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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 Whitecaps 5-4

Clark Murphy and Casey McElroy hit home runs in the eighth inning as the TinCaps rallied to beat the Whitecaps 5-4 in front of 4,384 fans Tuesday at Parkview Field.

Fort Wayne trailed 4-3 going into to the eighth. Murphy led off with a home run to deep right field to tie the game. Melvin Mercedes retired the next two hitters, but McElroy then put the TinCaps ahead with a home run to right field.