TinCaps Finish Peoria Trip with Win
Monday, August 1, 2022
PEORIA, IL -The TinCaps concluded their nine-game road trip Sunday at Dozer Park with an 8-2 win over the Peoria Chiefs (St. Louis Cardinals affiliate). Fort Wayne split the six-game set in Central Illinois and finished July undefeated over four series.
Center fielder Robert Hassell III and right fielder Joshua Mears, MLB.com's No. 1 and 8 San Diego Padres prospects, respectively, both homered in the victory. For each, it was their team-leading 10th long ball of the season.
Since July 4, the TinCaps won a pair of series and tied a pair of sets.
Fort Wayne opens a six-game series against the South Bend Cubs at Parkview Field on Tuesday night. The first pitch will roll out at 7:05 PM.