Florida 2018 Baseball World Series Capsule


Florida Gators

SEC (42-17, 20-10)

Big Wins: 3/24 Arkansas (17-2), 4/10 at Florida State (6-3), 5/12 Georgia (9-3)
Bad Losses: 2/25 at Miami FL (0-2), 4/8 at Tennessee (4-6), 4/24 Mercer (4-6)
Coach: Kevin O’Sullivan
Key Field Players:
Jonathan India, Junior, IF, .362 BA, 17 HR, 42 RBI, 11 SB
JJ Schwarz, Senior, C/1B, .325 BA, 12 HR, 46 RBI
Deacon Liput, Junior, IF, .301 BA, 7 HR, 34 RBI
Austin Langworthy, Sophomore, OF, .301 BA, 25 RBI
Wil Dalton, Sophomore, OF, .259 BA, 16 HR, 50 RBI
Key Pitchers:
Brady Singer, Junior, P, 2.25 ERA, 10-1 W/L, 88.0 IP, 92 SO
Jackson Koward, Junior, P, 3.21 ERA, 9-4 W/L, 92.2 IP, 91 SO
Jack Leftwich, Freshman, P, 4.57 ERA, 4-5 W/L, 65.0 IP, 68 SO
Michael Byrne, Junior, P, 1.99 ERA, 2-1 W/L, 45.1 IP, 46 SO, 13 SV
By the Numbers:
Batting Average: .284 (66th in nation, 6th in conference)
Double Plays per Game: 0.71 (160, 9)
Doubles per Game: 2.02 (39, 4)
Earned Run Average: 3.55 (31, 3)
Fielding Percentage: .981 (8, 3)
Home Runs per Game: 1.43 (6, 3)
Scoring Offense: 7.1 (24, 4)
Slugging Percentage: .481 (11, 3)
Stolen Bases per Game: 1.04 (136, 6)
Triples per Game: 0.18 (196, 6)
Recent Postseason Appearances:
2017Regionaldefeated Marist, defeated South Florida, lost to Bethune-Cookman, defeated Bethune-Cookman
2017Super Regionaldefeated Wake Forest
2017CWSdefeated TCU, defeated Louisville, lost to TCU, defeated TCU
2017CWS Championshipdefeated LSU, defeated LSU
2016Regionaldefeated Bethune-Cookman, defeated Connecticut, defeated Georgia Tech
2016Super Regionaldefeated Florida State
2016CWSlost to Coastal Carolina, eliminated by Texas Tech
2015Regionaldefeated Florida A&M, defeated South Florida, defeated Florida Atlantic
2015Super Regionaldefeated Florida State
2015CWSdefeated Miami (FL), lost to Virginia, defeated Miami (FL), defeated Virginia, eliminated by Virginia
2014Regionallost to Charleston, eliminated by North Carolina
2013Regionallost to Austin Peay, eliminated by Valparaiso
2012Regionaldefeated Bethune-Cookman, defeated Georgia Tech, defeated Georgia Tech
2012Super Regionaldefeated North Carolina State, defeated North Carolina State
2012CWSlost to South Carolina, eliminated by Kent State
2011Regionaldefeated Manhattan, defeated Miami (FL), defeated Miami (FL)
2011Super Regionaldefeated Mississippi State
2011CWSdefeated Texas, defeated Vanderbilt, defeated Vanderbilt
2011Championshipeliminated by South Carolina
2010Regionaldefeated Bethune-Cookman, defeated Oregon, defeated Florida Atlantic
2010Super Regionaldefeated Miami (FL)
2010CWSlost to UCLA, eliminated by Florida State
2009Regionaldefeated Bethune-Cookman, defeated Miami (FL), defeated Miami (FL)
2009Super Regionaleliminated by Southern Mississippi
2008Regionallost to Tulane, eliminated by Florida State
2005Regionaldefeated Stetson, defeated North Carolina, defeated Notre Dame
2005Super Regionaldefeated Florida State
2005CWSdefeated Tennessee, defeated Nebraska, lost to Arizona State, defeated Arizona State
2005Championshipeliminated by Texas
*all team stats through 5/20