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Chomping at Bits: Florida baseball shuts out FSU 5-0, forces decisive Game 3

The Gators and Seminoles will play for a trip to Omaha tonight.

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Florida baseball blanks FSU 5-0, forces decisive game three: After a three hour lightning delay, Florida shut out the Seminoles 5-0 to stave off elimination. Tonight's game, which wil be played at 7:00 p.m. and air on ESPN2, decides who goes to Omaha. The Gators will start pitcher A.J. Puk. (Kevin Brockway, Gainesville SunEdgar Thompson, Orlando Sentinel)

Logan Shore comes up big in last outing at McKethan Stadium: Shore tossed eight shutout innings and threw a season-high 114 pitches (78 strikes) before leaving to a standing ovation. (Scott Carter, Florida GatorsFlorida Times UnionPat Dooley, Gainesville Sun)

"He's beautiful. He just carved us up." - FSU coach Mike Martin on Florida pitcher Logan Shore

Explaining the meaning behind SEC stadium names: UF recently announced that Florida Field would become Steve Spurrier-Florida Field at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, with some mocking that mouthful of a title. As pointed out in the comments by wyzgator, the Florida Field moniker was given to honor the memory of service men and women from the state of Florida who were killed in World War I. (Chris Harry, Florida Gators)

Gators receive commitment from 2019 Largo defensive lineman Jaquaze Sorrells: The 6'3" 240 pound Sorrells just finished his freshman year with 37 tackles, two sacks, and a fumble recovery. (Matt Baker, Tampa Bay TimesZach Abolverdi, SEC Country)

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