Originally written on Leftover Hot Dog  |  Last updated 10/21/14
South Carolina hosts the consensus number 1 team in the nation, the Florida Gators.  Florida is, to put it simply, the most complete college baseball team I have seen. Batting:  Florida returns the SEC Player of the year, Mike Zunino  He is batting .402 this year with 7 home runs and 25 RBIs.  He is joined by two first team all-SEC batters in Preston Tucker (.321, 8 HR, 22 RBI) and Brian Johnson (.295, HR, 12 RBI).  There's also second team all-SEC shortstop Nolan Fontana who is batting .333 with 4 HR, 13 RBI and has stolen all 5 bases he's attempted.  And don't be lulled into confidence when these guys aren't at the plate, the rest of the lineup is deep and dangerous. Pitching:  The pitching is just as impressive as the batting.  Junior RHP Hudson Randall will pitch the Thursday night game.  He is 3-0 with a 3.45 ERA.  He was the ace last year and should create a must-see match-up against Michael Roth.  The second starter will be Brian Johnson.  Johnson, the junio...

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