Baseball - Archives 2018

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Play Hess, Watson Lead Baseball to SEC Tournament Final
Baseball 05/26/2018

HOOVER, Ala.- Sophomore right-hander Zack Hess threw seven innings of one-hit baseball, and sophomore centerfielder Zach Watson blasted a two-run home run to lead the LSU baseball team to its 19th appearance in the SEC Tournament Championship with a 2-1 victory against Arkansas Saturday night at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. 

Play Baseball Shuts Out Florida to Advance to SEC Semifinal
Baseball 05/26/2018

HOOVER, Ala. - LSU pitchers Matthew Beck, Cam Sanders and Devin Fontenot worked seven innings combined and struck out 10 Florida batters to complete a shutout and the Tigers' offense exploded for 11 runs on seven hits to run-rule the Gators, 11-0, Saturday morning at the Hoover Met. 

Fog Halts Baseball; Resumes at 10 a.m. CT Saturday
Baseball 05/26/2018

HOOVER, Ala. -- After the start was delayed 2 1/2 hours by rain earlier in the day, the LSU Baseball team built a 10-0 lead over top-seeded Florida in the bottom of the sixth inning when fog rolled in just before midnight and caused the game to be suspended.

SEC Tournament Schedule Affected by Weather
Baseball 05/25/2018

The SEC Tournament schedule has been adjusted due to thunderstorms in Hoover, Ala.

Play Latest LSU Baseball Slugger: Todd Peterson
Baseball 05/25/2018

After pitcher Todd Peterson's earned his first win of the season AND had a two-RBI double in the top of the 12th inning to beat South Carolina, here are his epic postgame interviews with the SEC Network and the media.

Play Peterson, Baseball Beat USC, 6-4, in 12 Innings
Baseball 05/24/2018

HOOVER, Ala. – Capped off by a two-run double in pitcher Todd Peterson's first career at-bat, LSU struck for three runs in the top of the 12th to beat South Carolina, 6-4, on Thursday evening in the SEC Tournament.

Play Baseball Falls to UF in SEC Tournament Second Round
Baseball 05/23/2018

HOOVER, Ala. - The LSU baseball team fell, 4-3, to the No. 1 seed Florida in the second round of the SEC Tournament Wednesday night at the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. 

Play Baseball Earns First-Round SEC Tournament Win
Baseball 05/22/2018

Antoine Duplantis collected three hits and two RBI Tuesday night as LSU posted an 8-5 win over Mississippi State in the opening round of the SEC Tournament at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium.

Three Tigers Earn Recognition From SEC Baseball Coaches
Baseball 05/21/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. – Three LSU baseball players earned postseason awards from the Southeastern Conference Monday in a vote of the league's head coaches.

Baseball to Open SEC Tournament Tuesday in Hoover
Baseball 05/21/2018

Mississippi State Bulldogs (31-24, 15-15 SEC) vs. LSU Fighting Tigers (33-23, 15-15 SEC) SEC Tournament – Hoover, Ala.

May 21 LSU Baseball Report
Baseball 05/21/2018

-LSU finished the regular season 15-15 in the SEC, and the Tigers are the No. 8 seed in this week's SEC Tournament ... LSU meets No. 9 seed Mississippi State in a first-round single-elimination game at 4:30 p.m. CT Tuesday.

Baseball Drops SEC Regular Season Finale at Auburn
Baseball 05/19/2018

AUBURN, Ala. - The No. 22 Auburn baseball team exploded for 14 runs on 16 hits to take the series against the LSU baseball team Saturday afternoon at Plainsman Park. 

Play Baseball Defeats Auburn 6-2; Evens Series
Baseball 05/18/2018

AUBURN, Ala. – A four-run sixth inning by LSU pushed the Tigers past No. 22 Auburn, 6-2, at Plainsman Park Friday night.

Baseball Falls in Game 1 at Auburn, 11-4
Baseball 05/17/2018

Shortstop Will Holland collected four hits and two RBI, and freshman right-hander Tanner Burns worked six innings to lead Auburn to an 11-4 win over LSU at Plainsman Park.

Tigers Travel to Auburn to Conclude Regular Season
Baseball 05/16/2018

LSU Fighting Tigers (32-21, 14-13 SEC) at Auburn Tigers (35-18, 13-14 SEC)

Gilbert Named to SEC Community Service Team
Baseball 05/16/2018

Junior pitcher Caleb Gilbert has been named to the SEC Baseball Community Service Team by the league office.

Play Baseball Defeats NSU in Home Finale, 9-5
Baseball 05/15/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. - The LSU baseball team scored all of its runs with two outs Tuesday night en route to a 9-5 victory over Northwestern State in the final 2018 regular-season game at Alex Box Stadium Field, Skip Bertman Field.

Tigers Face Demons in Final Regular-Season Home Game
Baseball 05/15/2018

Northwestern State Demons (31-20) at LSU Fighting Tigers (31-21)

Daniel Cabrera Named SEC Freshman of the Week
Baseball 05/14/2018

LSU outfielder Daniel Cabrera was named SEC Baseball Freshman of the Week Monday by the league office.

May 14 Baseball Weekly Report
Baseball 05/14/2018

LSU is 14-13 in the SEC, and the Tigers are three games out of first place in the Western Division behind Arkansas (17-10) with one week remaining in the regular season.

Play Baseball Captures Series Against Alabama, 7-3
Baseball 05/13/2018

BATON ROUGE— Sophomore southpaw Nick Bush fired a career-high six innings and limited Alabama to two runs while Daniel Cabrera went 2-for-2 with four RBI and a home run to secure a 7-3 rubber match against Alabama Sunday afternoon in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. For the first time since 2013, the Tigers have won every home Southeastern Conference series, and with the win, LSU improves to 31-21 overall and 14-13 in league play. Alabama falls to 26-27 on the year and 7-20 in conference action.

Play Baseball Falls to Alabama in Game 2, 6-1
Baseball 05/12/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. - The LSU baseball team fell to the Alabama Crimson Tide by a score of 6-1 in game two of the series Saturday night in Alex Box Stadium.

Coleman Returns to Big Leagues with Detroit
Baseball 05/12/2018

Former LSU pitcher Louis Coleman has been called up to the Major League roster of the Detroit Tigers, increasing LSU's number of 2018 MLB players to 11.

Play Beau Jordan Lifts Baseball to 7-5 Victory Over Alabama
Baseball 05/11/2018

BATON ROUGE—Trailing by three runs in the bottom of the eighth inning with the bases loaded, senior Beau Jordan unloaded a grand slam over the left field wall to lift the LSU baseball team to a 7-5 series-opening victory against Alabama Friday night at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Sixty-Two Student-Athletes to Graduate in Spring
Athletic Dept. 05/11/2018

BATON ROUGE – Sixty-two student-athletes will receive LSU degrees, as the University will hold spring commencement ceremonies at various venues across campus on Friday and Saturday.