DPL Alumni Duanel Jones Shines for Fort Wayne Tincaps

Third Baseman Leads Midwest League in Batting By John Nolan / Fort Wayne TinCaps 04/28/2015 10:35 PM ETFORT WAYNE, Ind. — The TinCaps tallied 10 hits Tuesday night at Parkview Field, but lost to the Dayton Dragons, 9-1, in the opener of a three-game series. Third baseman Duanel Jones, who finished the game 3-for-4 at the plate, gave Fort Wayne a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the third inning with an RBI single. For Jones, it was his team-leading 13th RBI of the year. The 21-year-old from the Dominican Republic is now hitting .388 — tops in the Midwest League. His 13 RBIs rank fourth. However, the TinCaps lead didn’t last long. Dayton (10-9) put up three runs in the top of the fourth inning and broke the game open with a six-run seventh.… Read More