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2014 SEC Preseason Coaches Poll

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SEC Circle Gold Letters on White BackgroundThe South Carolina Gamecocks are predicted to win the 2014 Southeastern Conference baseball championship by a slim one-vote margin, as voted by the league’s 14 baseball coaches in the 23rd annual preseason SEC poll.

The Gamecocks, ranked No. 14 nationally in the preseason USA Today Coaches’ Poll, seek to capture their fourth SEC Championship. LSU and Mississippi State, ranked second and fourth in the USA Today poll respectively, received four votes each in the overall vote. Continue reading

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2014 CBD Season Preview: SEC

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2013 record: 29-30 (14-16)
Finish: Regionals (4th place, Bloomington)

2013 was a season of frustration and disappointment for a team coming off back to back to back College World Series appearances. Injuries decimated the Gators, and many even questioned whether they belonged in a regional after finishing one game over .500 heading into postseason play. After a quick 0-2 exit in Bloomington, the answer was, well, probably not. Continue reading

2014 CBD Top 100 Countdown: 44. Hunter Cole (Georgia)

Baseball Media Photos 2013 SeasonWe continue the countdown today with number 44, Georgia outfielder Hunter Cole. During his sophomore campaign with the Bulldogs, Cole made starts in all three outfield positions and was one of only two Bulldogs to start in all 53 games in 2013. The 6’1” outfielder batted .303 with four home runs and 33 RBI in 2013 and was among the top hitters on an always dangerous Bulldog lineup. His talent wasn’t confined to the diamond as Cole was also named to the 2013 UGA Athletic Director’s Academic Honor Roll and to the SEC Academic Honor Roll. Continue reading

Georgia releases 2014 Schedule

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Georgia pitcher Pete Nagel (34) (Photo by Ted Mayer)ATHENS – The Georgia Bulldog baseball team will have 33 home games in 2014, featuring SEC series with Mississippi State, South Carolina, Texas A&M, Kentucky and Tennessee.

The 56-game college baseball season begins Feb. 14 at Foley Field. Georgia will start with four home games including a three-game set with Georgia Southern followed by a single game with Kennesaw State. Then, the Bulldogs head to Tallahassee, Fla., for a three-game series with Florida State from Feb. 21-23. On March 4, rival Georgia Tech visits Foley Field. The Bulldogs will play host to a tournament March 7-9 featuring Buffalo, North Florida and Western Carolina. One ticket each day during the tournament will be good for both games. Continue reading

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Links from Around the Country for June 6th

JonathanGrayFeaturedHere are some of the top news stories around the College Baseball World for today.  Continue reading

Georgia set to hire Kent State’s Scott Stricklin

ScottStricklinKentStateThe Atlanta Journal Constitution is reporting that Georgia is set to hire current Kent State coach Scott Stricklin as their next head coach. Stricklin has been with the Golden Flashes for the past nine years making five NCAA appearances, an appearance in the College World Series in 2012 while compiling a 350-188 overall record for a winning percentage of .651. Continue reading

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Top 100 Countdown: 22. Kyle Farmer (Georgia)

FarmerCollege Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2013 college baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be adding players day-by-day until we get to number one!

Number 22 on our Top 100 Countdown is Georgia’s Kyle Farmer. The 6’0 shortstop from Atlanta, Georgia was selected in the 35th round by the New York Yankees in the 2012 MLB Draft.  Continue reading