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For starters

Heading into tonight's game against the Beloit Snappers, the TinCaps are on a four-game losing streak. Looking for an explanation? How about a lack of offense?

The TinCaps have hit .139 (5 of 36) with runners in scoring position during the last four games.

The TinCaps' longest losing streak of the year is five games.

On the mound should be Frank Garces. He's won four in a row and is 5-4 with a 2.45 ERA. In five of his last six starts, he's gone at least five innings. For Beloit, we should see Tyler Jones, who is 1-2 with a 2.51 ERA.

The TinCaps are 10-8 in the second half of the season, 41-47 overall. Beloit is 8-10, 47-41.