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Vanderbilt Baseball: Breaking Down Why Commodores Will Win SEC Tournament

Published by on May 22, 2013

If you want to know why it's unwise to bet against Vanderbilt in this year's SEC tournament, the easy answer would be that the squad is the top-ranked team in the entire country, so theoretically they should be favored in any game they play.

That's the easy answer. But we all want more details than that, right?

For starters, Vanderbilt was historically good against SEC competition this year. As if the team's 48-7 record on the season wasn't impressive enough, the Commodores went 26-3 in the conference, with the 26 wins setting a new conference record.

Plus, the team comes into this tournament having won 15 of their last 16 games. Positive momentum heading into the postseason is always a plus.

Now, you could point out that Vanderbilt didn't play powerhouse LSU during the season, but winning 26 games in a stacked conference like the SEC is still plenty impressive.

Then, there is this team's balance. As a unit, they hit a ridi...

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