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Gators need more from starting pitchers

Gators need more from starting pitchers

Florida head coach Kevin O'Sullivan was happy to sneak out of the weekend with a series win over Duke, and considering what he got from his starting pitchers, he should have been. He always begins the season with his starting pitchers on pitch counts between 65-70, but they didn't make those pitches count over the weekend. The starting pitchers combined to throw 10.1 innings against Duke.

"I wasn't real pleased with how our starters threw this weekend," Kevin O'Sullivan said after Sunday's series finale. "They've got to get better. You can't be going to the bullpen in the third or fourth inning. I know we're on a pitch count, but they've got to get better. "To be honest with you, our starting pitching was fair at best this weekend." The total line for the Florida starters isn't...

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