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Baseball America names four Gators among top-100 college prospects for 2018 draft

There is no doubt that the Florida Gators will enter 2018 with targets on their backs. After winning the program’s first National Championship last June, Florida will enter the season as the defending champions. The Gators will likely get their opponents’ best shot night in and night out. Florida will be led by several juniors…… Continue reading Baseball America names four Gators among top-100 college prospects for 2018 draft

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MLB.com tabs Brady Singer as top 2018 draft prospect, Jackson Kowar #10

On Monday MLB.com named the Top-50 2018 MLB Draft prospects. Florida RHP Brady Singer topped the list. Singer’s teammate and fellow righty, Jackson Kowar rounded out the Top-10. Singer has amassed a 11-7 record and a 3.65 ERA in two seasons with the Gators. He sports a 8.84 strikeouts per nine innings rate (167 k’s…… Continue reading MLB.com tabs Brady Singer as top 2018 draft prospect, Jackson Kowar #10

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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