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UF to build new baseball stadium

The University of Florida has watched its baseball team become one of the best programs in the country. And soon enough the program will enjoy a brand new home stadium. Nick de la Torre of GatorCountry.com was the first to notice the proposed plan on the UF website. Man, Scott Stricklin doesn’t mess around. @GatorsBB…… Continue reading UF to build new baseball stadium

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Former Gator Peter Alonso promoted to Double-A

After a rough start to his 2017 season, New York Mets #10 prospect Peter Alonso has found his groove. The Mets are obviously taking notice, as Alonso was promoted to Double-A Binghamton on Wednesday. Mets 1B prospect Peter Alonso has been promoted to the AA Binghamton Rumble Ponies. Leaves FSL tied for league lead with…… Continue reading Former Gator Peter Alonso promoted to Double-A

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Brady Singer named #1 college prospect by MLB Pipeline

MLBPipeline.com released its top ten college prospects for the 2018 MLB Draft on Tuesday. For the third straight year a Florida Gators pitcher earned the number one spot. After AJ Puk and Alex Faedo earned the top spot in 2016 and 2017, Brady Singer joined the group for 2018. Singer finished his sophomore campaign at…… Continue reading Brady Singer named #1 college prospect by MLB Pipeline

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WATCH: Tim Tebow and Peter Alonso homer in High-A game vs Charlotte

On Saturday, former Florida Gators stars Tim Tebow and Peter Alonso both homered for the St. Lucie Mets against the Charlotte Stone Crabs. Alonso is a triple from hitting for the cycle in the seventh inning. He hit a grand slam in the second inning after doubling in the first. Alonso has five RBIs so…… Continue reading WATCH: Tim Tebow and Peter Alonso homer in High-A game vs Charlotte

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Harrison Bader scores game winner in MLB debut; Mike Zunino homers; Preston Tucker earns PCL POW

Former Florida Gator outfielder Harrison Bader made his much anticipated Major League debut on Tuesday. And he didn’t disappoint. In Bader’s first at-bat in the second inning, he hit a routine ground ball to short and was just a fraction of a second from beating it. Bader even waited to see if manager Mike Matheny…… Continue reading Harrison Bader scores game winner in MLB debut; Mike Zunino homers; Preston Tucker earns PCL POW

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Former Gator Harrison Bader called up by St. Louis

The St. Louis Cardinals have purchased the contract of former Florida Gator Harrison Bader. St. Louis has the opening on their roster due to starting CF Dexter Fowler being placed on the 10-day DL with a strained left wrist. The #STLCards also purchased the contract of rookie outfielder Harrison Bader from @memphisredbirds. pic.twitter.com/LTBJRFD4ID — St.…… Continue reading Former Gator Harrison Bader called up by St. Louis

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WATCH: Tim Tebow crushes home run in Kissimmee

Tim Tebow homered in the fourth inning of the St. Lucie Mets’ 3-2 road win against the Florida Fire Frogs in Kissimmee on Sunday.  The game was played in front of 4,115 fans, and Tebow received a standing ovation as he circled the bases. Tebow also hit a double to left field in the eight…… Continue reading WATCH: Tim Tebow crushes home run in Kissimmee