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Virginia baseball coach Brian O'Connor speaks at a press conference Friday morning in Omaha, Neb. preceding UVa's College World Series game against California on Sunday. (Vincent Briedis/UVa Media Relations)

Virginia baseball coach Brian O'Connor speaks at a press conference Friday morning in Omaha, Neb. preceding UVa's College World Series game against California on Sunday. (Vincent Briedis/UVa Media Relations)

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