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FSL announces Covid-19 relief efforts in all cities

June 9, 2020

Today the Florida State League announced that all its member teams will be participating in a League wide effort to support Covid-19 relief. The 12 teams have partnered with LiveSource to set up an auction site that will make bidding for auction items a simple and efficient process. The collectible

Tampa Tarpons Join MiLB's CommUNITY First Campaign

National initiative will raise funds for Feeding America in response to global pandemic
April 29, 2020

Tampa, Fla. - The Tampa Tarpons today announced they are joining MiLB CommUNITY First, a new national initiative developed by Minor League Baseball™ (MiLB™) in conjunction with Feeding America®, to raise funds for local food banks and to honor individuals risking their lives on the front lines of the COVID-19

Tampa Tarpons Announce Coaching Staff for 2020 Season

Tampa Alum David Adams named Tarpons Manager
January 28, 2020

Tampa, Fla. - The New York Yankees Player Development office has officially announced the 2020 Tampa Tarpons Field Staff. New to Tampa, the team welcomes Manager David Adams and Defensive Coach Jason Phillips. Returning from the 2019 season are Pitching Coach Jose Rosado, Hitting Coach Joe Migliaccio, Defensive Coach Kevin

Tampa Tarpons 2019 Season in Review

Rehabbing Stars and a No-Hitter Highlight Shortened Season
October 8, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - The New York Yankees sent eight different players on rehab assignments with the Tampa Tarpons, and RHP Trevor Stephan tossed one of three no-hitters in the Florida State League in a 2019 season that was cut short by the threat of Hurricane Dorian.Returning from offseason heart surgery,

Tarpons Reveal 2020 Schedule

Home Opener Set for Saturday, April 11th
September 26, 2019

TAMPA Fla. -- The Tampa Tarpons have announced their schedule for the 2020 Florida State League season. Opening night at George M. Steinbrenner Field will be on Saturday, April 11th, with the Tarpons set to host the Lakeland Flying Tigers. The Tarpons will begin the season in Lakeland on Thursday,

Bies, Otto, Sands Selected for Arizona Fall League

Wagner, Stowers to Also Represent Yankees
September 3, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - Arizona Fall League rosters were announced on Wednesday and a trio of 2019 Tampa Tarpons have been selected to play. RHP Daniel Bies , RHP Glenn Otto and C Donny Sands will be joined by 1B Brandon Wagner and OF Josh Stowers as representatives of the New

Dermis Garcia, Miguel Yajure Named FSL Post-Season All-Stars

August 29, 2019

TAMPA Fla. - The Florida State League announced on Thursday that Tampa Tarpons DH Dermis Garcia and RHP Miguel Yajure have been named to the 2019 FSL Post-Season All-Star Team.Garcia represents the "designated hitter" on the team after batting .247 (67-for-271) with 35R, 15 doubles, 17HR (career-high), 54RBI (career-high), 19BB

Tarpons Fall Twice to Flying Tigers in Finale of Home Schedule

Tampa's Elimination Number Drops to Five with Seven Games Remaining
August 26, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - A chance for the Tampa Tarpons to claim the final Florida State League North Division postseason spot took a hit on Sunday as the Lakeland Flying Tigers moved into sole possession of first place in the second-half standings by defeating the Tarpons in both ends of a

Cabrera's Two Blasts Lead Tarpons Past Flying Tigers, 6-5

20-Year-Old Stays Hot with First-Career Multi-HR Game
August 24, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - Oswaldo Cabrera homered twice for his first-career multi-HR game as the Tampa Tarpons bounced back with a 6-5 victory over the Lakeland Flying Tigers in front of a crowd of 2,365 on Saturday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field.Cabrera gave Tampa (33-30, 61-68) an early lead with

Tampa Suffers Setback as Lakeland Sweeps Doubleheader

Cabrera Stays Hot with Two Multi-Hit Games
August 23, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - The Tampa Tarpons dropped both ends of a doubleheader, 7-1 in Game One and 6-1 in Game Two, to the Lakeland Flying Tigers, falling further behind first place in the second-half Florida State League North Division Standings on Friday afternoon at George M. Steinbrenner Field.The critical five-game

Tampa Tarpons and ECHO Outdoor Power Equipment to Refurbish Local Playing Fields

Part of MiLB Project: Refresh powered by ECHO Outdoor Power Equipment
August 21, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - On August 28, the Tampa Tarpons will be participating in MiLB Charities' new field refurbishment initiative, MiLB Project: Refresh powered by ECHO Outdoor Power Equipment. Through the initiative, the Tarpons and the Yellow Jackets Little League will renovate Calvin Taylor Park by leveling and aligning the clay

Tarpons to Host Baseball in Tampa Night, Saturday, August 24th

Wade Boggs Bobblehead Giveaway to First 1,000 Fans; Postgame Fireworks
August 19, 2019

The Tampa Tarpons will host Baseball in Tampa Night on Saturday, August 24th at George M. Steinbrenner Field, presented by Extended Stay America. The Tarpons will face the Lakeland Flying Tigers, with the first pitch scheduled for 6:30 p.m.Gates will open at 5:15 p.m. (5:00 p.m. for season-ticket holders and

Palma's Pinch-Hit Homer Leads Tarpons to Comeback Win in Doubleheader Split

Florial Delivers Game-Winning Hit in Extras in Game One; Blue Jays Cruise in Game Two
August 18, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - Down to their final out in Game One, the Tarpons got a two-out, pinch-hit three-run homer by Alexander Palma that led to a 5-4 win in eight innings before the Blue Jays ran away with a 10-2 victory in Game Two as Tampa and Dunedin split a

Tarpons Slug Four Homers in Doubleheader Split vs. Blue Jays

Tampa Pitchers Tally Season-High 16 Ks in Game One Win; Dunedin Walks-Off in Game Two
August 17, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - The Tampa Tarpons tallied a season-high seven extra-base hits in a 6-1 victory in the series-opener before the Dunedin Blue Jays split the doubleheader with a walk-off, 5-3 win on Saturday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Dunedin (31-26, 72-50) is playing the series as the "home"

Tarpons Tally 15 Hits, Rout Cardinals, 11-4

Palma Caps Seven-Run Fifth with Grand Slam
August 14, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - The Tampa Tarpons exploded for seven runs in the fifth and added four more in the seventh, tying a season-high with 15 hits while crushing the Palm Beach Cardinals, 11-4, on Wednesday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field.RHP Miguel Yajure started the game with back-to-back strikeouts before

Palma, Cabrera Back Junk's Strong Start in 4-2 Triumph

Bies Tallies Six Strikeouts in First Save with Tampa
August 13, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - Alexander Palma blasted a game-tying home run in the fourth, and Oswaldo Cabrera delivered a go-ahead RBI double in the sixth as the Tampa Tarpons came back to defeat the Palm Beach Cardinals, 4-2, on Tuesday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field.Nolan Gorman and Luken Baker hit

Florial's Homer Lifts Tarpons Over Cardinals, 5-1

Cordero Debuts with Three Perfect Relief Innings
August 12, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - The Tampa Tarpons snapped a five-game losing streak by defeating the Palm Beach Cardinals, 5-1, in the opener of a four-game series on Monday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Estevan Florial delivered a go-ahead three-run homer in the sixth, and Tampa got three perfect relief innings

Stone Crabs Complete Sweep as Tarpons' Struggles Continue

Gasper Makes Pitching Debut with Scoreless Ninth in 9-0 Loss
August 11, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - The Tampa Tarpons (24-26, 52-64) had their losing streak stretched to five games as the Charlotte Stone Crabs scored early and often before cruising to a 9-0 victory, clinching a four-game sweep on Sunday afternoon at George M. Steinbrenner Field.Charlotte jumped on RHP Clarke Schmidt in the

Lopez, Castillo Homer, but Charlotte Prevails, 5-4

Vizcaíno Tallies Nine Strikeouts in Ninth Quality Start
August 10, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - A quality start by RHP Alexander Vizcaino and home runs by Jason Lopez and Diego Castillo was not enough as the Tampa Tarpons fell, 5-4, to the Charlotte Stone Crabs on Saturday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field.Tampa (24-25, 52-63) has now lost four-straight games and sits

Stone Crabs Strike Late as Tarpons Drop Third-Straight

Molina Stays Hot with Two Hits, Two RBI
August 9, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - The Tampa Tarpons took a 2-0 lead into the seventh, but the Charlotte Stone Crabs scored six late runs and held on for a 6-4 on Friday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Tampa (24-24, 52-62) has now dropped three-straight games after winning five in a row.RHP

Palma, Sands Homer in 5-4 Loss to Charlotte

Comeback Falls Short as Tarpons Drop Series-Opener
August 8, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. - A late comeback fell short for the Tampa Tarpons in a 5-4 loss to the Charlotte Stone Crabs in the opener of a four-game series on Thursday night at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Donny Sands and Alexander Palma both homered while combining for all four hits by

Win Streak Snapped as Flying Tigers Salvage Finale

Tarpons Take 2-of-3 in Lakeland, Finish 5-1 on Road Trip
August 7, 2019

LAKELAND, Fla. - The Tampa Tarpons had their season-long five-game winning streak snapped as the Lakeland Flying Tigers tallied 16 hits en route to a 9-2 win in the series-finale on Wednesday night at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium.Tampa (24-22, 52-60) took two-of-three to win the series in Lakeland

Five-Run Fifth Lifts Tampa to Fifth-Straight Victory

Garcia Delivers Go-Ahead, Three-Run Triple; Yajure Collects Seventh Win
August 7, 2019

LAKELAND, Fla. - The Tampa Tarpons rallied for five runs with two outs in the fifth before pulling away with a 7-2 triumph to clinch the series in Lakeland on Tuesday night at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium. Tampa is now 5-0 in August and 8-2 over its last

Tarpons Shutout Flying Tigers for Fourth-Straight Win

Schmidt Tallies 9Ks in Career-High Seven Scoreless Frames
August 6, 2019

LAKELAND, Fla. - A career-best seven scoreless innings by RHP Clarke Schmidt led to the 11th shutout of the season by the Tampa Tarpons in a series-opening 6-0 victory over the Lakeland Flying Tigers on Monday night at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium.For the first time this season, Tampa

Tarpons to Host Back to School Splash on Saturday, August 10th

Backpack Giveaway to First 1,000 Kids; Postgame Fireworks Show
August 5, 2019

TAMPA Fla. - The Tampa Tarpons will host their second-annual Back to School Splash on Saturday, August 10th at George M. Steinbrenner Field, presented by BayCare. Gates will open at 5:15 p.m. and the first 1,000 kids ages 14-and-under will receive a Tarpons backpack.The Tarpons will battle the Charlotte Stone