March 30 Baseball National Report, Rankings
March 30 Baseball National Rankings
LSU is ranked No. 3 in the Baseball America poll and No. 5 in the Collegiate Baseball poll this week ... the Tigers have appeared in the Top 5 of at least one poll in all seven weeks of this season.
No. 3 Baseball Begins Road Swing in Metairie
Baseball's Wally Pontiff Jr. Classic
BATON ROUGE, La. – Third-ranked LSU (23-5) begins a four-game road swing at 7 p.m. CT Tuesday when the Tigers meet the Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns (15-10) at Zephyr Field in Metairie, La., in the annual Wally Pontiff Jr. Foundation Classic.
Kentucky Takes Baseball Series in 11 Innings
Baseball lost to Kentucky, 12-10 (11)
BATON ROUGE, La. – Top-ranked LSU fell to Kentucky in 11 innings for the Tigers' first series loss of the season Sunday afternoon at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. The Tigers dropped to 23-5 and 5-4 in conference play with the 12-10 loss while the Wildcats improved to 18-10 and 4-4 in the SEC.
Baseball Rallies Past Kentucky, Evens Series
Baseball def. Kentucky, 7-3 (G2)
BATON ROUGE, La. – Top-ranked LSU rallied for five runs in the eighth inning Saturday night, sparked by home runs from first baseman Chris Chinea and second baseman Jared Foster, as the Tigers defeated Kentucky, 7-3, in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.
Kentucky Takes Baseball Series Opener in 12 Innings
Baseball Loss to Kentucky, 5-4 (12)
BATON ROUGE, La. – Kentucky leftfielder Ka'ai Tom doubled down the right field line to plate two runs for the Wildcats in the 12th inning Friday night, as the Wildcats posted a 5-4 win over top-ranked LSU in an SEC series opener.