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For starters

Fort Wayne (52-41) takes on Quad Cities (51-41) in the first of a three-game series today. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. Here's a look ahead at the game.

Last time out

TinCaps 5, Beloit 3

On the mound

TinCaps: Zach Eflin (4-5), RHP -- 3.32 ERA

River Bandits: Lance McCullers (4-5), RHP -- 3.03 ERA

On the air

Broadcast: XFINITY 81

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

News and notes

  • Third baseman Gabriel Quintana was reactivated from the disabled list and will start at third base for the TinCaps today. Ruben Mejia, a pitcher, was moved to the DL for the second time this season.
  • Fort Wayne is going for its first three-game win streak since a nine-game streak from June 2-11. The TinCaps haven't won three in a row during the second half of the season.