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Full Count

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  • Homer-happy TinCaps silence Loons
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For starters

Fort Wayne (17-13) takes on Great Lakes (12-19) at 7:05 p.m. today in the second game of a home series. Here's a look at the sixth game between the teams.

Last time out

TinCaps 6, Loons 5

On the mound

TinCaps: Max Fried (1-0), LHP - 3.79 season ERA

Loons: Jharel Cotton (1-1), RHP - 3.32 season ERA

On the air

Broadcast: XFINITY 81

Radio: The Fan 1380 or, with coverage starting at 6:45 p.m.

News and notes

  • The TinCaps earned their third walk-off win at Parkview Field on Wednesday with a game-winning hit from Alberth Martinez. You can read the game notebook here, see video of manager Jose Valentin here and read wrap of the game here.
  • First baseman Luis Tejada earned the Padres' Minor League Defensive Player of the Month for April, the organization announced today. The first-baseman had a .991 fielding percentage through the first month of play and had 191 putouts and 21 assists, both highs in the Midwest League for his position.