Jake Bauers' sacrifice fly to the wall in right scored Trea Turner with the go-ahead run in the bottom of the eighth, and the TinCaps made it stand up Monday night for a 6-4 come-from-behind victory over the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers in
  • For starters
    Pitching matchups, other stuff for TinCaps-Rattlers
  • Sunday slump continues
    Sunday games haven’t been the best for the TinCaps this season, that’s for sure.
Advertisement

Three named to all-star team

Jake Blackwood was named the starting third baseman for the Eastern Division for the Midwest League All-Star Game. He will be joined on the roster by Fort Wayne pitchers Keyvius Sampson and Matt Jackson. The game is June 21 at Modern Woodmen Park in Davenport, Iowa, home of the Quad Cities River Bandits.

Blackwood has a .286 batting average. He leads Fort Wayne with seven home runs and 32 RBI.

Sampson is 6-1 with a 2.24 ERA. Jackson is 3-0 with a 2.62 ERA, working mostly as a reliever. He has made two starts, working nine scoreless innings.

All three are deserving choices for the TinCaps. Luis Domoromo has a .319 average with three homers and 14 RBI, but he has only played in 27 games.

Any other deserving TinCaps?

Advertisement