|2017 Florida Gators baseball|
College World Series champions
2-0 in CWS Finals
|2017 record||52-19 (21-9 SEC)|
|Head coach||Kevin O'Sullivan (10th year)|
|Assistant coach||Brad Weitzel (10th year)
Craig Bell (10th year)
|Home stadium||Alfred A. McKethan Stadium|
|2017 Southeastern Conference baseball standings|
|No. 1 Florida x+y||21||-||9||-||0||.700||52||-||19||-||0||.732|
|No. 10 Kentucky y||19||-||11||-||0||.633||43||-||23||-||0||.652|
|No. 15 Vanderbilt y||15||-||13||-||1||.534||36||-||25||-||1||.589|
|No. 2 LSU x+?y||21||-||9||-||0||.700||52||-||20||-||0||.722|
|No. 22 Arkansas y||18||-||11||-||0||.621||45||-||19||-||0||.703|
|No. 8 Texas A&M y||16||-||14||-||0||.533||41||-||23||-||0||.641|
|No. 29 Auburn y||16||-||14||-||0||.533||37||-||26||-||0||.587|
|x - Division champion
+ - Conference champion
? - Tournament champion
y - Invited to the NCAA Tournament
Rankings from Collegiate Baseball
The 2017 Florida Gators baseball team represented the University of Florida in the sport of baseball during the 2017 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 tenth season as Florida head coach. The Gators entered the season hoping to build upon their performance in the 2016 NCAA Tournament, where they finished seventh at the 2016 College World Series after losses to eventual national champion Coastal Carolina and Texas Tech. In the 2017 season, the Gators won their first baseball national championship by defeating LSU two games to none in the championship series.
|Bold||Florida team member|
|Coaches'||2 (4)||2 (4)*||2 (4)*||2 (1)||5 (1)||12||9||7||10||10||8||7||5||5||4||4||4*||4*||1 (27)|
^ 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.
After nearly 2.5 inches of rain, NCAA representatives decided to suspend play until Monday afternoon. When play resumed at 1:04 p.m. on Monday, Langworthy took the mound again to face leadoff hitter Jonathan Pryor with a pair of runners on base.