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SEC Baseball Championship 2015: Vanderbilt vs. Florida Score, Reaction

Published by on May 24, 2015

The fourth-seeded Florida Gators won the 2015 SEC baseball tournament championship 7-3 over the defending national champion Vanderbilt Commodores, emerging from an extensive rain delay to win the program's seventh SEC tourney title.

The Gators took the lead from the get-go when leadoff man Harrison Bader jacked a solo home run on the game's first at-bat, and they didn't look back. Florida jumped on Vanderbilt's pitchers for a 5-2 lead before the extensive rain delay in the third inning, and it showed no signs of slowing down en route to a comprehensive title win.

The Commodore bats that exploded in the previous two games were held in check by the Gators' bullpen, led by Danny Young's retiring of 10 straight batters in the late stretch of the game. Late runs seemed inevitable for Vandy based on the happenings of this weekend in Hoover, Alabama, but Young and Co. made certain that wouldn't happen.

SEC Sports captured the Gators' moment:

It's going to be a long trip back to Gaines...

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