MiLB Spring Training Notes – Tampa Tarpons : March 27, 2019


Miguel Yajure

  • Yajure with his first strikeout of the day, leading off the 2nd.
  • Yajure’s breaking ball looks sharp in the 3rd, throwing it for called strikes.
  • Yajure gave up a RBI double in the left-center gap for his earned run.
  • Yajure gave up a solo home run to right field in the 3rd.
  • Yajure with a good changeup to strikeout Cruz in the 4th.
  • Yajure painting the outside corner with a fastball in the 5th earning a strikeout looking.
  • Yajure with two strikeouts in the 5th inning.

Rony Garcia

  • Garcia makes his way in for the 6th, strikes out one in a 1-2-3 first inning of work.
  • Garcia gives up a leadoff double to start the 7th.
  • Garcia gives up an RBI single, scoring a run from third.
  • Garcia’s breaking ball looks really good, fooling hitters in the 8th.

Austin Gardner

  • Gardner looks shaky in the 9th, getting into some trouble loading the bases.
  • Gardner gave up a sacrifice fly to left, scoring a run from third.
  • Gardner gave up a weakly hit, RBI single to center.
  • Gardner then gave up a hard hit ball to left field, scoring a run from third.
  • Despite being a rough outing, Gardner’s curveball is dancing around with sharp downward break.
  • Gardner gave up a double over the center fielders diving glove, surrendering two more runs.


  • Jason Lopez caught a runner trying to steal second base to end the 1st.
  • Pablo Olivares with a leadoff single to left field in the 1st.
  • Olivares steals second with two outs in the 1st.
  • Lopez with an RBI single just over the second baseman’s head into shallow right field.
  • Lopez catches another man attempting to steal second to end the 4th.
  • Olivares with a solo home run to left in the 6th inning.
  • Oswaldo Cabrera follows up the home run with a single to right field.
  • Lopez collects his second hit of the day, a single to left field in the 7th.
  • Chris Hess caught leaning at first on a throw over by the catcher in the 8th