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Tandem of Tortugas Shut Down St. Lucie in Tidy 6-1 Victory

Daytona earns consecutive wins to open series on strength of dominant arms
August 2, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH—Jared Lyons and Frainger Aranguren combined to hold the opposition to three hits and the Daytona Tortugas jumped out to an early lead as they cruised to a 6-1 win over the St. Lucie Mets on Wednesday night at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. Daytona (13-17, 42-53) needed just 86 pitches

Tortugas Fall Behind Early in Fourth Straight Defeat

Seven runs over third and fourth too much to overcome in 8-2 setback
July 28, 2023

LAKELAND, FL—The Lakeland Flying Tigers scored seven runs over the third and fourth innings to quickly pull away from the Daytona Tortugas as Lakeland secured a series win with an 8-2 victory on Friday night at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium. Lakeland (19-9, 45-48) won their fifth straight game

Tortugas Shut Out Cardinals to Begin Twinbill; Second Game Suspended

Daytona spins shutout in game one; second game washed out, will resume Sunday
July 15, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH—Mason Pelio spun 5.0 scoreless innings on his 23rd birthday to lead the Daytona Tortugas to a 5-0 win over the Palm Beach Cardinals in game one of a doubleheader before the second contest was suspended in the middle of the second inning. Daytona (9-7, 38-43) and Palm Beach

Tortugas Break Scoreless Tie With Six-Run Tenth, Win 6-1

Daytona secures third straight series victory with ten-inning triumph
July 2, 2023

TAMPA, FL—The Daytona Tortugas broke a scoreless tie with a six-run tenth inning to defeat the Tampa Tarpons 6-1 on Sunday afternoon at George M. Steinbrenner Field, securing their third straight series victory in the process. Daytona (7-1, 36-37) has now won four of five games in the series after

Tortugas Ride Hot Bats, Big Seventh Frame to 10-3 Victory

Hunter's homer, Hector's three hits pace 12-hit attack
June 20, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH—Cade Hunter homered, Hector Rodriguez ripped three more hits, and the Daytona Tortugas blew open a close game with a five-run seventh to earn their fourth win in a row, 10-3 over the Palm Beach Cardinals on Tuesday night at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. Daytona (29-35) reached double-digit runs for

Tortugas Rally in Middle Innings, Hold Off St. Lucie Late to Win Series Finale

Daytona earns series split thanks to 11-hit attack
June 11, 2023

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL—Sal Stewart tallied two doubles and three hits overall, Chris McElvain spun 4.0 hitless frames, and the Daytona Tortugas erupted for seven runs in a three-inning span and held on to defeat the St. Lucie Mets 8-5 on Sunday afternoon at Clover Park. Daytona (24-33) tied a

Tortugas Rally Early, Cruise Late to Sweep Doubleheader

Tortugas come from four down to take first game, twirl two-hitter in second
June 2, 2023

JUPITER, FL—The Daytona Tortugas rallied from four runs down to swipe an 8-7 victory in Game 1, then allowed just two hits in a 3-0 victory in Game 2 to sweep a doubleheader from the Palm Beach Cardinals on Friday evening at Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium. Daytona (21-28) earned their

Tortugas Fall Behind Early, Can't Quite Recover as Lakeland Evens Series

Daytona will look to rebound Thursday night at The Jack
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DAYTONA BEACH—The Lakeland Flying Tigers pulled ahead early and defeated the Daytona Tortugas 8-4 on Wednesday night at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. Lakeland (17-24) scored five runs in the first two innings to build a lead they wouldn’t relinguish, snapping Daytona’s (17-24) string of six straight wins at The Jack. In

Tortugas ride Rogers, Faltine to extra-inning win, 8-5

Rogers records first career multi-homer game, Faltine lofts first career blast
August 27, 2022

JUPITER, Fla. — The Lone Star state was well represented for Daytona on Saturday night. Spring native DH Jack Rogers registered his first career multi-home run game, while his old friend and Richmond resident SS Trey Faltine clubbed the first blast of his career, as the Tortugas rallied to usurp

Leo leads the way, as 'Tugas snap small skid, 6-1

Seminati homers for third-straight game, as Daytona ends three-contest slide
August 18, 2021

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Looking to snap a brief three-game slide, 1B Leo Seminati ignited the offense in the sixth. His two-run home run was the first of three long balls for Daytona, as the Tortugas tripped up the Palm Beach Cardinals, 6-1, in front of 889 fans at Jackie

Ibarra, Tortugas' pitching lead way in three-hit shutout

Ruben hits first Daytona home run, as Franco, Aranguren, and Zimmerman unite on three-hitter
August 13, 2021

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — After yielding six or more runs in each of the first three games of the series, Daytona's pitching returned to its dominant self on Friday evening. RHPs José Franco, Frainger Aranguren, and Anthony Zimmerman combined to three-hit Jupiter in the Tortugas' 3-0 victory over the Hammerheads

Fabulous Franco fires 'Tugas to historic one-hitter, 2-1

José strikes out 11-straight batters to set new franchise record as Daytona captures series win
July 31, 2021

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Searching for a home series victory, RHP José Franco was unhittable. The 20-year-old punched out a franchise-record 11-straight batters over 4.0 hitless innings, as he, RHP Frainger Aranguren, and RHP Nick Hanson combined on a one-hitter in the Daytona Tortugas' 2-1 win over the St. Lucie

Bonnin blazes Tortugas past Mussels in combined three-hitter

Bryce Bonnin K's seven over five one-hit innings, as Daytona captures another road victory
July 24, 2021

FORT MYERS, Fla. — RHP Bryce Bonnin continued his incredible start to his professional career, tossing 5.0 shutout and one-hit innings, as the Daytona Tortugas pieced together a 4-1 victory over the Fort Myers Mighty Mussels on Saturday night at Hammond Stadium. Daytona (34-37) jumped out to an early advantage

Case, bullpen confound Lakeland in three-hit shutout, 5-0

Williams matches career-highs in innings and strikeouts to earn first professional victory
June 30, 2021

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - RHP Case Williams set the tone for Daytona’s pitching staff, tying career bests in innings pitched and strikeouts. RHPs Frainger Aranguren and Sam Hellinger took the baton from there and closed out a three-hit shutout, as the Tortugas tripped up the Lakeland Flying Tigers, 5-0, in

Late rally falls short, as Palm Beach picks off Daytona, 4-2

Daytona bullpen hurls six shutout innings, but ‘Tugas strand tying runs aboard in ninth
June 19, 2021

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - For the fourth-straight contest, the game was decided in the final frames. The Tortugas put the tying runs in scoring position in the bottom of the ninth, but could not complete the comeback, as the Palm Beach Cardinals defeated Daytona, 4-2, in front of 1,559 fans

More heartbreak for Tortugas, as Marauders walk-off, 6-5

Eli Wilson game-winning single in the ninth spoils valiant effort from banged-up pitching staff
June 11, 2021

BRADENTON, Fla. - Two outs away from evening the series, heartbreak set in again for the Tortugas. SS Dariel López tied it on a swinging bunt single and C Eli Wilson won it with a grounder through the middle, as the Bradenton Marauders stunned Daytona, 6-5, on Friday night at

'Tugas club three homers in 6-1 flattening of Hammerheads

Tyler Callihan, Alex McGarry, and Wilfred Astudillo go deep in front of another sellout crowd
May 20, 2021

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - After suffering 18 strikeouts at the plate and being limited to only one run on Wednesday, the Tortugas got their revenge on Thursday night. 2B Tyler Callihan, DH Alex McGarry, and C Wilfred Astudillo each smacked solo home runs in Daytona’s 6-1 win over the Jupiter

'Tugas decimate Mets in restart; fall in extras in nightcap

Daytona tallies 15 runs and 13 hits in opening win; St. Lucie takes game two pitchers’ duel
May 14, 2021

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - On Thursday night, two ballgames could not have had two more different outcomes. Continuing Wednesday’s suspended affair, the Tortugas blasted 13 hits en route to a 15-2 dismantling. St. Lucie Mets pitching out-dueled Daytona in the nightcap, winning an eight-inning affair, 2-0, in front of 1,058