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Red-hot Gators retake No. 1 baseball ranking; India SEC player of week

Florida, which has won six straight games over Top 10-ranked opponents, outscoring them 49-14, returned to No. 1 in the D1Baseball Top 25 rankings Monday. The Florida pitching staff combined for 36 strikeouts with just six walks in three games against Vanderbilt,...

Florida sweeps past Vanderbilt

Their paths to Gainesville were certainly different. Freshman Jordan Butler was a highly recruited player who was on Team USA’s Under-18 team for two years. Florida kind of fell into lightly recruited sophomore Wil Dalton, a junior college player who...

Big 7th inning helps UF clinch series from Vanderbilt

At this rate, Kevin O’Sullivan is going to run out of lineup cards. For the second straight game, he presented one to a Gator player who had achieved a milestone to remember. On Friday night, it was Michael Byrne after...

Singer, India, Byrne help Gators down Commodores

By Mike Hodge, Correspondent The game started nearly two hours late, but Gator baseball fans probably didn’t care about the rain. Or the wait. Brady Singer was worth it. A week after a subpar performance against Arkansas, Florida’s Friday night starter was...

India’s secret keeps No. 2 Gators rolling

“The guys are enjoying it,” said Saturday’s starter Jackson Kowar. “It’s fun to play against three Omaha-caliber teams.”

Mets promote Tebow to Double-A

Mets assigned outfielder to start the season at Binghamton of the Eastern League

A’s prospect A.J. Puk hurts elbow, Tommy John recommended

Puk was the sixth overall pick in the 2016 draft by Oakland out of the University of Florida

Gators win seventh consecutive game vs. Seminoles

By Garry Smits, GateHouse Media Services JACKSONVILLE -- The Florida Gators still remember how to scratch out victories in one-run games, a familiar script in the 2017 national championship baseball season. Freshman Jack Leftwich threw five scoreless innings, struck out five...

Gators continue blistering home-run pace

By Gary Smits, GateHouse Media Services The Florida Gators baseball team entered their March 13 game in Gainesville against Florida State coming off a stretch of four of six games in which they failed to hit a home run. But junior...

Gators hold back Razorbacks, 5-4, to win series

It was tense -- Super Regional tense -- murmurs in the stands and sweat on the caps of the players who had battled for eight innings only to see high drama in the ninth. Florida coach Kevin O’Sullivan went out...

Gators pound Razorbacks, 17-2, to set up rubber game

Jonathan India was looking for one pitch. A fastball. Away. And here it came. And there it went. The Florida junior hit an opposite field grand slam in the bottom of the first Saturday and No. 2 Florida never looked back,...

Gators fall to Hogs in SEC home opener

Florida ace righty Brady Singer was unable to solve the bottom of the Arkansas lineup Friday night. As a result, the No. 2 Gators fell behind early and were unable to recover in a 6-3 loss to No. 4 Arkansas...

SEC ‘barometer’ games at McKethan Stadium

“It’s going to be a dogfight,” said Florida junior Jonathan India. “Every SEC series is big for us, because every SEC team is really good.”

No. 2 Florida powers past Jacksonville, 10-3

Florida's No. 2-ranked baseball team couldn’t get anything going early Wednesday night, but when it did, the season’s home run barrage continued. Wil Dalton, JJ Schwarz and Blake Reese all homered in consecutive innings, as Florida claimed a 10-3...

Florida downs South Carolina, 3-2, to win series

Special to The Sun COLUMBIA, S. C. -- No. 2 Florida took advantage of a pair of home runs Sunday to beat South Carolina 3-2 and claim the series after the teams split the first two games. "To win a series...

Gamecocks rough up No. 2 Gators

The Gamecocks (13-6, 1-1 SEC) jumped out to an early lead and held off several comeback attempts before putting the game away with six runs in the eighth inning.

Tebow sent to minor league camp by Mets

Tebow has been hampered by a left ankle sprain.

Gators continue hold on Seminoles

Florida’s six-game winning streak over FSU is the longest of the series between the in-state rivals

Sunshine Showdown: No. 2 UF vs. No. 7 FSU

Two of the nation's elite college baseball programs enter today's 6 p.m. confrontation at McKethan Stadium with some things to prove. Florida, last year's national champion, hopes a three-game sweep of Rhode Island has put it back on track after...

Florida halts slide, defeats Rhode Island

Gators scheduled to play doubleheader today