2015 Florida Gators Baseball Team
2015 Florida Gators baseball
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Conference Southeastern Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 3
CB No. 3
2015 record 52-18 (19-11 SEC)
Head coach Kevin O'Sullivan (8th year)
Assistant coach Brad Weitzel (8th year)
Craig Bell (8th year)
Home stadium Alfred A. McKethan Stadium
Seasons
2014
2016 ->
2015 Southeastern Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Eastern
#2 Vanderbilt xy 20 - 10   .667     51 - 21   .708
#3 Florida ?y 19 - 11   .633     52 - 18   .743
Missouri 15 - 15   .500     30 - 28   .517
Kentucky 14 - 15   .483     30 - 25   .545
South Carolina 13 - 17   .433     32 - 25   .561
Tennessee 11 - 18   .379     24 - 26   .480
Georgia 10 - 19   .345     26 - 28   .481
Western
#5 LSU x+y 21 - 8   .724     54 - 12   .818
#11 Texas A&M y 18 - 10   .643     50 - 14   .781
#7 Arkansas y 17 - 12   .586     40 - 25   .615
Ole Miss y 15 - 14   .517     30 - 28   .517
Auburn y 13 - 17   .433     36 - 26   .581
Alabama 12 - 18   .400     32 - 28   .533
Mississippi State 8 - 22   .267     24 - 30   .444
x - Division champion
+ - Conference champion
? - Tournament champion
y - Invited to the NCAA Tournament
Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 2015 Florida Gators baseball team represented the University of Florida in the sport of baseball during the 2015 college baseball season. The Gators competed in the Eastern Division of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). They played their home games at Alfred A. McKethan Stadium on the university's Gainesville, Florida campus. The team was coached by Kevin O'Sullivan in his eighth season as Florida head coach. The Gators entered the season hoping to build upon their performance in the 2014 NCAA Tournament, where they were eliminated after consecutive losses to the College of Charleston and North Carolina.

Roster

By player

By position

Coaching staff

Schedule

Legend
  Florida win
  Florida loss
  Postponement
Bold Florida team member

Rankings from USA Today/ESPN Top 25 coaches' baseball poll. Parentheses indicate tournament seedings. Retrieved from FloridaGators.com

Rankings

Ranking movements
Legend: ?? Increase in ranking. ?? Decrease in ranking.
NR = Not ranked. RV = Received votes. ( ) = First place votes.
Week
Poll Pre 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 Final
Coaches'[3] 5 5* 5* 2 (3) 3 (5) 3 (4) 5 5 (1) 10 7 6 8 9 7 7 3 (3) 3 (3)* 3 (3)* 3
Baseball America[4] 6 6 6 4 2 2 4 4 10 8 6 6 10 6 6 6 6* 6* 3
Collegiate Baseball^[5] 6 5 5 5 5 4 6 6 17 12 10 12 14 9 9 7 6 2 3
NCBWA+[6] 5 5 3 3 4 3 6 6 10 6 5 9 8 7 6 3 2 2* 3

^ Collegiate Baseball ranks 40 teams in their preseason poll, but only ranks 30 teams weekly during the season.
+ NCBWA ranks 35 teams in their preseason poll, but only ranks 30 teams weekly during the season.
* New poll was not released for this week so for comparison purposes the previous week's ranking is inserted in this week's slot.

Gators in the MLB Draft

Round Selection Player Position Team
1 20 Richie Martin SS Oakland Athletics
3 100 Harrison Bader OF St. Louis Cardinals
6 181 Eric Hanhold RHP Milwaukee Brewers
8 242 Danny Young LHP Toronto Blue Jays
9 270 Taylor Lewis RHP Atlanta Braves
10 294 Josh Tobias 3B Philadelphia Phillies
14 411 Bobby Poyner LHP Boston Red Sox
24 730 Mike Vinson RHP Detroit Tigers
28 855 Aaron Rhodes RHP Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

References


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