Zach Cates is on the mound for Fort Wayne to start Wednesday's game with West Michigan. Cates is 3-8 on the year with a 4.42 ERA.
He is 0-2 with an 8.68 ERA in two starts against the Whitecaps this year.
The TinCaps are tied with Great Lakes for the second playoff spot in the Eastern Division. The Loons are at division-leading Dayton.