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For starters

Mark Henry is on the mound for Fort Wayne for Friday's game against South Bend. Henry has a 10-10 record with a 2.94 ERA. He is making his first start against the Silver Hawks this season.

Fort Wayne is tied with West Michigan for the Eastern Division's final playoff spot. The Whitecaps are at Lake County.

The TinCaps finish the season with three games at West Michigan. Here are the pitching matchups for that series:

Fort Wayne at West Michigan

Saturday: Matt Jackson (4-1, 1.99 ERA) vs. Brian Stroud (0-2, 7.07)

Sunday: Zach Cates (4-9, 4.69) vs. Kevin Eichhorn (10-5, 3.63)

Monday: Dennis O'Grady (4-2, 4.53) vs. Alex Burgos (6-4, 2.05)