Posted April 21, 2012 on florida.scout.com
The Gators invented a new term on Friday night—or early Saturday morning. It’s the walk-off strikeout. With a runner on third and two outs in the 16th inning, Nolan Fontana struck out on a breaking ball in the dirt. He dodged the tag of catcher Brandon Stephens before sprinting to first. Stephens threw the ball over the first baseman’s head to give No. 1 Florida a 3-2 win in 16 innings.
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