Houston vs LSU (Feb. 25)



Box score (NCAA)

                               2000 LSU Baseball
                                 Houston at LSU
                 Feb. 25 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium)

Houston 10 (9-3)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Brandon Caraway lf.......  5  1  1  0   1  1  1  1   3
Eric Lee rf..............  5  0  3  2   0  0  0  0   0
Jarrod Bitter c..........  4  1  0  0   1  0  9  1   1
J.P. Woodward 1b.........  5  1  1  0   0  0  8  0   0
Tyson Schweitzer dh......  5  1  1  3   0  4  0  0   2
Kris Wilken 3b...........  4  2  1  0   1  1  3  0   0
Aaron Melebeck ss........  5  3  3  1   0  0  1  4   0
Sean Allen 2b............  4  1  2  1   1  0  3  4   0
Jason Pekar cf...........  4  0  2  3   0  2  2  0   3
Kyle Crowell p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Nick Torina p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 41 10 14 10   4  8 27 11   9

LSU 2 (6-3)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Ray Wright lf............  2  0  0  0   0  1  1  0   0
 Wally Pontiff ph/lf.....  1  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   0
 John Thibodeaux ph......  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Ryan Theriot ss..........  3  0  2  0   2  0  0  2   0
Mike Fontenot 2b.........  4  0  1  0   0  1  0  4   2
Brad Cresse c............  3  0  1  1   0  2  7  1   1
 Tommy Morel pr..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Ryan Jorgensen c........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Brad Hawpe 1b............  4  1  2  0   0  0  9  1   2
Blair Barbier 3b.........  4  0  1  0   0  1  2  2   0
Cedrick Harris cf........  4  0  1  0   0  2  3  0   0
Jeff Lipari dh...........  4  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   3
Jeremy Witten rf.........  4  1  2  0   0  0  3  0   1
Brian Tallet p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  1   0
 Bo Pettit p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Trey Hodges p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Heath McMurray p........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Shane Youman p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Tim Nugent p............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 34  2 10  1   2  9 27 11  10

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Houston............. 300 003 202 - 10 14  1
LSU................. 001 100 000 -  2 10  2
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E - Melebeck(2); Theriot(2); Barbier(2). DP - Houston 1; LSU 1. LOB -
Houston 9; LSU 10. 2B - Melebeck 2(4); Allen(2); Theriot(2); Witten(3). 3B -
Lee(3). HR - Schweitzer(3). HBP - Wright; Fontenot; Cresse. SF - Pekar(1).
SB - Lee 2(2). CS - Lee(3).

Houston                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Kyle Crowell........  8.0 10  2  1  1  9 32 36 124
Nick Torina.........  1.0  0  0  0  1  0  2  3  13

LSU                    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Brian Tallet........  5.1  7  5  2  1  4 25 26  97
Bo Pettit...........  0.2  1  1  1  1  1  3  4  15
Trey Hodges.........  0.2  4  2  2  0  1  6  6  22
Heath McMurray......  0.1  1  0  0  1  1  2  3  14
Shane Youman........  1.0  1  2  1  1  1  3  4  20
Tim Nugent..........  1.0  0  0  0  0  0  2  3   8

Win - Crowell (3-0).  Loss - Tallet (2-1).  Save - None.
WP - Tallet(1); Youman(1). HBP - by Crowell (Wright); by Crowell (Fontenot); by
Crowell (Cresse). PB - Jorgensen(1). Inherited runners/scored: Torina 1/0;
Pettit 1/1; McMurray 2/0; Youman 2/0; Nugent 1/1. Pitches/strikes: Crowell
124/0; Torina 13/0; Tallet 97/0; Pettit 15/0; Hodges 22/0; McMurray 14/0; Youman
20/0; Nugent 8/0.
Umpires - HP: Paul Guillie  1B: Tony Walsh  3B: Ray Gregson
Start: 7:10   Time: 3:11   Attendance: 7385
Game notes:
LSU's first three-game losing streak since May 9-13, 1998...Tigers have
fallen behind at least 3-0 in each of the last 5 games.
McMurray faced 2 batters in the 8th.
Youman faced 2 batters in the 9th.
Crowell faced 1 batter in the 9th.
Game: 225


Play-by-Play

                               2000 LSU Baseball
                         Houston at LSU - Play-by-Play
                 Feb. 25 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Houston............. 300 003 202 - 10 14  1
LSU................. 001 100 000 -  2 10  2
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Houston starters: 12/lf Caraway; 19/rf Lee; 48/c Bitter; 44/1b Woodward; 26/dh
Schweitzer; 8/3b Wilken; 10/ss Melebeck; 3/2b Allen; 41/cf Pekar; 20/p Crowell;
LSU starters: 13/lf Wright; 1/ss Theriot; 29/2b Fontenot; 22/c Cresse; 26/1b Hawpe;
4/3b Barbier; 24/cf Harris; 16/dh Lipari; 3/rf Witten; 21/p Tallet;

Houston 1st - Caraway flied out to cf (0-0). Lee grounded out to ss (1-1).
Bitter reached on a fielding error by 3b (2-2). Woodward singled through the right
side (2-2); Bitter advanced to second. Schweitzer homered to right center, 3 RBI,
unearned (0-0); Woodward scored, unearned; Bitter scored, unearned. Wilken struck
out swinging, reached first on a wild pitch (1-2). Melebeck reached on a dropped fly
by ss (1-0); Wilken advanced to second. Allen walked (3-1); Melebeck advanced to
second; Wilken advanced to third. Pekar struck out swinging (3-2). 3 runs, 2
hits, 2 errors, 3 LOB.

LSU 1st - Wright hit by pitch (2-2). Theriot reached on a fielder's choice
(0-0); Wright out at second ss to 2b. Fontenot singled up the middle (2-2); Theriot
advanced to third. Cresse struck out swinging (2-2). Hawpe grounded out to 2b (0-0).
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Houston 2nd - Caraway singled to right field (0-0). Lee popped into double
play p to 1b, bunt (2-1); Caraway out on the play. Bitter grounded out to ss (2-2).
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 2nd - Barbier grounded out to ss (1-2). Harris struck out swinging (1-2).
Lipari grounded out to 2b (1-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Houston 3rd - Woodward grounded out to 2b (0-1). Schweitzer struck out
swinging (3-2). Wilken lined out to 3b (0-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

LSU 3rd - Witten singled to right center (0-0). Wright struck out swinging
(1-2). Theriot singled to right field (0-0); Witten advanced to second. Theriot out
at first c to 1b, picked off. Fontenot hit by pitch (2-1). Cresse singled through
the left side, RBI (2-2); Fontenot advanced to second, out at third lf to 3b; Witten
scored. 1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Houston 4th - Melebeck flied out to cf (1-1). Allen flied out to lf (3-1).
Pekar singled to left field (2-1). Caraway grounded out to 2b (1-2). 0 runs, 1
hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 4th - Hawpe singled through the right side (0-0). Barbier flied out to cf
(1-1). Harris singled to right center (0-0); Hawpe advanced to second. Lipari
reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); Harris out at second 2b to ss; Hawpe advanced
to third, scored on a throwing error by ss, unearned. Witten flied out to lf (1-0).
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Houston 5th - Lee singled to pitcher (2-1). Bitter flied out to rf (1-1). Lee
stole second, failed pickoff attempt. Woodward grounded out to 2b (2-2); Lee
advanced to third. Schweitzer struck out looking (1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors,
1 LOB.

LSU 5th - Wright fouled out to 3b (0-0). Theriot doubled to left field (1-0).
Fontenot struck out swinging (0-2). Cresse struck out looking (2-2). 0 runs, 1
hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Houston 6th - Wilken grounded out to 2b (1-1). Melebeck doubled to right
center (0-1). Allen doubled to left field, RBI (1-1); Melebeck scored. Pettit to p
for Tallet. Pekar struck out looking (2-2). Caraway walked (3-1). Lee tripled to
right center, 2 RBI (1-2); Caraway scored; Allen scored. Bitter grounded out to 3b
(0-0). 3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 6th - Hawpe popped up to 2b (0-0). Barbier singled to center field (3-2).
Harris flied out to cf (3-2). Lipari lined out to 1b (2-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Houston 7th - Hodges to p for Pettit. Woodward out at first 1b to p (2-0).
Schweitzer struck out swinging (1-2). Wilken singled up the middle (3-2). Melebeck
singled to center field (1-2); Wilken advanced to second. Allen singled through the
right side (1-2); Melebeck advanced to second; Wilken advanced to third. Pekar
singled to right center, 2 RBI (0-0); Allen advanced to second; Melebeck scored;
Wilken scored. McMurray to p for Hodges. Caraway struck out looking (1-2). 2
runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

LSU 7th - Witten grounded out to ss (0-0). Pontiff pinch hit for Wright.
Pontiff struck out looking (2-2). Theriot walked (3-2). Fontenot grounded out to p
(0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Houston 8th - Pontiff to lf. Lee singled up the middle (1-2). Lee stole
second. Bitter walked (3-1). Youman to p for McMurray. Lee out at third c to 3b,
caught stealing. Woodward flied out to cf (2-2). Schweitzer struck out looking
(1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 8th - Cresse hit by pitch (0-0). Morel pinch ran for Cresse. Hawpe
singled through the right side (1-0); Morel advanced to second. Barbier struck out
looking (1-2). Harris struck out looking (0-2). Lipari struck out swinging (2-2).
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Houston 9th - Jorgensen to c for Morel. Wilken walked (3-2). Wilken advanced
to second on a wild pitch. Melebeck doubled to left center, RBI (3-1); Wilken
scored. Nugent to p for Youman. Allen flied out to rf (0-0). Melebeck advanced to
third on a passed ball. Pekar flied out to rf, SF, RBI (2-2); Melebeck scored,
unearned. Caraway grounded out to 3b (0-0). 2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 9th - Witten doubled to center field (1-1). Torina to p for Crowell.
Thibodeaux pinch hit for Pontiff. Thibodeaux lined out to 3b (3-2). Theriot walked
(3-0). Fontenot grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (1-1); Theriot out on the
play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Plate appearance breakdown


                                                         2000 LSU Baseball
                                            Houston at LSU - Plate Appearance Breakdown
                                           Feb. 25 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium)

                                                          Houston 10 (9-3)

                  ----Plate appearances---   vs    vs   RBI   With  Adv   With  Lead Bases Runnr Rnrs Rnrs 2out  Gnd  Fly
Player            TPA AB  H BB HP SH SF CI  Left Right  Ops  Runrs  Ops  2outs  Off%  Full On3rd  Adv  LOB  RBI  Out  Out
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Caraway lf........  6  5  1  1  0  0  0  0  1-4   0-1   0-1   0-2   0-2   0-3   1-2   0-0   0-0     0    3    0    2    1
Lee rf............  5  5  3  0  0  0  0  0  1-3   2-2   1-1   1-2   1-2   1-1   2-2   0-0   0-0     0    0    2    1    1
Bitter c..........  5  4  0  1  0  0  0  0  0-3   0-1   0-1   0-2   0-2   0-3   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    1    0    2    1
Woodward 1b.......  5  5  1  0  0  0  0  0  1-4   0-1   0-1   1-3   2-3   1-1   0-2   0-0   0-0     1    0    0    3    1
Schweitzer dh.....  5  5  1  0  0  0  0  0  1-4   0-1   1-2   1-3   1-3   1-3   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    2    3    0    0
Wilken 3b.........  5  4  1  1  0  0  0  0  0-3   1-1   0-0   0-0   0-0   1-3   1-2   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    1    1
Melebeck ss.......  5  5  3  0  0  0  0  0  2-4   1-1   1-1   2-3   3-3   1-2   0-1   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    1
Allen 2b..........  5  4  2  1  0  0  0  0  1-3   1-1   2-3   2-3   3-4   1-1   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    2
Pekar cf..........  5  4  2  0  0  0  1  0  1-2   1-2   1-3   1-3   2-4   2-3   0-0   1-2   1-1     1    3    2    0    1
Crowell p.........  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    0
Torina p..........  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    0
Totals............ 46 41 14  4  0  0  1  0  8-30  6-11  6-13  8-21 12-23  8-20  4-9   1-2   1-1     2    9    7    9    9

                     ------Batters faced-----                     vs    vs   With  With  Lead  Gnd  Fly
Houston               BF AB  H BB HP SH SF CI 2B 3B HR WP BK KL  Left Right Runrs 2outs  Off%  Out  Out  NP
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Crowell.............  36 32 10  1  3  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  4  3-14  7-18  5-20  1-8   5-9     7    6 124
Torina..............   3  2  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-1   0-2   0-0   0-0     1    1  13


2000 LSU Baseball Houston at LSU - Plate Appearance Breakdown Feb. 25 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium) LSU 2 (6-3) ----Plate appearances--- vs vs RBI With Adv With Lead Bases Runnr Rnrs Rnrs 2out Gnd Fly Player TPA AB H BB HP SH SF CI Left Right Ops Runrs Ops 2outs Off% Full On3rd Adv LOB RBI Out Out ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Wright lf......... 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0-0 0-2 0-0 0-1 0-1 0-0 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 Pontiff ph/lf..... 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Thibodeaux ph..... 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-1 0-0 0-1 0-1 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 Theriot ss........ 5 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0-0 2-3 0-0 1-2 1-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 Fontenot 2b....... 5 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0-1 1-3 0-2 1-4 1-4 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 2 0 2 0 Cresse c.......... 4 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0-0 1-3 1-3 1-3 1-3 1-2 1-1 0-0 0-1 0 1 1 0 0 Morel pr.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Jorgensen c....... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Hawpe 1b.......... 4 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 2-4 0-1 1-2 1-2 0-1 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 2 0 1 1 Barbier 3b........ 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-4 0-1 0-2 0-2 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 Harris cf......... 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-4 0-1 1-3 1-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 Lipari dh......... 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-4 0-2 0-3 1-3 0-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 3 0 2 1 Witten rf......... 4 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 2-4 0-0 0-1 0-1 0-1 2-3 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 1 1 Tallet p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Pettit p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Hodges p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 McMurray p........ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Youman p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Nugent p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals............ 39 34 10 2 3 0 0 0 0-2 10-32 1-11 5-22 6-22 1-8 5-9 0-0 0-1 0 9 1 8 7 ------Batters faced----- vs vs With With Lead Gnd Fly LSU BF AB H BB HP SH SF CI 2B 3B HR WP BK KL Left Right Runrs 2outs Off% Out Out NP ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Tallet.............. 26 25 7 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 1 0-0 7-25 3-10 3-11 2-6 6 6 97 Pettit.............. 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0-0 1-3 1-3 1-2 0-0 1 0 15 Hodges.............. 6 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1-1 3-5 3-3 4-4 0-1 1 0 22 McMurray............ 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0-1 1-1 0-1 0-1 1-1 0 0 14 Youman.............. 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0-0 1-3 1-3 0-1 1-1 0 1 20 Nugent.............. 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-2 0-1 0-1 0-0 1 2 8