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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 trail after seven innings

Lake County leads Fort Wayne 9-1 after seven innings Saturday at Parkview Field.

Mike Rayl limited the TinCaps to one hit in his six innings. Tyler Stubblefield singled in the second inning. Rayl struck out eight batters.

Lake County scored three times on wild pitches and another run on a passed ball.

The TinCaps collected their second hit in the seventh inning. Jake Blackwood doubled to left, scoring Rico Noel.