Mercer baseball upsets Florida in Gainesville

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Down goes Florida!

Mercer’s baseball team, ranked 24th in the nation in the Baseball America Top 25 Poll, beat the 4th-ranked Gators Tuesday night in Gainesville, 4-2.  The Bears led 2-1 in the 7th when Michael Massi hit a 2-run homer to extend the lead.
   
A win over the nation’s fourth best team adds yet another mark on an impressive season.  It also gives Mercer wins in eight of its last nine games against ranked teams.

The Bears are now 35-11 overall.  They’ll host Stetson in a 3-game series this weekend.

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