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TinCaps St. Patrick’s Day Package on Sale

Celebrate St. Patty’s with Irish Beer & More
March 3, 2021

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Opening Day for the TinCaps at Parkview Field is May 4, but before then, you can celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the team. The ’Caps have a special edition St. Patty’s package on sale featuring select Irish beers, and more, available for convenient pickup at the

TinCaps Hiring for 2021 Season

Part-Time, Seasonal Positions Available with Opening Day on May 4
March 2, 2021

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — With Opening Day on May 4 quickly approaching, the Fort Wayne TinCaps are hiring part-time employees for the 2021 season. CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE CLICK HERE FOR THE TEAM’S 2021 SCHEDULE Available positions range from working in The Orchard Team Store to the concessions crew,

TinCaps 2021 Schedule Announced by MLB

’Caps Set to Make Long-Awaited Return to Parkview Field on May 4
February 18, 2021

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Major League Baseball has announced that the Fort Wayne TinCaps will begin their 2021 season at Parkview Field on Tuesday, May 4. The ’Caps 120-game schedule is planned to run through September 19. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE 2021 TINCAPS SCHEDULE “This schedule has been highly

2021 TinCaps Internships

February 19, 2021

The TinCaps are currently accepting resumes, cover letters, and references from students that are interested in being considered for an internship position with the team in 2021. Interviews will be conducted starting in February and early March, and the expectation is to have the internship positions filled as soon as

MLB Announces New Modernized Player Development System

TinCaps Now in 12-Team "High-A Central"
February 12, 2021

On Feb. 11, the Fort Wayne TinCaps officially announced the franchise's promotion to High-A, where the team remains an affiliate of the San Diego Padres. (Fort Wayne previously played at the Low-A level since 1993.) On Feb. 12, Major League Baseball announced that all 120 Minor League Clubs offered an

TinCaps Officially Promoted As Padres High-A Affiliate

February 11, 2021

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The Fort Wayne TinCaps are proud to officially announce the franchise’s promotion to High-A, where the TinCaps will remain an affiliate of the San Diego Padres. Fort Wayne previously played at the Low-A level since 1993. The TinCaps received an invitation from the Padres in December

TinCaps Launch “First in Line for 2021” Package

Team Offers Life-Size Fan Cutouts & 2021 Game Tickets While Supporting Non-Profits
November 11, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The TinCaps haven’t had a fan in the seats at Parkview Field since September of 2019, but as the team anxiously awaits returning to play in 2021, they’re offering fans a chance to be “first in line” at the ballpark. Fans can purchase a “First in

Fort Wayne TinCaps Invited to High-A

Reshuffle of Minor League Baseball Means Promotion for Fort Wayne
December 9, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Major League Baseball (MLB) extended invitations to 120 teams today, marking the new configuration of Minor League Baseball. This includes the proposed elevation of the Fort Wayne TinCaps to a higher level of professional baseball. The TinCaps are pleased to have received this invitation and look

Fernando Tatis Jr. Fort Wayne TinCaps Bobblehead

August 21, 2020

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TinCaps Masks and Neck Gaiters on Sale

August 12, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Whether at school, work, or anywhere else, TinCaps fans can now show support for their team while fighting COVID-19. Masks and neck gaiters featuring the Fort Wayne TinCaps’ red apple logo are available to purchase on TinCaps.com. TinCaps masks and neck gaiters, which are washable and

National Girls and Women in Sports Day

February 3, 2021

On Feb. 3, the TinCaps celebrated National Girls and Women in Sports Day! Hear from the women on our full-time staff on what they enjoy about working in sports, what inspires them, and their message to girls and other women interested in joining the industry... Brenda Feasby (Community & Fan

Fort Wayne's Black Baseball History

March 19, 2020

Believe it or not, Fort Wayne's baseball history is as rich as just about any city's. This dates back to the fact that Fort Wayne hosted the first ever professional baseball league game in 1871. Over the nearly 150 years between then and the current TinCaps era, Fort Wayne has

Special Edition TinCaps Valentine’s Day Packages on Sale

Get Your Loved One Wine, Brownies, or Beer (or All Three)
February 3, 2021

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The Fort Wayne TinCaps are offering fans a special edition Valentine’s Day Package. The team is selling a seasonal 12-pack of adult beverages, as well as a trio of wines, wine glasses, chocolate brownies, and even a romantic candle. Fans have the option of purchasing one

260 To The Show Report: 46 Former Fort Wayne Players in Big Leagues in 2020

September 29, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Headlined by National League MVP candidate Fernando Tatis Jr., 46 former Fort Wayne players appeared in the big leagues during the 2020 regular season. TinCaps/Wizards alumni populated the rosters of 21 Major League Baseball teams. The group consisted of 29 pitchers and 17 position players. (See

Renfroe Represents TinCaps in 2020 World Series

October 27, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — After 46 former Fort Wayne players appeared during Major League Baseball’s 2020 regular season, and 23 reached the postseason, one remains in the hunt for a World Series title. Hunter Renfroe, a 2013 TinCap, is the primary starting right fielder for the Tampa Bay Rays. Meanwhile,

Johnny TinCap Joins Fight Against Breast Cancer, Teams with Rival

Real Men Wear Pink Fundraising Challenge Versus South Bend Cubs Mascot
September 23, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Fort Wayne TinCaps mascot Johnny TinCap is joining the fight against breast cancer. As part of the American Cancer Society’s “Real Men Wear Pink of Fort Wayne” campaign, Johnny is raising money and awareness to help save lives from breast cancer. For an added incentive, Johnny

Kids Club Ornament Creation Contest

December 7, 2020

The TinCaps are in need of assistance decorating their Christmas tree at The Orchard Team Store at Parkview Field and the team is hoping that members of their Kids Club can help out! CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE FREE TINCAPS KIDS CLUB Kids Club members are invited to

New TinCaps “Holiday Survival Packages” On Sale

Christmas Beers, Wines, and Apple Dumpling Desserts on Menu
December 7, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The TinCaps know the holidays can be stressful, and this year, even more so. That’s why the ’Caps are looking to help fans out this holiday season with the tools for a “Holiday Survival Package.” Options from the team include a one-of-a-kind 12-pack seasonal craft beer

Upcoming Hours for The Orchard Team Store

November 2, 2020

Note: The TinCaps are offering curbside pickup at Parkview Field. Fans can contact the team's Merchandise Manager, Emma, by emailing [email protected] or calling 260-407-2818. Fans also have the option to use the promo code PICKUP when shopping online to avoid shipping and arrange to pick up from The Orchard Team

TinCaps Offer Fans T-Shirts to Commemorate 2020

Minor League Baseball Season Lost, But TinCaps’ Humor Isn’t
July 28, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The Fort Wayne TinCaps have t-shirts on sale to commemorate 2020. While the team may have lost its season, it hasn’t lost its sense of humor. Fans can select from several options of shirts, including celebrating an “undefeated” season, “swiping left” on the year like it

TinCaps to Host a Second Movie Night presented by Lancia Homes

“The Sandlot” on Oct. 16 on New LED Video Board at Parkview Field
October 1, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Due to the tremendous response from fans for the team’s first Movie Night, the TinCaps have added another to their schedule. Tickets are on sale to see The Sandlot on Parkview Field’s new LED video board on the night of Friday, Oct. 16. For $15, tickets

Weathers 1 of 23 Fort Wayne Alums in MLB Postseason

Weathers 1 of 23 Fort Wayne Alums in MLB Postseason
October 6, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — After 46 former Fort Wayne players appeared in the big leagues during the 2020 regular season, 23 have made Major League Baseball postseason rosters. The list includes 10 competing in the Divisional Series round. Among them is 20-year-old pitcher Ryan Weathers, who was a Midwest League

TinCaps “Holiday Survival Packages” On Sale

Seasonal Beers, Wines, and Even Apple Dumpling Desserts on Menu
November 13, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The TinCaps know the holidays can be stressful, and this year, even more so. That’s why the ’Caps are looking to help fans out this holiday season with the tools for a “Holiday Survival Package.” Options from the team include a 12-pack seasonal craft beer sampler,

Fort Wayne TinCaps Lose 2020 Baseball Season

Minor League Baseball Announces No Games in 2020
June 30, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Minor League Baseball announced on Tuesday that there won’t be a 2020 season for its 160 teams, including the Fort Wayne TinCaps. “We were hopeful and optimistic that the TinCaps would be able to play games at Parkview Field this season, but that won’t be the

TinCaps Virtual Beer Tasting on Tap

Halloween Beer Sampler by Five Star Distributing
October 21, 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The TinCaps have a treat for fans this fall. The team is offering an exclusive special edition Halloween sampler as part of a TinCaps Virtual Beer Tasting. The package features a 12-pack of a dozen different seasonal craft beers (see list below), plus a beer-tasting guide