The Gators could not beat Mercer University, but Miami was no challenge on their home turf:
'It's embarrassing getting swept by anybody at home,'' coach Jim Morris said after the Gators (6-1) beat the Hurricanes (6-6) in a three-game series at Mark Light Field for the first time. The last team to sweep Miami at home was Florida State in 2002.The Gators remain #1 in the country in the latest poll.
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The Good news on Gators baseball does not end here. Just a week after Adam Davis was named SEC player of the week, we have another Gator receiving the honor. Senior relief pitcher Darren O'Day who throws a side arm delivery was named SEC pitcher of the week:
The right-hander saved all three wins in Florida's first-ever three-game sweep of Miami (Fla.) at Mark Light Field without allowing a run.