SEC Tournament Championship Game: FLORIDA vs. LSU - Sunday 4:30 PM (EDT) - ESPN2

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    LSU 43-14-1 (17-11 SEC, 3-0 SECT)

    Wednesday - d. Vanderbilt 11-1 (7 innings)
    Thursday - d. Arkansas 7-2
    Saturday - d. Arkansas 11-1 (8 innings)

    FLORIDA 40-20 (21-9 SEC, 3-1 SECT)

    Wednesday - lost to Kentucky 2-4
    Thursday - d. South Carolina 7-2
    Friday - d. Mississippi State 5-1
    Saturday - d. Kentucky 6-5


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    LSU's been hitting well as of late. Should make for an interesting game tomorrow.
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    One game takes it all? Double elimination just to get to the title game?
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    Yes one game takes it all. It was also one game elimination in the semis.
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    I thought that was the case today, didn't know that about the semis.
    Thanks
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    Since when has baseball had a run rule?
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    That was new to me too.
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    It's in place during the SEC tournament. UF got run ruled a few years back. If a team is getting destroyed, no need to use up everyone's pitching for garbage time.
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    UF was single elimination against South Carolina, Mississippi State, and Kentucky. I like our chances today. LSU has been a juggernaut, but UF has been better tested.

    UF is back at #1 in the RPI. With a win, UF will likely be the #1 national seed for having won the best conference's regular season and tourney championships.

    LSU has a national seed on the line. With a win, LSU will elevate itself from regional host to national seed. I'm sure revenge is on the Tigers agenda as well after being swept in Gainesville.

    Both teams have a lot to play for. It should be a great game.
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    question for those who have followed this close, who do we have left to pitch?
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    It's amazing to me that after the first couple of weeks that we would even be considered for a national seed let alone a 1 seed. So I tip my hat to Sulley and the players for having an amazing year.
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    Kendall Rogers of Perfect Game feels this way but I am not convinced. LSU was only 17-12-1 (I think, give or take a game) in conference play. Their Top 25 RPI record is very mediocre. I personally think the SEC might only get 1 national seed but 4 or 5 regional hosts.
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    We probably locked up the #1 overall seed with yesterday's win; win or lose today I still think we'll be the #1 seed.
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    Whitson is looking pretty solid so far.
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    Smart move. Glad he didn't let Whitson go too long and struggle.
    Very positive outing for Whitson.
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    LSU put up 25 runs in the first 7 innings of their first 3 SECT games. Today they've put up 0 runs. Fantastic start by Karsten.

    Even LOFC prolly like
    Karsten went 6
    never saw coming

    Go GATORS!
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    ugh. Ryan Harris - what has happened to you?

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