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Trio of Tarpons Take Flight as Tampa Salvages Split vs. Threshers

Alexander, Wells, Hauver All Go Deep in 2nd Inning
July 25, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Powered by a three-HR inning in the second, the Tarpons (48-23) salvaged a split of the six-game series against the Threshers (35-36) with an 8-3 victory on Sunday afternoon at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Jasson Dominguez drew a four-pitch walk off RHP DJ Jefferson to open the

Tarpons Edge Threshers, 2-1, Behind Strong Pitching

Muñoz Tallies Season-High 8 Ks in 4.2 Scoreless Frames
July 24, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Led by strong pitching, the Tampa Tarpons defeated the Clearwater Threshers, 2-1, on Saturday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Tampa (47-23) became the first team in Minor League Baseball to score 500 runs this season. RHP Yoendrys Gomez got the nod and ran into early trouble

Tarpons Fall to Threshers in Weather-Shortened Game, 4-3

Chirinos Blasts First Home Run; Game Called After Five Innings
July 23, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Tarpons (46-23) nearly rallied back from an early 4-0 deficit before lightning and rainfall led to a 4-3 defeat in five innings to the Clearwater Threshers (35-34) on Friday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field. After joining Tampa from the Florida Complex League earlier in

Pereira Leads Tarpons to 5-4 Triumph in Finale vs. Flying Tigers

20-Year-Old Reaches 4 Times, Including Game-Winning 2-Run Single
July 18, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Everson Pereira scored twice and delivered the would-be game-winning hit as the Tampa Tarpons staved off a late surge by the Lakeland Flying Tigers in a 5-4 win on Sunday afternoon at George M. Steinbrenner Field. The season-series is now complete, with Tampa (45-20) going 18-6 against

Tarpons Stumble in Loss to Flying Tigers, 10-3

Hauver Homers, Logs 3rd-Straight Multi-Hit Game
July 17, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Tampa pitchers were overwhelmed by the Lakeland offense on Saturday night as the Tarpons fell to the Flying Tigers, 10-3, at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Tampa hitters struck out 14 times while Lakeland put up crooked numbers in the fifth and seventh, with five of its 11

Tampa Offense Erupts in 8-Run 6th En Route to 13-4 Victory

Dominguez Clubs 1st HR; Alexander, Sanchez Tally 3 RBI Each
July 16, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Evan Alexander and Aldenis Sanchez paced the offense with a combined seven hits and six RBI, and Jasson Dominguez took flight for the first time as the Tampa Tarpons defeated the Lakeland Flying Tigers, 13-4, on Friday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Tampa (44-19) came from

RHP Randy Vasquez & OF Everson Pereira Named Southeast League Pitcher & Player of the Week

July 12, 2021

Earlier today, the Southeast League announced, Tarpons RHP Randy Vasquez and Outfielder Everson Pereira were named Pitcher and Player of the Week for the week of July 5th - 11th. During that week, Vasquez made one appearance, throwing six (6) innings, giving up two (2) hits while striking out five

Matt Sauer Named Southeast League Pitcher of the Week

July 6, 2021

Earlier today, the Southeast League announced, Tarpons RHP Matt Sauer was named Pitcher of the Week for the week of June 28th - July 4th. During that week, Sauer made one appearance, throwing six(6) innings, giving up one hit while striking out ten.

Back-to-Back Jacks and a Triple Play Help Tarpons Sweep July 4th Doubleheader

Tampa Pitchers Shut Down Jupiter to Clinch Series Victory
July 4, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – On a day that featured shutdown pitching, back-to-back home runs and a triple play, the Tampa Tarpons swept a doubleheader to close out the series against the Jupiter Hammerheads on Sunday afternoon at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Tampa claimed four-of-five games to win the series. Jupiter (23-30)

Tampa Tarpons Postpone Tonight’s Game vs. Jupiter

Doubleheader Scheduled for Sunday, July 4th at 11:00 a.m.
July 3, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Tonight’s game between the Tampa Tarpons and the Jupiter Hammerheads has been postponed due to unplayable field conditions from today’s non-stop rain and the threat of rain to continue throughout the night. A double header is scheduled for Sunday, July 4th. Gates will open at 10:30 a.m.

Sauer, Sanford Shine in Shutout as Tampa, Jupiter Split Doubleheader

Right-Hander Takes No-No into 7th, Tallies Career-Best 10 Ks
July 2, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Jake Sanford drove in five runs while RHP Matt Sauer completed a one-hit shutout in a 6-0 victory for Tampa in the continuation of Thursday’s suspended game before the Jupiter Hammerheads capitalized on errors to win, 3-1, in the nightcap, splitting a twin bill on Friday night

Anthony Volpe Names Southeast League Player of the Month

July 2, 2021

Tampa, Fla. - The Southeast League announced the Player and Pitcher of the Month for the month of June, selecting Tarpons Infielder, Anthony Volpe. Volpe led the league with a .392 AVG, 31 H, seven (7) HR, nine (9) doubles, three (3) triples, 67 TB, a .848 SLG and a

Tampa Tarpons Suspend Tonight’s Game vs. Jupiter

Doubleheader Scheduled for Friday, July 2nd at 4:00 p.m.
July 1, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Tonight’s second game between the Tampa Tarpons and the Jupiter Hammerheads has been suspended due to inclement weather and unplayable field conditions. The game was suspended in the middle of the first inning, with the score 0-0. The game will be continued, Friday, July 2nd with the

Tampa Tarpons Postpone Tonight’s Doubleheader vs. Jupiter

Doubleheader Scheduled for Thursday, July 1st at 4:00 p.m.
June 30, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Tonight’s doubleheader between the Tampa Tarpons and the Jupiter Hammerheads has been postponed due to inclement weather. A double header is scheduled for Thursday, July 1st. Gates will open at 3:30 p.m. with the first pitch scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Game Two will begin approximately 30 minutes

Tampa Tarpons Postpone Tonight’s Game vs. Jupiter

June 29, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Tonight’s game between the Tampa Tarpons and the Jupiter Hammerheads has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Wednesday, June 30th. Gates will open at 3:30 p.m. with the first pitch scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Game

Eric Wagaman Named Southeast League Player of the Week

June 28, 2021

Tampa, Fla. - Earlier today, the Southeast League announced, Tarpons INF Eric Wagaman was named Player of the Week for the week of June 21st - 27th. During that week, Wagaman batted .571 (8-for-14) w/ 2 doubles, 1 triple, 2 HR, 9 RBI and a .588 OBP.

Comeback Falls Short as Tarpons Drop Finale to Marauders, 11-6

DeMarco Clubs 6th HR, Falls Triple Shy of Cycle
June 20, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – After falling behind early, 9-1, the Tampa Tarpons put up a five-run seventh, but the comeback fell short as the Bradenton Marauders tacked on two late insurance runs and held on to win the series-finale, 11-6, on Father’s Day Sunday at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Bradenton (27-15)

Volpe Lifts Tarpons to Victory with Game-Tying & Walk-Off Homers

Tampa Beats Bradenton, 7-6, to Snap Season-Long Three-Game Skid
June 19, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Anthony Volpe lifted the Tampa Tarpons (28-13) to victory with a game-tying home run in the seventh and a walk-off blast in the ninth in a come-from-behind win, 7-6, over the Bradenton Marauders (26-15) on Saturday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field. The Tarpons promptly took an

Tampa Tumbles as Bradenton Sweeps Twin Bill

Volpe Extends Hitting Streak to 14 Games
June 18, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – The top-scoring offense in Minor League Baseball struggled as the Tarpons (27-13) dropped both ends of a doubleheader, 3-1 and 8-2, to the Bradenton Marauders (26-14) on Friday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Game One remained scoreless until Bradenton capitalized on a two-out fielding error allowing

Tampa Tarpons Postpone Tonight’s Game vs. Bradenton

Doubleheader Scheduled for Friday, June 18th at 4:00 p.m.
June 17, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Tonight’s game between the Tampa Tarpons and the Bradenton Marauders has been postponed due to unplayable field conditions. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Friday, June 18th, presented by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Tampa. Gates will open at 3:30

Sanford Homers, Collects 4 Hits as Tarpons Take Opener, 10-5

Tampa Pitchers Tally Season-High 19 Strikeouts; Offense Totals 14 Hits
June 15, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Jake Sanford homered as part of a four-hit game to lead a 14-hit performance by the offense while Tampa pitchers combined to tally a season-high 19 strikeouts as the Tarpons (27-10) defeated the Bradenton Marauders (23-14), 10-5, in the series-opener on Tuesday night at George M. Steinbrenner

Increased Seating Capacity and Updated Health & Safety Guidelines 

June 14, 2021

Tampa, Fla. - The Tampa Tarpons return to George M. Steinbrenner Field for a six-game homestand starting on June15th. Gates open at 6 p.m. with first pitch at 6:30 p.m. against the Bradenton Marauders. Single game tickets and Group Package information is currently available at tarponsbaseball.com. As the June 15th

Anthony Volpe Named Southeast League Player of the Week

June 7, 2021

Tampa, Fla. - Earlier today, the Southeast League announced, Tarpons INF Anthony Volpe was named Player of the Week for the week of May 31st - June 6th. During that week, Volpe batted .431 (10-for-23) w/ 3 HR, 7 RBI, 3 SB and 6 R.

Severino Starts, Bullpen Shines as Tarpons Tame Tigers, 8-1

Bell Clubs 4th HR, Extends On-Base Streak to 24 Games
June 6, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – On a rehab assignment, RHP Luis Severino got the start and was followed by a shutout performance by the bullpen while the offense stayed hot as the Tampa Tarpons (22-8) defeated the Lakeland Flying Tigers (13-17), 8-1, to close out the series on Sunday afternoon at George

Homers by Smith (x3), De Leon (x2) Lead Tampa in Doubleheader Sweep

Tarpons Secure Fifth-Straight Winning Series, Improve to 21-8
June 5, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. – Powered by multi-HR efforts by Josh Smith and Juan De Leon, the Tampa Tarpons (21-8) swept the Lakeland Flying Tigers (13-16) in a doubleheader, 12-3 and 7-4, on Saturday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field, securing a fifth-straight winning series. Smith jumpstarted the offense with a leadoff