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Keeps getting worse

The TinCaps trail the South Bend Silver Hawks 6-2 in the seventh inning, and they are showing no signs of making a comeback.

Ramon Castillo had an RBI single, and Roberto Ortiz had an RBI double, producing two runs in the top of the fifth for South Bend at Parkview Field.

Making matters worse for Fort Wayne: West Michigan is winning, and therefore close to taking a one-game lead in the playoff race with four games remaining after tonight.