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Bader, Puk Shine in the Big Leagues

In 2015, Harrison Bader and A.J. Puk were teammates at the University of Florida. Both players now sport MLB uniforms. Bader was called back to the big-leagues on Tuesday after starting the 2019 season on the St. Louis Cardinals roster. The speedy center fielder was demoted to AAA after hitting …

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Gator Baseball Blanks FSU, Advances to College World Series

The Florida Gator baseball team (52-14) is headed to the College World Series for the fifth time in nine seasons, following a 7-0 rout of Florida State (41-22) in the deciding game of the Gainesville Super Regional on Monday night. Dane Dunning earned the win for Florida, improving to 6-3 on …

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Five Gators Selected On the First Night of the MLB Draft

On the opening night of the Major League Baseball Draft, five University of Florida juniors were selected in the first two rounds. In the first round left-handed pitcher AJ Puk was selected sixth overall to the Oakland Athletics. There were some who believed Puk might have been the overall number one …

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Gators Looking to Continue Dominance over Florida State in Super Regional

The Florida Gators are looking to stay unbeaten against Florida State this season as NCAA Baseball Super Regional play approaches. This is the second year in a row that the Gators will face the Seminoles in the Super Regionals. The Gators swept the series last year, winning 13-5 in Game 1 …

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Gator Baseball Survives Connecticut in NCAA Regional Matchup

The first winner’s bracket game of the 2016 NCAA Gainesville Regional saw the Florida Gator baseball team (49-13) earn a nail-biting 6-5 victory over the University of Connecticut Huskies (38-24) on Saturday. Florida junior Dane Dunning earned the win for Florida, improving to 5-3 on the season after giving up one …

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Florida Baseball Thunders Past Bethune-Cookman, Advances in NCAA Regional

The Florida Gator baseball team (48-13) started NCAA Regional play with a 9-3 Friday night victory over the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats (29-26) in Gainesville. Florida starting pitcher Logan Shore improved his record to 11-0 with the win, while Wildcat pitcher Tyler Norris fell to 6-4 on the season and took the …

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Florida Baseball Falls 5-3 to LSU In SEC Tournament

The University of Florida baseball team now faces elimination in the SEC Tournament after a tough 5-3 loss to the LSU Tigers on Wednesday night in Hoover, Alabama.   The 14 inning game lasted just over five hours and was the longest game in SEC Tournament history. The Gators started out strong in …

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Gator Baseball Hosts Weekend Series Against Georgia

This weekend the No. 2 Gator baseball team (34-5) will host a three-day series against the Georgia Bulldogs (20-18). The Gators are coming off of a 3-1 win over the Jacksonville University Dolphins on Tuesday. The Bulldogs come to Gainesville after a 12-0 loss against Clemson on Tuesday. The Gators are …

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Sophomore Pitcher Alex Faedo is Turning Heads for the Gators

Alex Faedo has quietly challenged Logan Shore for the title of best starting pitcher of the Florida Gators this baseball season. As the 2016 home opener neared, most of the talk surrounding Gator pitching centered around their two aces, Logan Shore and AJ Puk. Both Shore and Puk are expected to …

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