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  • TinCaps' groundskeeper honored
    TinCaps head groundskeeper Keith Winter was named the Single-A Sports Turf Manager of the Year, an honor he also landed in 2013.
  • TinCaps named Ballpark Digest's team of the year
    Citing sustained success and an "amazing" commitment to community service, the online trade magazine Ballpark Digest recognized the TinCaps as its 2014 team of the year.
  • Ex-TinCap Mallex Smith voted minors' top offensive player
    Mallex Smith, who was the TinCaps' center fielder for the 2013 season and the first half of 2014, was voted by fans as the top offensive player in the minor leagues during the past season.

TinCaps lead after three

The TinCaps lead the Dayton Dragons 4-2 after three innings Saturday at Parkview Field.

Fort Wayne is on a three-game losing streak after getting swept in South Bend.

The TinCaps (60-56, 17-30 second half) scored four runs in the second inning.

Rodney Daal and Mallex Smith each had RBI singles in the inning.

Making his debut with the TinCaps, San Diego Padres’ first-round draft pick Hunter Renfroe flew out to second base in his first at-bat in the first and got an RBI walk in his second AB in the second.

Dayton scored two runs on four hits in the first inning.