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First-Inning Rally Too Much for ‘Tugas as Ft. Myers Claims 2-1 Duel

Mighty Mussels send Daytona to sixth straight defeat
May 22, 2024

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla—Three Daytona Tortugas pitchers finished the night with eight scoreless innings, but the Ft. Myers Mighty Mussels used four stolen bases to scrap out two first-inning runs and made them stand up as they clipped Daytona 2-1 on Wednesday night at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. Ft. Myers (18-23) struck

Juan Martinez Named Florida State League Pitcher of the Week

Right-hander spun five no-hit innings in most recent start
May 20, 2024

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla—Daytona Tortugas right-hand pitcher Juan Martinez has been named the Florida State League Pitcher of the Week for the week of May 14-19 after an outstanding performance against the Clearwater Threshers. The 21-year-old native of Turmero Venezuela earned the award on the basis of a career outing in

Tortugas Slug to Game One Win; Blanked in Game Two to Split Twinbill

May 16, 2024

CLEARWATER, Fla—Yerlin Confidan’s career-high two home runs and five RBI powered the Daytona Tortugas to an 8-5 victory to open the day, before the Clearwater Threshers scratched across a sixth-inning run to take the nightcap 1-0 as the two teams split a Thursday evening doubleheader at BayCare Ballpark. Daytona (19-17)

Tortugas Can’t Push Across Late Run in 1-0 Defeat

Daytona blanked in third consecutive defeat
May 9, 2024

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla—The Daytona Tortugas had the tying run 90 feet away with no outs in the ninth, but couldn’t complete a late comeback push as the Lakeland Flying Tigers pulled out a 1-0 victory on Thursday night at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. Lakeland (20-10) secured their third straight win to

Martinez, Brutti Brilliant, But Miscue Mars 2-0 Defeat

Second-inning error is key play in Friday night defeat
April 26, 2024

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla—Juan Martinez and Ben Brutti both turned in their longest outings of the season, but a second-inning throwing error brought home the only runs of the game as the St. Lucie Mets spoiled the Rumberos de Daytona’s party in a 2-0 loss on Friday night at Jackie Robinson

Harmon's Quality Start Sets Stage for Walk-off Win to Snap Skid

Tortugas starter goes 6.0 strong and Daytona rallies late
July 8, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH—Johnathan Harmon spun Daytona’s first quality start of the season and the Daytona Tortugas rallied from an eighth-inning deficit to defeat the Bradenton Marauders 4-3, thanks to a walk-off walk by Donovan Antonia on Saturday night at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. Daytona (8-6, 37-42) snapped a five-game skid with their