Fort Wayne leads West Michigan 1-0 after three innings Friday at Parkview Field.
Fort Wayne left fielder Kyle Gaedele threw Eugenio Suarez out at the plate during the top of the first.
The TinCaps scored their run in the bottom of the first.
Travis Jankowski singled and advanced to second on an error. Jace Peterson moved Jankowski to third with a bunt. Yeison Asencio brought him home with a sacrifice fly to right field.