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TinCaps increase lead

The TinCaps increased their lead to 5-2 since we last spoke.

No. 9 hitter and second baseman Felix Cabrera hit a fourth-inning solo home run into left-center to send the TinCaps to the 5-2 lead. It was the first home run and first RBI of the season for Cabrera, who came into the game hitting .167.

Fort Wayne starting pitcher Frank Garces was pulled after the fifth inning. He allowed four hits and a pair of earned runs.