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Nine Florida baseball players will begin their summer assignments in early July. Pitchers Hunter Barco and Brandon Sproat will play with Team USA.
In fifteen months, Florida baseball went from reaching the top of the country to falling out of their home regional in straight games. The statistics tell the story of what changed in the 15 months between 16 straight wins and a 19-1 loss.
When the thunder rolled in on Florida Ballpark Saturday, the Florida baseball team had two hours to ponder the imminent loss — and the end of their season.
19 runs. 21 hits. A ten-run sixth inning. Three home runs in the seventh. An hour and 50 minute rain delay. All of it added up to a season-ending 19-1 loss for Florida baseball.
The Florida Gators move down to the loser’s bracket of the Gainesville regional.
The sixth-seed Florida Gators quell the Crimson Tide to advance in the SEC tournament.
The No. 6 Gators secured a win over No. 3 Miss State in the second round of the SEC tournament to advance into the winner’s bracket.
Pitching led the Gators past Kentucky and into a Wednesday morning matchup with Mississippi State.
Following a sweep to end the regular season, the Gators have to turn things around quickly before the SEC tournament.
The No. 1 Arkansas Razorbacks clean house after a seven-run rally bolsters a 9-3 annihilation of No. 9 Florida.