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RHP Richard Fitts Named FSL Pitcher of the Week

June 27, 2022

Tampa, Fla. - Earlier today, the Florida State League announced, Tarpons RHP Richard Fitts was named Pitcher of the Week for the week of June 20th - 26th. During that week, Fitts pitched Saturday, June 15th tossing six (6.0) innings, giving up one (1) hit and struck out six (6)

Tarpons Postpone Game Against Clearwater 

June 24, 2022

Tampa, Fla. - Tonight’s game between the Tampa Tarpons and the Clearwater Threshers has been postponed due to inclement weather. A double header is scheduled for Saturday, June 25. Gates will open at 3:30 p.m. with the first pitch scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Game Two will begin approximately 35 minutes

Tough times in Tampa - Tarpons fall to Threshers, 4-3

June 23, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – Another game, another one-run loss for the Tampa Tarpons. The Tarpons (27-39) once again came so close but found themselves far away from the win column, losing Thursday night’s contest to the Clearwater Threshers (35-30), 4-3. While the Threshers controlled the game from start to finish, the

Déjà vu in Tampa, Tarpons drop another one run contest

June 22, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (27-38) experienced a bit of déjà vu Wednesday night, falling to the Clearwater Threshers (34-30), 4-3. Despite carrying a two-run lead into the fifth inning as they did last night, the Tarpons found themselves in a familiar spot – unable to close the door.

Tarpons unable to solve Threshers, fall 3-2

June 21, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (27-37) started off hot but gradually cooled down as the game progressed, leading them to drop Tuesday night’s contest to the Clearwater Threshers (33-30), 3-2. RHP Tyrone Yulie (4.0IP, 2H, 2ER, 3BB, 2K) drew the start for Tampa and took the mound in hopes

OF Grant Richardson Named FSL Player of the Week

June 21, 2022

Tampa, Fla. - The Florida State League announced Monday, Tarpons Outfielder Grant Richardson was named Player of the Week for the week of June 13th - 19th. During that week, Richardson played in four games, hitting two home runs with 10 RBI. For more information about the Tampa Tarpons, visit

RHP Juan Carela Named FSL Pitcher of the Week

June 13, 2022

Tampa, Fla. - Earlier today, the Florida State League announced, Tarpons RHP Juan Carela was named Pitcher of the Week for the week of June 7th - 12th. During that week, Carela pitched Thursday, June 9th tossing six (6.0) innings, giving up one (1) hit, two (2) walks and struck

Cardinals sweep doubleheader against Tarpons 

June 12, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – Well, that did not go according to plan. The Palm Beach Cardinals (24-31) capitalized on a lack of production by the Tampa Tarpons (24-33) to sweep the doubleheader Sunday afternoon at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Both contests were extremely close, but the deciding factor ultimately came down

Tarpons Postpone Game Against Cardinals

June 11, 2022

Tampa, Fla. - Tonight’s Game between the Tampa Tarpons and the Palm Beach Cardinals has been postponed due to unplayable field conditions. A double header is scheduled for Sunday, June 12th at 11:00 AM. Gates will open at 10:30 a.m. Game Two will begin approximately 35 minutes following the conclusion

Palm Beach pitching powers Cardinals past Tarpons, 3-2

June 10, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (24-31) were left searching for answers at the plate, dropping Friday’s contest to the Palm Beach Cardinals (22-31) at George M. Steinbrenner Field, 3-2. Tampa’s offense was punchless most of the game, mustering up only two hits off Cardinals’ starter Inohan Paniagua (3-3). The

Carela, Cabrera conquer Cardinals - Tarpons win 3-0 

June 9, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (24-30) set the tone early Thursday night, defeating the Palm Beach Cardinals at George M. Steinbrenner Field, 4-0. The Tarpons got off to quick start with a three-run homer off the bat of 3B Marcos Cabrera in the first inning. The blast proved to

Tarpons take game one, split double header with Cardinals

June 8, 2022

TAMPA Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (23-30) split Wednesday’s double header against the Palm Beach Cardinals (21-30) at George M. Steinbrenner Field. It was a tale of two completely different tapes for the Tarpons, who used an early offensive barrage to capture the opener but found themselves completely shut out

Tarpons Postpone Game vs. Palm Beach 

June 7, 2022

Tampa, Fla. - Tonight’s game between the Tampa Tarpons and the Palm Beach Cardinals has been postponed due to inclement weather. A double header is scheduled for Wednesday, June 8th. Gates will open at 3:30 p.m. with the first pitch scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Game Two will begin approximately 35

Calderon throws no-hitter, Tarpons sweep doubleheader

May 25, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (20-21) took care of business Wednesday afternoon, sweeping their double header against the Lakeland Flying Tigers (17-24) at George M. Steinbrenner Field. The Tarpons scored seven runs in the sixth inning to capture game one, 7-0. While the pitching was superb in game one,

Dominguez, Cowles fuel comeback – Tarpons win 7-5

May 24, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (18-21) kept the ball rolling Tuesday night, defeating the Lakeland Flying Tigers (17-22) for their fourth consecutive victory, 7-5. The Tarpons found themselves playing catch up nearly all game after a nightmarish second inning yet persevered behind some big hits and their bullpen. CF

Tarpons win third straight, beat Mets 6-2

May 22, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – Between some solid pitching and a couple long balls, the Tampa Tarpons (17-21) bested the St. Lucie Mets (26-13) on Sunday afternoon at George M. Steinbrenner Field, 6-2. It was the third victory in a row for the Tarpons, who split this series with the Mets at

Champlain dominates, Tarpons shut out Mets 5-0

May 22, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (16-21) finished the job Sunday afternoon, swiftly defeating the St. Lucie Mets (26-12) in a continuation of Saturday’s contest, 5-0. The Tarpons, sporting custom camo jerseys for Armed Forces Night, were in complete control the entire game until play came to an abrupt stop.

Tarpons snap losing streak, defeat Mets 7-3

May 20, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons snapped a five-game losing streak after defeating the St. Lucie Mets at George M. Steinbrenner Field, 7-3. The contest felt like a boxing match early on, with one squad throwing a punch and the other squad countering right back. Victory would require a complete

Homer happy Mets defeat Tarpons 7-5

May 19, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (14-21) kept things close throughout Thursday night’s contest against the St. Lucie Mets (26-10) but fell short of the mark and dropped their fifth straight contest, 7-5. The Mets relied heavily on the long ball to secure their third straight victory against Tampa this

Tarpons’ offensive struggles continue, fall 9-3 to Mets

May 18, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (14-20) started Wednesday’s contest off on the wrong foot, literally and figuratively speaking - dropping the second game of their six-game set against the St. Lucie Mets, 9-3. It was another tough day for the Tarpons at the plate as their offensive woes led

Tarpons’ rally falls short, lose 4-3 to the Mets

May 17, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (14-19) made things interesting in the bottom of the ninth but dropped the series opener to the St. Lucie Mets (24-10) at George M. Steinbrenner Field, 4-3. The Tarpons seemingly had no answer for Mets’ starter Mike Vasil (3-1), who fanned 11 batters in

Anthony Garcia Named Florida State League Player of the Week

May 2, 2022

Tampa, Fla. - Earlier today, the Florida State League announced, Tarpons OF Anthony Garcia was named Player of the Week for the week of April 26th - May 1st. During that week, Garcia batted .615 (8-for-13) with four (4) HR and six (6) RBI.

Tarpons Postpone Double Header Against Lakeland

April 30, 2022

Tampa, Fla. - Tonight’s Double Header between the Tampa Tarpons and the Lakeland Flying Tigers has been postponed due to inclement weather. A double header is scheduled for Sunday, May 1st. Gates will open at 10:30 a.m. with the first pitch scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Game Two will begin approximately

Tarpons postpone game against Flying Tigers 

April 29, 2022

Tampa, Fla. - Tonight’s game between the Tampa Tarpons and the Lakeland Flying Tigers has been postponed due to inclement weather. A double header is scheduled for Saturday, April 30th. Gates will open at 3:30 p.m. with the first pitch scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Game Two will begin approximately 35

Cruisin’ Carela pitches Tarpons past Flying Tigers, 2-1

April 28, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons made it look easy – picking up their second straight victory against the Lakeland Flying Tigers, 2-1. Unlike yesterday’s power surge, the Tarpons had to rely on their pitching staff to secure the win Thursday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field. RHP Juan Carela