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TinCaps tied after six innings

Saturday's game between Fort Wayne and Great Lakes is tied at 4 after six innings at Parkview Field.

The Loons scored twice in the fourth inning to take a 2-1 lead. Ruben Mejia walked the first two batters of the inning, O'Koyea Dickson and Scott Schebler. The two later scored on a double by Nick Akins.

Great Lakes added a run in the fifth. James Baldwin walked and then stole second. Schebler drove him in with a single.

Fort Wayne tied the game with two in the bottom of the fifth. Kyle Gaedele led off the inning with a home run, his fifth of the season.

With one out, Jace Peterson singled. He advanced to second on a passed ball and then scored on a single by Mike Gallic.

The Loons regained the lead in the sixth. Pedro Guerrero knocked in Akins with a single.

Lee Orr tripled with two outs in the bottom of the sixth. Felix Cabrera drove him home with a single to tie the game at 4.