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Former Gator Den Dekker hired at Charleston Southern

Former Gator and major leaguer Matt Den Dekker has taken a job on the Charleston Southern coaching staff for 2021. Den Dekker was an integral part of the Florida Gators from 2007-10, helping the program reach the College World Series in 2010. Playing Career Den Dekker came to UF and …

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Catching Up With Former Florida Gator David Eckstein

David Eckstein is a former walk-on infielder for the Florida Gators who went on to play 10 seasons of Major League Baseball for five different teams. He is a two-time World Series champion and is still involved with the league, today. He is now a “Special Assistant” in the Pittsburgh …

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Florida Baseball Blanked by Seminoles

Mike Martin Jr. did something his Dad couldn’t in his last 11 tries in playing baseball against the University of Florida…he  beat the Gators. The top-ranked Gators fell to number 15 Florida State 2-0 Tuesday night, suffering their first loss of the season.  Not only is it Florida’s first loss to …

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Florida Baseball Returns Home for Troy

The Florida baseball team hosts a three-game series against the Troy Trojans beginning on Friday. The Gators have a chance to build on their already impressive start. This is the first 8-0 start in the Kevin O’Sullivan era. Additionally, it’s Florida’s first 8-0 start since 2002. Meanwhile, the Trojans come …

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Gators Baseball Faces Stetson in DeLand (UPDATE: Game postponed for March 18)

UPDATE: Wednesday’s game has been postponed due to weather. The makeup date has been set for March 18. After an unexpected day off on Tuesday, Florida Gator baseball is back at it.  The Gators (8-0) heads down to DeLand for a midweek match up with the Stetson University Hatters (6-1). …

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Florida Baseball Clinches Series Against No.1 Miami

The number two Florida Gator baseball team outlasts the number one ranked Miami Hurricanes, 7-4, on Saturday night in Coral Gables. Florida clinched the series in their extra-inning thriller. Right-hander Jack Leftwich took the mound for the Gators in Game 2 against the Hurricanes. Leftwich (6.0 IP, 1 R, 1 …

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Gators Baseball Faces Titanic Matchup in Miami

The Florida Gators baseball team heads down to Coral Gables for a weekend series against top-ranked Miami. It’s a top 5 matchup in a hostile environment and a critical early test for Kevin O’Sullivan’s squad. Florida took Saturday and Sunday after Miami’s 5-2 Friday night victory in 2019. Let’s just …

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