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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 top Bees

Fort Wayne scored four runs in the eighth inning and held on to defeat Burlington 6-2 Thursday at Parkview Field.

Travis Whitmore knocked in Donavan Tate with a single to right field to give the TinCaps a 3-2 lead. Duanel Jones followed with a two-run single to left field. Jones later scored on a fielding error by catcher Nick Rickles.

Whitmore had two hits. He hit a two-run home run in the first inning.