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Tortugas Celebrate Nationals Girls and Women in Sports Day

February 7, 2024

DAYTONA BEACH, Fl.— The Daytona Tortugas are proud to partner with Minor League Baseball in support of National Girls and Women in Sports Day (NGWSD). NGWSD, which is powered by the Women's Sports Foundation, is an annual day of observance to acknowledge the accomplishments of female athletes, recognize the influence

Daytona Tortugas Announce 2024 Coaching Staff

Manager Julio Morillo leads four coaches returning to Daytona from ‘23 staff
January 12, 2024

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—In conjunction with the Cincinnati Reds, the Daytona Tortugas announced their coaching and support staff for the 2024 season on Friday afternoon. Manager Julio Morillo returns for his second season at the helm of the Tortugas and eighth year in the Cincinnati Reds organization. The 31-year-old native of

Daytona Tortugas Announce AdventHealth as Exclusive Health Care Provider

The two organizations, local officials, and student athletes celebrated the groundbreaking partnership at the iconic Jackie Robinson Ballpark.
January 12, 2024

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla—Amidst the historic backdrop of the Jackie Robinson Ballpark, the Daytona Tortugas, a Minor League Baseball team affiliated with the Cincinnati Reds, announced AdventHealth as the team’s official and exclusive health care provider. “My heart swells with pride as we celebrate today,” said Audrey Gregory, Ph.D., RN, executive

Tortugas And The City Of Daytona Beach Agree To Long-Term Lease And Facility Upgrades To Jackie Robinson Ballpark

November 16, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The Daytona Tortugas are pleased to announce the signing of a new lease with the City of Daytona Beach (CODB) that will allow the Tortugas to continue to call Jackie Robinson Ballpark home for the next 20 years, with options to extend the lease for an

Ethan O'Donnell Named Florida State League Player of the Month for September

O’Donnell second Tortuga honored as FSL’s top monthly hitter in 2023
October 10, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—Following an outstanding finish to the regular season, Daytona Tortugas outfielder Ethan O’Donnell has been named the Florida State League Player of the Month for September, as announced by Minor League Baseball. The 21-year-old was honored alongside St. Lucie Mets RHP Douglas Orellana, who earned FSL Pitcher of

Daytona Tortugas Release 2024 Schedule

Tortugas to kick off 132-game slate on April 5
September 20, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—In conjunction with the Florida State League, the Daytona Tortugas have officially unveiled their 132-game schedule for the 2024 Florida State League season. The upcoming season will begin Friday, April 5 on the road in Port St. Lucie, Florida against the St. Lucie Mets and will conclude Sunday,

Carlos Jorge, Hector Rodriguez, and Sal Stewart Named Florida State Postseason All-Stars

Trio of Tortugas honored among the best performers in the FSL in 2023
September 19, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—Three Daytona Tortugas, Carlos Jorge, Hector Rodriguez, and Sal Stewart have been named to the 2023 Florida State League postseason All-Star team as selected by Minor League Baseball. Jorge, 19, was selected as the All-Star utility player, slashing .295/.400/.483 in 86 games with 11 doubles, 9 triples, 9

Tortugas End Season On High Note With 13-4 Rout

Daytona blows out St. Lucie to cap off 2023 campaign
September 10, 2023

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL—Carlos Sanchez and Yassel Pino drove in three runs apiece and the Daytona Tortugas rode a pair of big innings to a 13-4 rout to cap off the 2023 season with a victory over the St. Lucie Mets Sunday afternoon at Clover Park. Daytona (56-72) drew a

Aguilera Spins Gem, but St. Lucie Claims 3-2 Victory

September 9, 2023

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL—Gabriel Aguilera spun 5.0 scoreless innings, but a three-run sixth was enough for the St. Lucie Mets to squeak out a 3-2 victory over the Daytona Tortugas in the penultimate game of the 2023 season on Saturday night. St. Lucie (20-42, 44-83) secured a series victory with

Tortugas and Mets Cancelled Friday Night

September 8, 2023

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL—Friday night's game between the Daytona Tortugas and St. Lucie Mets has been cancelled due to rain. With both teams out of the Florida State League playoff race, the game will not be made up. The two teams will resume the series on Saturday night with starting

Tortugas' Three Homers Can't Stop St. Lucie in 14-7 Defeat

O'Donnell homers in fourth straight game in defeat
September 7, 2023

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL—Yassel Pino had three hits and three RBI while homering alongside Ethan O’Donnell and Connor Burns, but the St. Lucie Mets overwhelmed the Daytona Tortugas 14-7 on Thursday night at Clover Park. St. Lucie (19-42, 43-83) took the series lead, thanks in part to 12 walks issued

Collier, O'Donnell's Heroics Lift Tortugas to 9-4 Victory

Daytona evens series behind big late-inning bats
September 6, 2023

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL—Cam Collier had two hits and three RBI while Ethan O’Donnell added a tiebreaking three-run homer in the eighth as part of a four-RBI day to lead the Daytona Tortugas to a 9-4 victory over the St. Lucie Mets on Wednesday afternoon at Clover Park. Daytona (26-34,

O'Donnell's Homer, Four-Hit Night Not Enough as 'Tugas Fall, Eliminated from Postseason

Daytona out of postseason for fourth straight season following defeat, Jupiter win
September 5, 2023

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL—Ethan O’Donnell blasted a homer as part of a four-hit, three-RBI night, but the St. Lucie Mets defeated the Daytona Tortugas 11-7 to eliminate the Tortugas from playoff contention on Tuesday night at Clover Park. St. Lucie (18-41, 42-82) tied their season high of 13 hits to

O'Donnell Blasts First Pro Homer, but Dunedin Spoils 'Tugas Home Finale

Seven-run sixth sends Blue Jays to victory in 2023 home finale
September 3, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH—Ethan O’Donnell crushed his first professional home run and Dominic Pitelli added two hits and two RBI, but the Dunedin Blue Jays spoiled the Daytona Tortugas’ home finale with a 9-4 victory on Sunday evening at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. Dunedin (29-31, 61-65) secured a series split thanks to a

'Tugas No-Hit in Game One, Bounce Back to Split Twinbill

Penultimate night at The Jack features no-hit history and comeback win
September 2, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH—Kendry Rojas and Grayson Thurman combined to no-hit Daytona in game one of a doubleheader, but Yerlin Confidan swatted a go-ahead bases-loaded triple to lead the Daytona Tortugas to a 6-4 victory in the nightcap to earn a split of the twinbill with the Dunedin Blue Jays on Saturday

Pelio's Gem, Middle-Inning Offense Lead Tortugas to 7-1 Victory

Tortugas pull ahead in series, move within 2 1/2 games of first-place Jupiter
September 1, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH—Mason Pelio spun 6.0 scoreless innings and the Daytona bats erupted in the middle innings as the Daytona Tortugas pulled away for a 7-1 victory over the Dunedin Blue Jays on Friday night at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. Daytona (24-31, 53-67) took the series lead as Pelio spun the third

Tortugas Split Thursday Night Doubleheader at The Jack

August 31, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH—Jared Lyons pitched the Daytona Tortugas to a 2-1 game one victory, before the Dunedin Blue Jays claimed a 6-4, eight-inning win in the nightcap as the two squads split a Thursday doubleheader at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. Daytona (23-31, 52-67) was able to snap their four-game skid in game

Tortugas and Dunedin Postponed Wednesday; Doubleheaders on Thursday and Saturday

Daytona and Dunedin will play doubleheaders Thursday and Saturday
August 30, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH, FL—Due to lingering weather effects from Hurricane Idalia, the Daytona Tortugas have elected to postpone the Wednesday, August 30th game against the Dunedin Blue Jays out of caution to all players, fans, and staff. In conjunction with Tuesday's postponement, the two teams will play doubleheaders of two seven-inning

Tortugas and Blue Jays Postponed Tuesday Night

August 29, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH—Tuesday night's game between the Daytona Tortugas and Dunedin Blue Jays was postponed due to incoming severe weather related to Hurricane Idalia. Makeup information will be determined after it is determined whether or not games can be played on Wednesday night. All fans with tickets to Tuesday's game may

Tortugas Suffer Third Walk-off Loss of Series to End Road Trip

Early lead, late leads don't hold up, as walk-off blast ends series
August 27, 2023

FT. MYERS, FL—For the third time this week, the Daytona Tortugas suffered a tenth-inning walk-off loss at the hands of the Ft. Myers Mighty Mussels as Ft. Myers took a 6-4 victory in ten innings on Sunday afternoon at Hammond Stadium. Ft. Myers (27-27, 61-59) took five of six in

O'Donnell's Big Night, Early Lead Can't Prevent Ft. Myers Comeback

August 26, 2023

FT. MYERS, FL—Ethan O’Donnell stroked three hits and drove in two and Ryan Cardona struck out eight batters for a third straight start, but an early 3-0 lead evaporated for the Daytona Tortugas as the Ft. Myers Mighty Mussels took a 9-4 victory on Saturday night at Hammond Stadium. Ft.

Tortugas Walked Off in Ten for Second Straight Night

Daytona has now dropped three of four to open trip
August 25, 2023

FT. MYERS, FL—For a second night in a row, the Daytona Tortugas suffered extra-inning heartbreak at the hands of the Ft. Myers Mighty Mussels as Ft. Myers walked off 3-2 in ten innings on Friday night at Hammond Stadium. Ft. Myers (25-27, 59-59) has now taken three of the first

Final Fan-Picked Bobblehead Giveaway, Hawaiian Shirt Giveaway, and Margartivaville Night Highlight Final Homestand of 2023

Girl Scouts Night, Firework Friday, and Bethune-Cookman University Night also on schedule
August 25, 2023

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The Daytona Tortugas return home at Jackie Robinson Ballpark for the final six home games of the 2023 regular season. On Tuesday, August 29th, the Dunedin Blue Jays, the Florida State League affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays will come to town. Among the highlights of

Tortugas Clipped in Ten-Inning Duel, 2-1

Daytona holds Ft. Myers to just two hits, but missed chances loom large in loss
August 24, 2023

FT. MYERS, FL—Gabriel Aguilera threw a season-high 5.0 innings of one-hit ball, but the Daytona Tortugas failed to score after the first inning as the Ft. Myers Mighty Mussels scratched across a walk-off 2-1 win in ten innings on Thursday night at Hammond Stadium. Ft. Myers (23-28, 58-59) was held

Strong Arms, Timely Hits Lead Tortugas to Series-Evening Win

Confidan's assist, clutch hit, strong mound work lead to tight victory
August 23, 2023

FT. MYERS, FL—Jared Lyons spun 5.0 innings of eight-strikeout ball and Yerlin Confidan broke up a tie game in the eighth to give Graham Osman his first professional win and lead the Daytona Tortugas to a 3-1 victory over the Ft. Myers Mighty Mussels on Wednesday night at Hammond Stadium.