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TinCaps home season opener is Saturday, April 8

Posted: Thursday, April 6, 2017

The Fort Wayne TinCaps held a Meet the Team Night on Wednesday, April 5 to give those attending a first look at the new squad. Fans had the opportunity to meet the team during an autograph-signing session. The event was free. Food and drinks were available for sale.

“Meet the Team Night is such an excellent event for fans, especially families,” said TinCaps president Mike Nutter. Nutter went on to say, “It’s also great for the new players here to see how special our fans are. Parkview Field has never looked better and we’ve never had a more exciting group of young prospects here. Wednesday was a great way to kick off another outstanding season of TinCaps baseball.”

The TinCaps officially began the 2017 season on Thursday, April 6 on the road against the Bowling Green Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays). Opening day at Parkview Field is Saturday, April 8 with the game scheduled to begin at 6:05 p.m. as the TinCaps will play host to Bowling Green.

Fans in attendance on opening day will receive a free TinCaps magnet schedule and be treated to postgame fireworks. Tickets to all 2017 TinCaps games are available at, by calling (260) 482-6400, and at the Parkview Field Ticket Office.