LSU is No. 5 in the 2017 Collegiate Baseball recruiting rankings, the Tigers' 10th Top 10 appearance in the past 11 seasons.
LSU baseball opens its fall practice period on Sunday, October 1, at 3 p.m. in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.
Longtime Major League Baseball executive Mel Didier, a baseball and football letterman at LSU and a former Fighting Tiger assistant football coach, died Sunday night in Phoenix.
NATCHITOCHES – Longtime 18-year Major League Baseball pitcher Russ Springer and nationally-known championship tennis coach at both LSU and UL Lafayette, Jerry Simmons, are the two with LSU ties that were announced Wednesday as part of the induction class for the 2018 Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame.
Five LSU players have been named to the Baseball America magazine Top Summer Leagues Prospects lists.
Former LSU outfielder Leon Landry will work as the Tigers' undergraduate assistant coach.
Jared Poche' was named the Greater New Orleans Athlete of the Month for June.
LSU baseball players enjoyed productive summers and will start fall semester classes on August 21.
The Tigers open the 2018 season on February 16 versus Notre Dame.
Paul Mainieri will receive a Musial Award for sportsmanship on November 18 in St. Louis.