Team Logo. The Fort Wayne TinCaps are a team in the Midwest League. They are the Low-A affiliate of the San Diego Padres. They get their name from Johnny Appleseed, who wore a cooking pot as a hat. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Fort_Wayne_TinCaps?oldid=16673" Categories: Midwest League teams Teams in Indiana Teams in Fort Wayne Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.