SEC Baseball Series Preview: Florida at Georgia

Preview of the Florida-Georgia SEC baseball series including key players, stats, schedules/results, rosters and a prediction of the series winner

Georgia-Florida

The Florida Gators travel to the Georgia Bulldogs for a 3-game, Friday-Sunday SEC baseball series. 14Powers.com SEC Baseball previews this series and predicts the series winner.

By 14Powers SEC Baseball Staff

Series Schedule May 16-18

Jac Caglianon of Florida
Jac Caglianon of Florida
UGA Foley Field 3,291
Foley Field 3,291
Charlie Condon of Georgia
Charlie Condon of Georgia
  Day Start Time (ET) TV Tickets
Game 1 Friday 6:00 PM ET SECN+ Tickets
Game 2 Saturday 6:00 PM ET SECN+ Tickets
Game 3 Sunday 2:00 PM ET SECN+ Tickets

Team Statistical Comparisons

Statistic Team National
Rank
Conference
Rank
Value
Base on Balls Georgia
Florida
8
166
3
11
315
221
Batting Average Georgia
Florida
29
180
3
10
0.307
0.273
Double Plays Georgia
Florida
173
244
7
13
30
25
Double Plays Per Game Georgia
Florida
186
257
8
13
0.60
0.49
Doubles Georgia
Florida
77
172
5
10
100
86
Doubles Per Game Georgia
Florida
73
197
5
9
2.00
1.69
Earned Run Average Georgia
Florida
88
164
9
14
5.31
6.20
Fielding % Florida
Georgia
15
110
3
13
0.980
0.972
Hit Batters Florida
Georgia
105
278
2
13
72
41
Hit by Pitch Georgia
Florida
10
28
1
2
106
95
Hits Georgia
Florida
46
148
4
8
523
470
Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings Georgia
Florida
44
94
9
12
8.82
9.35
Home Runs Georgia
Florida
3
8
2
4
133
107
Home Runs Per Game Georgia
Florida
2
9
1
4
2.66
2.10
On Base % Georgia
Florida
4
155
1
11
0.440
0.383
Runs Georgia
Florida
7
128
2
11
475
350
Sacrifice Bunts Florida
Georgia
201
277
7
12
14
6
Sacrifice Flies Georgia
Florida
127
247
7
12
22
16
Scoring Georgia
Florida
8
144
2
10
9.5
6.9
Shutouts Georgia
Florida
44
79
8
11
3
2
Slugging % Georgia
Florida
3
42
2
5
0.607
0.513
Stolen Bases Florida
Georgia
252
287
11
14
32
21
Stolen Bases Per Game Florida
Georgia
257
287
11
14
0.63
0.42
Strikeout-to-Walk Ratio Georgia
Florida
39
53
7
9
2.36
2.28
Strikeouts Per 9 Innings Georgia
Florida
8
13
3
5
10.9
10.6
Triple Plays
Triples Georgia
Florida
250
283
11
13
5
3
Triples Per Game Georgia
Florida
263
292
11
13
0.10
0.06
WHIP Georgia
Florida
74
115
10
12
1.50
1.56
WL Pct Georgia
Florida
10
147
5
12
0.760
0.510
Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings Georgia
Florida
140
143
13
14
4.63
4.65

Statistical Leaders

Florida Batting Leaders

Player BA OBP AB R H 3B HR SB
Jac Caglianone 0.418 0.529 196 62 82 0 28 1
Ty Evans 0.316 0.406 193 44 61 1 13 2
Tyler Shelnut 0.267 0.373 187 35 50 0 13 4
Cade Kurland 0.262 0.358 183 37 48 1 10 5
Colby Shelton 0.260 0.378 200 50 52 0 18 4
Luke Heyman 0.239 0.355 197 35 47 0 11 1

Florida Pitching Leaders

Player W L ERA APP GS SV IP H ER BB K BA
Jac Caglianone 5 1 4.07 12 12 0 59.2 46 27 40 66 0.213

Georgia Batting Leaders

Player BA OBP AB R H 3B HR SB
Charlie Condon 0.454 0.567 194 75 88 1 34 3
Corey Collins 0.367 0.598 120 47 44 0 16 0
Paul Toetz 0.328 0.440 116 24 38 1 3 4
Dylan Goldstein 0.302 0.459 139 46 42 1 12 0
Slate Alford 0.300 0.377 223 49 67 0 15 1
Fernando Gonzalez 0.297 0.371 138 34 41 2 9 0
Kolby Branch 0.274 0.381 186 44 51 0 15 2
Clayton Chadwick 0.257 0.399 140 32 36 0 4 3

Georgia Pitching Leaders

Player W L ERA APP GS SV IP H ER BB K BA
Kolten Smith 8 2 4.72 16 1 0 53.1 50 28 12 82 0.245
Leighton Finley 5 1 4.45 13 13 0 58.2 57 29 22 61 0.252

Massey College Baseball Ranking Composite

Florida 33
Georgia 6

Florida Roster

# Name Pos. HT WT Class City ST
1 Dale Thomas INF 5′-10″ 205 Sr. De Leon Springs FL
2 Ty Evans OF 6′-2″ 225 Jr. Auburndale FL
3 Cade Fisher LHP 6′-4″ 210 So. Dalton GA
4 Cade Kurland INF 5′-11″ 195 So. Tampa FL
5 Sammy Mummau INF 6′-0″ 185 Fr. Palm Harbor FL
6 Tyler Shelnut INF/OF 6′-2″ 200 Sr. Lake City FL
8 Christian Rodriguez RHP 6′-0″ 210 Fr. Coral Springs FL
9 Luke McNeillie RHP 6′-3″ 185 Fr. Milton GA
10 Colby Shelton INF 6′-0″ 200 So. Lexington SC
11 Michael Robertson OF 6′-2″ 195 R-So. Venice FL
12 Liam Peterson RHP 6′-5″ 205 Fr. Palm Harbor FL
13 Ryan Slater RHP 6′-3″ 205 R-Jr. Palm Harbor FL
14 Jac Caglianone LHP/1B 6′-5″ 250 Jr. Tampa FL
15 Landon Russell INF/OF 6′-1″ 190 So. Phenix City AL
16 Hayden Yost OF 6′-1″ 195 Fr. Tampa FL
17 Jacob Gomberg LHP 5′-10″ 175 Fr. Coral Springs FL
18 Pierce Coppola LHP 6′-8″ 255 R-So. Verona NJ
20 Jake Clemente RHP 6′-3″ 220 R-Fr. Coral Springs FL
21 Caden McDonald RHP/1B 6′-3″ 205 Fr. Tampa FL
22 Brandon Neely RHP 6′-3″ 210 Jr. Seville FL
23 John Martinez INF 5′-11″ 190 Fr. Orlando FL
24 Blake Brookins OF 6′-5″ 215 Fr. Palmetto Bay FL
25 Reilly Witmer RHP 6′-4″ 220 Fr. Naples FL
26 Tanner Garrison C 6′-3″ 220 Sr. Dallas TX
27 Fisher Jameson RHP 6′-5″ 240 Jr. Lake Worth FL
28 Luke Heyman C 6′-4″ 220 So. Longwood FL
29 Brody Donay C 6′-5″ 235 So. Lakeland FL
30 Ashton Wilson OF/INF 6′-0″ 195 So. Orlando FL
31 Frank Menendez LHP 6′-1″ 230 Fr. Miami FL
32 Grayson Smith RHP 6′-2″ 205 Fr. Rocky Face GA
33 Robert Satin LHP 6′-3″ 215 Fr. Tampa FL
34 Alex Philpott RHP 6′-5″ 175 Fr. Tampa FL
41 Blake Purnell RHP 6′-3″ 220 R-Jr. Boynton Beach FL
44 Armando Albert INF 5′-11″ 160 Sr. Plantation FL
48 Hunter Jones RHP 6′-3″ 170 Fr. Anthony FL
50 Jaylen Guy OF 6′-0″ 200 Sr. Greensboro NC

Georgia Roster

# Name Pos. HT WT Class City ST
0 Josh Stinson OF 6′-1” 186 R-Sr. Lawrenceville GA
1 Dillon Carter OF 6′-1” 222 Gr. Flower Mound TX
2 Sebastian Murillo INF 5′-11” 202 Sr. Huntington Beach CA
3 Zach Harris RHP 6′-1” 193 So. Milton GA
4 Jarvis Evans LHP 6′-4” 216 So. Buford GA
6 Corey Collins C/OF 6′-3” 236 Sr. Suwanee GA
8 Clayton Chadwick OF 5′-9” 206 Gr. La Vernia TX
9 Kolby Branch INF 5′-11” 195 So. Lucas TX
10 John Marant OF 6′-6” 228 R-Jr. Tyrone GA
11 Henry Hunter C 6′-2” 217 Jr. Grayson GA
12 Leighton Finley RHP 6′-5” 235 So. Richmond Hill GA
13 Fernando Gonzalez C 5′-10” 199 Sr. Panama City Panama
14 Trey King INF 6′-1” 190 Fr. Peachtree City GA
15 Matthew Hoskins RHP 6′-2” 229 So. Duluth GA
16 Kolten Smith RHP 6′-3” 210 So. Ocala FL
17 Logan Jordan OF/C 6′-3” 238 Gr. Lake Elmo MN
18 James Hays RHP 6′-2” 228 Fr. Hawkinsville GA
19 Ethan Sutton RHP 6′-3” 224 Fr. Acworth GA
20 Blake Gillespie RHP 6′-1” 209 So. Lucan ON
21 Coleman Willis RHP 6′-7” 216 R-So. Warner Robins GA
23 Paul Toetz INF 5′-11” 203 Gr. Greendale WI
24 Charlie Condon 1B/OF 6′-6” 216 R-So. Marietta GA
25 Dylan Goldstein OF 6′-0” 210 Gr. Southwest Ranches FL
26 Brian Zeldin RHP 5′-11” 196 Gr. Atlanta GA
27 Lukas Farris OF/1B 6′-5” 227 So. Acworth GA
29 Charlie Goldstein LHP 6′-1” 200 Gr. Alpharetta GA
30 Brandt Pancer RHP 6′-0” 205 Sr. Suwanee GA
31 Chandler Marsh RHP 6′-4” 245 Jr. Wellington FL
32 Josh Roberge RHP 6′-2” 218 Gr. Chelmsford MA
33 Max DeJong RHP 6′-1” 219 Jr. Powder Springs GA
34 Tyler McLoughlin RHP 6′-3” 229 Sr. Milton GA
35 Paul Farley RHP 6′-1” 201 Fr. Kennesaw GA
36 Tre Phelps INF 6′-2” 204 Fr. Kennesaw GA
38 DJ Radtke RHP 6′-3” 191 R-So. Marietta GA
39 Wyatt Land RHP 6′-3” 191 Fr. Bishop GA
40 Cooper Milford OF 6′-0” 170 Fr. Cumming GA
42 Daniel Padysak RHP 6′-5” 229 Gr. Prague Czech Republic
43 Luke Wiltrakis RHP 6′-3” 219 Fr. Sandy Springs GA
44 Slate Alford INF 6′-3” 236 Jr. Madison AL
45 Christian Mracna RHP 6′-5” 220 Gr. Lake Worth FL
46 Zach DeVito RHP 6′-0” 190 Sr. Lithia FL
47 Collin Caldwell LHP 5′-11” 203 Sr. Hiram GA
48 Ryker Chavis LHP 6′-2” 185 Fr. Warner Robins GA
50 Josh Katz C 5′-11” 173 Jr. Sandy Springs GA
55 Ryan Gold LHP 6′-3” 200 Fr. Smyrna GA

Florida Schedule/Results

DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS GAME INFO
16-Feb St John’s 9 Florida 5
23-Feb 6:30 PM ET Columbia 6 Florida 15 SEC Network +
24-Feb 6:00 PM ET Columbia 3 Florida 7 SEC Network +
25-Feb 11:00 AM ET Columbia Florida SEC Network +
27-Feb 6:30 PM ET Florida 4 Stetson 7 ESPN+
28-Feb 6:30 PM ET Bethune 2 Florida 9 SEC Network +
1-Mar 7:00 PM ET Florida 7 Miami 3 ACC Network Extra
2-Mar 3:00 PM ET Florida 6 Miami 10 ACC Network
3-Mar 1:00 PM ET Florida 8 Miami 4 ACC Network Extra
5-Mar 6:00 PM ET FAU Florida SEC Network +
6-Mar 6:00 PM ET UCF 9 Florida 5 SEC Network +
8-Mar 6:30 PM ET Saint Mary’s 11 Florida 12 SEC Network +
9-Mar 6:30 PM ET Saint Mary’s 11 Florida 12 SEC Network +
10-Mar 1:00 PM ET Saint Mary’s 0 Florida 10
12-Mar 6:00 PM ET Florida St 12 Florida 8 SEC Network
15-Mar 6:30 PM ET Texas A&M 6 Florida 8 SEC Network +
16-Mar 6:30 PM ET Texas A&M 10 Florida 6 SEC Network +
17-Mar 1:00 PM ET Texas A&M 2 Florida 4 SEC Network +
19-Mar 6:30 PM ET Jacksonville 7 Florida 6 SEC Network +
22-Mar 8:00 PM ET Florida 6 LSU 1 SEC Network
23-Mar 7:00 PM ET Florida 4 LSU 6 SEC Network +
24-Mar 3:00 PM ET Florida 12 LSU 2 SEC Network
26-Mar 6:00 PM ET Florida 14 Florida St 3 SEC Network +
29-Mar 6:30 PM ET Mississippi St 6 Florida 7 SEC Network +
30-Mar 6:30 PM ET Mississippi St 12 Florida 2 SEC Network +
31-Mar 1:00 PM ET Mississippi St 3 Florida 4 SEC Network +
3-Apr 6:30 PM ET Florida A&M 7 Florida 10
5-Apr 7:00 PM ET Florida 1 Missouri 2
6-Apr 4:00 PM ET Florida 3 Missouri 4
7-Apr 2:00 PM ET Florida 10 Missouri 11 SEC Network+
9-Apr 7:00 PM ET Florida 4 Florida St 19
12-Apr 6:30 PM ET South Carolina 10 Florida 3 SEC Network+
13-Apr 4:00 PM ET South Carolina 9 Florida 8 SEC Network+
14-Apr 12:00 PM ET South Carolina 9 Florida 11 SEC Network
16-Apr 6:30 PM ET Jacksonville 1 Florida 12 SEC Network+
18-Apr 7:30 PM ET Florida 5 Vanderbilt 10 SEC Network+
19-Apr 7:00 PM ET Florida 2 Vanderbilt 5 SEC Network+
20-Apr 3:00 PM ET Florida 6 Vanderbilt 2 SEC Network+
23-Apr 6:30 PM ET Stetson 1 Florida 13 SEC Network+
26-Apr 8:00 PM ET Florida 1 Arkansas 2 SEC Network
27-Apr 1:00 PM ET Florida 5 Arkansas 6 SEC Network+
27-Apr 3:00 PM ET Florida 1 Arkansas 2 SEC Network+
2-May 7:00 PM ET Tennessee 6 Florida 2 SEC Network+
3-May 6:30 PM ET Tennessee 3 Florida 4 SEC Network+
4-May 6:30 PM ET Tennessee 16 Florida 3 SEC Network+
7-May 6:30 PM ET South Florida 1 Florida 4 SEC Network+
10-May 6:30 PM ET Kentucky 12 Florida 11 SEC Network+
11-May 12:00 PM ET Kentucky 1 Florida 10 SEC Network
12-May 12:00 PM ET Kentucky 7 Florida 5 SEC Network
16-May 6:00 PM ET Florida Georgia SEC Network+
17-May 6:00 PM ET Florida Georgia SEC Network+
18-May 2:00 PM ET Florida Georgia SEC Network+
18-May 2:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
May 21-26 SEC Baseball Tournament SEC Network
May 27-June 14 NCAA Baseball Tournament

Georgia Schedule/Results

DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS GAME INFO
16-Feb UNC Asheville 2 Georgia 11
23-Feb 3:00 PM ET N Kentucky 5 Georgia 15 SEC Network +
24-Feb 2:00 PM ET N Kentucky 6 Georgia 7 SEC Network +
25-Feb 1:00 PM ET N Kentucky 11 Georgia 12 SEC Network +
27-Feb 3:00 PM ET Presbyterian 3 Georgia 4 SEC Network +
28-Feb 6:00 PM ET Michigan St 19 Georgia 6 SEC Network +
1-Mar 6:00 PM ET Georgia Georgia Tech ACC Network Extra
2-Mar 2:00 PM ET Georgia Tech 1 Georgia 3 SEC Network +
3-Mar 3:00 PM ET Georgia 11 Georgia Tech 9
5-Mar 6:30 PM ET GA Southern 2 Georgia 7
6-Mar 6:30 PM ET Stetson 5 Georgia 11 SEC Network +
8-Mar 5:00 PM ET N Colorado 1 Georgia 11 SEC Network +
9-Mar 1:00 PM ET N Colorado 1 Georgia 11 SEC Network +
9-Mar 5:00 PM ET N Colorado 1 Georgia 11 SEC Network +
10-Mar 1:00 PM ET N Colorado 1 Georgia 19 SEC Network +
12-Mar 5:00 PM ET Iowa 5 Georgia 10 SEC Network +
15-Mar 6:30 PM ET Georgia 10 Kentucky 16 SEC Network +
16-Mar 2:00 PM ET Georgia 3 Kentucky 9 SEC Network +
17-Mar 1:00 PM ET Georgia 1 Kentucky 12 SEC Network +
19-Mar 5:00 PM ET Wofford 6 Georgia 18 SEC Network +
23-Mar 6:00 PM ET Alabama 5 Georgia 9 SEC Network +
23-Mar 12:00 PM ET Alabama 5 Georgia 6 SEC Network
24-Mar 1:00 PM ET Alabama 0 Georgia 10 SEC Network +
26-Mar 5:00 PM ET Mercer Georgia SEC Network +
29-Mar 6:30 PM ET Georgia 16 Tennessee 2 SEC Network +
30-Mar 5:00 PM ET Georgia 11 Tennessee 16 SEC Network
31-Mar 2:00 PM ET Georgia 0 Tennessee 7 SEC Network
2-Apr 5:00 PM ET Georgia St 1 Georgia 10
5-Apr 7:00 PM ET Georgia 1 Mississippi St 6
6-Apr 8:00 PM ET Georgia 3 Mississippi St 2 SEC Network
7-Apr 2:00 PM ET Georgia 8 Mississippi St 9 SEC Network+
9-Apr 5:00 PM ET Kennesaw St 5 Georgia 15 SEC Network+
11-Apr 7:00 PM ET Missouri 10 Georgia 15 SEC Network
12-Apr 6:00 PM ET Missouri 6 Georgia 5 SEC Network+
13-Apr 2:00 PM ET Missouri 7 Georgia 10 SEC Network+
19-Apr 6:00 PM ET Ole Miss 6 Georgia 17 SEC Network+
20-Apr 2:00 PM ET Ole Miss 6 Georgia 17 SEC Network+
20-Apr 1:00 PM ET Ole Miss 3 Georgia 2 SEC Network+
23-Apr 7:00 PM ET Clemson 3 Georgia 4 SEC Network+
26-Apr 7:00 PM ET Georgia 2 Texas A&M 6 SEC Network+
27-Apr 3:00 PM ET Georgia 9 Texas A&M 19 SEC Network+
27-Apr 2:00 PM ET Georgia 5 Texas A&M 4 SEC Network+
30-Apr 6:00 PM ET Georgia 9 Kennesaw St 3
3-May 6:00 PM ET Vanderbilt 0 Georgia 10 SEC Network+
4-May 2:00 PM ET Vanderbilt 4 Georgia 14 SEC Network+
5-May 1:00 PM ET Vanderbilt 7 Georgia 11 SEC Network+
9-May 8:00 PM ET Georgia 14 South Carolina 10 SEC Network+
10-May 5:30 PM ET Georgia 11 South Carolina 5 SEC Network
11-May 2:00 PM ET Georgia 14 South Carolina 6 SEC Network+
16-May 6:00 PM ET Florida Georgia SEC Network+
17-May 6:00 PM ET Florida Georgia SEC Network+
18-May 2:00 PM ET Florida Georgia SEC Network+
18-May 2:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
May 21-26 SEC Baseball Tournament SEC Network
May 27-June 14 NCAA Baseball Tournament

Florida-Georgia Baseball Legacy Comparison

Data current as of 2022

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Florida Baseball History

All-Time Record: 2,681-1,650-24
SEC Record: 1059-707-2
SEC Championships: 15 (1952, 1956, 1962, 1981-82, 1984, 1988, 1996, 1998, 2005, 2010-11, 2014, 2017, 2018)
SEC Tournament Appearances: 41 (1977-85, 1987-98, 2000-02, 2004-05, 2007-2019, 21-22)
SEC Tournament Record: 75-69
SEC Tournament Championships: 7 (1981, 1982, 1984, 1988, 1991, 2011, 2015)
NCAA Regional Appearances: 37 (1958, 1960, 1962, 1977, 1979, 1981-82, 1984-85, 1988-89, 1991-92, 1994, 1996-98, 2000-05, 2008-19, 21-22)
NCAA Regional Championships: 14 (1988, 1991, 1996, 1998, 2004-05, 2009-12, 2015-18)
Super Regional Appearances: 10 (2004-05, 2009-12, 2015-18)
Super Regional Championships: 8 (2005, 2010-12, 2015-18)
College World Series Appearances: 12 (1988, 1991, 1996, 1998, 2005, 2010-12, 2015-18)
National Championships: 1
All-Time NCAA Tournament Record: 119-82

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Georgia Baseball History

All-Time Record: 2,387-1,828-24
SEC Record: 851-967-4
SEC Championships: 6 (1933, 1953-54, 2001, 2004, 2008)
SEC Tournament Appearances: 27 (1978, 1985-90, 1992-95, 2000-02, 2004, 2006, 2008-09, 2012, 2014, 2016-19, 21-22)
SEC Tournament Record: 31-49
SEC Tournament Championships: 0
NCAA Regional Appearances: 14 (1953, 1987, 1990, 1992, 2001-02, 2004, 2006, 2008-09, 2011, 2018-19, 22)
NCAA Regional Championships: 6 (1987, 1990, 2001, 2004, 2006, 2008)
Super Regional Appearances: 4 (2001, 2004, 2006, 2008)
Super Regional Championships: 4 (2001, 2004, 2006, 2008)
College World Series Appearances: 6 (1987, 1990, 2001, 2004, 2006, 2008)
National Championships: 1 (1990)
All-Time NCAA Tournament Record: 53-36 (.596)

Florida-Georgia Series Prediction

Georgia 2 wins, Florida 1 win

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