Tortugas announce 12-week charitable donation campaign
Team giving back to thank community for its support
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The Daytona Tortugas have announced a 12-week campaign of charitable donations to give back to the community that has stood steadfastly with the team in its quest to keep affiliated professional baseball at historic Jackie Robinson Ballpark in Daytona Beach.
Tortugas to host 2020 Florida State League All-Star Game
Daytona set to host FSL's mid-summer classic for first time since 2007 as part of "ALL-STAR SEASON"
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The Daytona Tortugas - in conjunction with the Florida State League - announced on Wednesday afternoon that, as a part of the organization's All-Star season, they will host the 2020 FSL All-Star Game at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. The festivities will occur on Monday, June 22, and
Daytona Tortugas announce new manager, 2020 Field Staff
14-year MLB veteran Dick Schofield takes over as manager; Alex Peláez and Tom Brown return
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - On Thursday, the Cincinnati Reds announced their minor league coaching staff assignments for the upcoming 2020 campaign. Dick Schofield, a 14-year Major League veteran, will serve as the team's manager for the upcoming campaign. Fellow newcomer, Darren Bragg, who had an 11-year MLB career, takes over
'Tugas set single-season attendance record in abrupt finale
Daytona surpasses previous high set in 2015 in season-finale loss to St. Lucie
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - On Thursday night, the Daytona Tortugas set a new franchise record for single-season attendance with 137,570 fans welcomed at Jackie Robinson Ballpark during the 2019 season. However, the St. Lucie Mets won the abrupt season-finale by a final of 3-0 in front of a crowd of 2,394.
Remainder of Tortugas, FSL season cancelled due to Hurricane Dorian
Tickets for this weekend's scheduled games can be redeemed for any 2020 Tortugas' home game
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The Florida State League has announced on Thursday afternoon that following Thursday evening's slate of games across the league - including the Daytona Tortugas' series-finale against the St. Lucie Mets - the remainder of the 2019 regular season - as well as the entire postseason -
Daytona rallies again, stay in playoff hunt with walk-off
Tortugas erase deficit for third-straight night, top St. Lucie in extras, 3-2
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Staring defeat in the face, the Daytona Tortugas rallied for two runs in the bottom of the 10th inning to complete their third-consecutive comeback against the St. Lucie Mets with a 3-2 triumph in front of 2,377 fans at Jackie Robinson Ballpark on Wednesday night.
Clementina clobbers Mets in comeback, 6-5
22-year-old collects four hits, homers, as Daytona rallies for second-straight night
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - For the second-straight night, Daytona completed a comeback, as the Tortugas rallied from four down to sink the St. Lucie Mets, 6-5, in front of 1,858 fans at Jackie Robinson Ballpark on Tuesday evening.
García, 'Tugas come from seven down to stun Mets, 11-8
Daytona eliminate 8-1 deficit to top St. Lucie with eight-run eighth
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Trailing 8-1 going to the bottom of the seventh, Daytona rallied for 10-consecutive runs - including eight in the eighth - as the Tortugas stunned the St. Lucie Mets, 11-8, in front of 1,386 fans at Jackie Robinson Ballpark on Monday night.
José García named FSL Player of the Week
21-year-old shortstop slashes .500/.571/.708 en route to second weekly award of career
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The Florida State League announced Monday that Daytona Tortugas SS José García has been named the circuit's Player of the Week for August 19-25. It is the first time a Daytona position player has been recognized by the league since 1B Ibandel Isabel was honored from August 6-12, 2018.
'Tugas open final regular season homestand on Monday
Belly Buster Monday, Interfaith & Community Night, Thirsty Thursday highlights four-game series
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The Daytona Tortugas return home to open up the final homestand of the regular season on Monday, August 26, as they welcome the St. Lucie Mets, the High-A affiliate of the New York Mets, to Jackie Robinson Ballpark for a four-game series. Among the highlights of
Daytona's bats catch fire, burn Bradenton, 10-3
Clementina homers, Mount drives in three, as 'Tugas win final road game
BRADENTON, Fla. - DH Hendrik Clementina clobbered a two-run home run, while RF Drew Mount tied a season-high with three RBI, as the Daytona Tortugas throttled the Bradenton Marauders, 10-3, in their final road game of the regular season on Sunday afternoon at LECOM Park.
Bradenton, rain rattle Daytona, 9-3
Marauders score nine in first two innings before rain halts game in seventh
BRADENTON, Fla. - SS José García continued his red-hot August with three more hits, but Bradenton scored five in the first and four in the second, as the Marauders defeated the Daytona Tortugas, 9-3, in a seven-inning, rain-shortened contest on Saturday night at LECOM Park.
Martin mashes Bradenton past Daytona, 5-1
20-year-old clubs a pair of homers, drives in three, as Tortugas drop opener
BRADENTON, Fla. - 1B Mason Martin launched a pair of solo home runs and drove in three total tallies, as the Bradenton Marauders mashed their way past the Daytona Tortugas, 5-1, on Friday night at LECOM Park.
'Tugas erase seven-run deficit, down D-Jays in marathon
Daytona tally season-high 14 runs in 4-hour, 12-minute contest
CLEARWATER, Fla. - In a game that featured 408 total pitches, 25 total runs, and 21 free passes, the Daytona Tortugas erased an early seven-run deficit to salvage the final game of their series against the Dunedin Blue Jays, 14-11, on Thursday afternoon at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium.
Orimoloye overpowers Tortugas in nail-biter, 5-4
Dunedin's right fielder hammers pair of homers, as Daytona falls
CLEARWATER, Fla. - For the second-straight night, home runs appeared to be the difference, as Dunedin's RF Demi Orimoloye launched a pair of long balls and drove in four, as the Blue Jays edged out the Daytona Tortugas, 5-4, on Wednesday night at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium.
Clemens' clout downs Daytona, 4-3
25-year-old's go-ahead three-run homer in sixth proves to be difference
CLEARWATER, Fla. - Despite carrying a 2-1 lead into the sixth, Daytona could not hang on. Dunedin's 1B Kacy Clemens ' three-run blast in the bottom of the sixth was the deciding factor in the contest, as the Blue Jays topped the Tortugas, 4-3, on Tuesday night at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium.
'Tugas best Cards, take sole possession of final playoff spot
Daytona rolls by Palm Beach, 7-3; Now hold wild card spot in North Division
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Eight of Daytona's nine hitters picked up at least one base-hit, as the Tortugas captured the rubber match of their series with a 7-3 victory over the Palm Beach Cardinals in front of 1,171 fans at Jackie Robinson Ballpark on Sunday evening.
Daytona brushes by Palm Beach on Bob Ross Night
Tortugas work themselves into tie for final playoff spot with victory
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - In a game that featured 11 walks and seven hit batters, the Daytona Tortugas stormed back from an early deficit to upend the Palm Beach Cardinals, 6-5, in front of 3,687 fans at Jackie Robinson ballpark on Saturday night.
Four-run second stifles 'Tugas against Cards, 6-2
Palm Beach outduels Daytona in first meeting since May 30
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Palm Beach erupted for four runs in the top of the second inning and never looked back, as the Cardinals defeated the Daytona Tortugas, 6-2, in front of 1,873 fans at Jackie Robinson Ballpark on Friday night.