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 rained out; DH set for Sunday
    The Midwest League Eastern Division wild card race took another twist Saturday as rain postponed the TinCaps' game at Bowling Green Ballpark against the Bowling Green Hot Rods.
  • TinCaps Q-and-A with John Conniff
    As the TinCaps’ season winds down, John Conniff of MadFriars.com and Fox Sports San Diego was kind enough to provide us with an insight into what the roster might look like in 2015.
  • Video: TinCaps IF Josh VanMeter
      Norwell graduate Josh VanMeter discusses his favorite memories from playing for the TinCaps at Parkview Field this season.
Advertisement

Keys to the game

The second half of the season got off to a rough start for the TinCaps, as Lake County topped Fort Wayne 7-3 Friday at Parkview Field.

The Captains collected 18 hits in front of 7,011 fans.

Here are the highlights.

Key at-bat: LeVon Washington doubled home Ronny Rodriguez in the third inning to give the Captains a 3-2 lead. Lake County led the rest of the way.

Key out(s): Lake County catcher Alex Monsalve threw out B.J. Guinn twice on steal attempts (in the second and fifth innings).

Quotable

"I'm supposed to be a strike-one guy, but I kept falling behind, they kept getting in hitter's counts and getting a good piece of the ball and putting it in play."

- TinCaps starter Mark Hardy on Lake County's three-run fourth inning

Advertisement