Originally Posted by AtomicDumpling
The college season is more like 4 months or less and they play fewer games and they don't have 5-man rotations and they don't play Spring Training games like pro players do.
They do play fewer games, but the starters go once a week. Most teams probably do play 4 month seasons, but some play 5. Arizona State is the kind of team that was playing 4.5-5 month seasons with the CWS. They don't have spring training like the pros do though.