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Fontana Passing Along Lessons Learned

When Nolan Fontana looked to his left during the first two years of his career, there wasn't a doubt what he would see. It was always Josh Adams at second base. Adams missed just one game over the last two seasons, but he graduated last year and is currently in the Florida Marlins system. Fontana is now trying to help the younger players mature so that one can step up at second base.

There's no replacing what Josh Adams did at Florida. The second baseman left the school holding the record for games played at Florida and was a contributor during each of his four seasons in Gainesville. His impact on the program wasn't just numbers. Before the 2010 season, Adams knew the Gators would have a freshman starting at shortstop and took Fontana under his wing to help make the... Recommended Stories

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