Two Shutouts – One Lakeland Win

Game 1: Mark Sorensen tossed six shutout innings as Lakeland blanked Daytona 6-0 in the first game of a Thursday home doubleheader. Sorensen struck out four and scattered five hits as only one Cub baserunner reached seond base. Kenny Faulk threw a perfect ninth to preserve the shutout. William Bergolla provided the offense scoring in […]

Flying Tigers Come Back Home to Face the Daytona Cubs

SERIES SCHEDULE … All three games in this series at Lakeland’s Joker Marchant Stadium and will all get underway at 7 pm. Each game can be heard via the Cubs’ internet broadcasts. THE FLYING TIGERS (54-58 all, 18-24 2nd half, 6th, 5.0 GB) … Lakeland has dropped its last three games including back-to-back one-run losses. […]

Flying Tigers Skid to Double Loss in Brevard County

Game 1: Kentrail Davis scored on a single by Shea Vucinich with two outs in the bottom of the 13th inning to lift Brevard County to a 5-4 win over Lakeland in the continuation of Sunday’s suspended game. The game resumed Monday with two runners on for the Manatees with no one out in the […]

Manatee Home Runs the Difference as Lakeland Falls 9-6

Brevard County clubbed three home runs and defeated Lakeland 9-6 on Saturday. The Manatees staked themselves to a 6-0 lead by the fifth innings on homers by Chuck Caufield, Chris Dennis and Brent Dean. Lakeland got a double and single each from Jordan Lennerton, Tony Plagman and Daniel Fields. Lakeland will now play doubleheaders on […]

Flying Tigers on Mission to Win #3,800

SERIES SCHEDULE … These two teams will face off five times in the next three days. After a 6 p.m. game Saturday in Lakeland, the two clubs travel to Brevard for a pair of doubleheaders to make up two rains outs on June 24 and 25. Sunday’s twin-bill gets underway at 4:05 p.m. while Monday’s […]

Lennerton, Roof & the Flying Tigers Hammer the Cubs 11-6

Jordan Lennerton slammed a pair of homers to drive in five runs while Shawn Roof had four hits as the Flying Tigers clubbed the Cubs 11-6 on Friday. Lennerton is the first Lakeland player to hit two homers in a game since Jordan Newton did so on July 30, 2009 against St. Lucie. His first […]

Cubs Fall to Lakeland 8-4

Mark Sorensen scattered five hits over seven innings while Shawn Roof had three hits and scored twice as Lakeland doubled up Daytona 8-4 on Thursday. Sorensen allowed three runs and struck out two in picking up his first win as a Flying Tiger. William Bergolla homered with two aboard to lift Lakeland to a 3-0 […]

Flying Tigers Strike Early in 9-4 Win Over Miracle

Shawn Teufel scatted four hits over 7.0 innings in holding Fort Myers to two runs as Lakeland flew past the Miracle 9-4 on Sunday. Teufel kept Fort Myers hitless through the first four innings in working his longest outing of the season. Michael Rockett and Eric Roof each had three hits to spark a 15-hit […]

No Miracle as Flying Tigers Lose 9-2

One night after posting an 11-0 win over Ft. Myers, the Flying Tigers found themselves on the opposite side of the scoreboard falling 9-2 to the Miracle on Saturday. Ft. Myers got a big boost from a fourth inning grand slam by Anderson Hildago the first bases-loaded homer allowed by Lakeland this season. Trailing 6-0, […]

Flying Tigers Drop Doubleheader to Cardinals

Game 1: Lakeland scored five times in the fourth inning on homers by Tony Plagman and Daniel Fields but it wasn’t enough to overcome a 6-0 deficit as Palm Beach held off Lakeland for a 6-5 win in game one of a doubleheader on Thursday. Trailing 6-0, Lakeland batted around in the fourth. Jordan Lennerton […]

Cardinals Let Fly Five Homes Runs in 10-3 Win Over Lakeland

Palm Beach tagged Lakeland pitching for five home runs to hang a 10-3 loss on the Flying Tigers on Tuesday. Rainel Rosario homered twice while Kyle Conley, Starlin Rodriguez, Xavier Scruggs also hit round trippers for the Cardinals. Lakeland’s first run came in the first on a triple by Daniel Fields to drive in William […]

Flying Tigers Wing Cardinals 1-0

Drew Smyly allowed just two hits and struck out a team season-high 10 batters over 7.0 shutout innings as Lakeland blanked Palm Beach 1-0 on Monday. Smyly becomes just the second Lakeland pitcher to reach double digits in strikeouts over the last two seasons joining Charlie Furbush who did it four times in 2010 for […]

Flying Tigers Return Home to Face the Cardinals

SERIES SCHEDULE … All four games will be played at Joker Marchant Stadium and the first pitch for each contest will be 7:00 p.m. Lakeland brings a 22-18 record against South Division teams into this series. THE FLYING TIGERS (48-50 all, 12-16 2nd half, 6th, 3.0 GB) … Lakeland is coming off a series in […]

Hammerheads Sweep Lakeland With 4-0 Win

Bryan Evans and Jose Rosario combined to shutout Lakeland as Jupiter completed a four-game sweep, blanking the Flying Tigers 4-0 on Sunday. Evans struck out five in six innings while Rosario punched out two more and both pitchers allowed four hits. The Hammerheads scored all the runs they needed in the first inning, pushing across […]

Flying Tigers Fall to Hammerheads 5-4 in Ninth-Inning Comeback

Jose Duarte scored from third sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth to snap a 4-4 tie and lift Jupiter to a 5-4 win over Lakeland on the road Saturday. The Flying Tigers took a 2-1 lead in the second on a two-run single by Avisail Garcia but the Hammerheads came back with a […]

Flying Tigers Fall Again to Hammerheads

Four Hammerhead pitchers combined to hold the Flying Tigers to one run as Jupiter got by Lakeland 4-1 on Friday on the road. The Flying Tigers’ lone run came in the eighth as Brent Wyatt singled and then scored on a double by Tony Plagman, who also singled in the game. Wade Gaynor singled and […]

Lakeland Falls to Jupiter 5-0

Chad James and a trio of other pitchers combined on a five-hit shutout as Jupiter blanked Lakeland 5-0 on Thursday. James held the Flying Tigers to four hits with five strikeouts in winning his second straight game after opening the season with 13 consecutive losses. William Bergolla and Michael Rockett each had two hits for […]

Lakeland Goes Fishing for Hammerheads

SERIES SCHEDULE … All four games will be on the road at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter with the first three games on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 6:25 and the final game Sunday at 5:05 p.m. Audio of the games will be available on the internet. Lakeland takes a 22-14 record into the series […]

Flying Tigers Even Charlotte Series With 11-0 Drubbing

Home runs by Eric Roof and Tony Plagman punctuated an 11-0 win over Charlotte in the series finale between the two teams on Wednesday in Lakeland. The Flying Tigers took a 2-0 lead in the first on a two-run single by Avisail Garcia and went up 4-0 with a two-run double by Jordan Lennerton in […]

Charlotte Pins Lakeland 9-0

Three Charlotte pitchers combined on a seven-hit shutout as the Stone Crabs blanked the Flying Tigers 9-0 on Tuesday. Charlotte scored four runs in the fourth, added one in the fifth, and closed the game with four more runs in the top of the ninth. Tony Plagman and Eric Roof each had a pair of […]

Stone Crabs Scuttle to 9-1 Win over Flying Tigers

Charlotte scored four times in each of the first and second innings and breezed to a 9-1 win over Lakeland on Monday. The Stone Crabs combined four hits with two Flying Tiger errors for four unearned runs in the first and added five more hits for four more runs in the second. Lakeland’s lone run […]