With a wealth of talent exiting his program for the majors, Florida baseball coach Kevin O’Sullivan knew this would be a challenge, but he never envisioned it being this difficult.
After cruising to three straight College World Series berths, the Gators suffered a six-game losing streak early this season and did not get back to .500 until a month ago. A relatively young and inexperienced roster made an abundance of mistakes. The most diplomatic way O’Sullivan could describe it was “this year’s team has been very coaching-oriented.”
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