Southern vs LSU (Mar. 5)



Box score (NCAA)

                               1997 LSU Baseball
                                Southern at LSU
                        Mar. 5 at Baton Rouge (Alex Box)

Southern 1 (3-5)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Doug Smith cf............  4  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   0
Kenneth Manuel dh........  3  0  0  0   1  1  0  0   0
Lincoln Williams 1b......  4  0  2  0   0  2  8  0   0
Kione Thompson 3b........  4  0  0  0   0  2  0  3   1
Cedric Robertson rf......  4  1  1  0   0  3  3  0   1
Marlon August lf.........  3  0  1  0   0  1  1  0   0
Javier Witherspoon ss....  3  0  1  1   0  1  3  4   0
Randy Jones c............  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Latraye Alexander ph/c..  3  0  0  0   0  1  6  1   0
Alexander Collazo 2b.....  3  0  0  0   0  2  1  1   2
Thomas Williams p........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Colbert Robinson p......  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  1   0
 Artis Gordon p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 31  1  5  1   1 14 24 11   4

LSU 12 (13-0)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Danny Higgins lf.........  3  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   1
 Tom Bernhardt rf........  2  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
Blair Barbier 2b.........  2  2  1  1   1  0  1  1   0
 Johnnie Thibodeaux ph/3b  1  1  0  0   1  0  0  0   0
Mike Koerner cf..........  3  3  2  2   1  0  2  0   0
 Jeremy Witten cf........  1  1  1  1   0  0  0  0   0
Eddy Furniss 1b..........  2  1  0  0   0  0  5  0   0
 Clint Earnhart c........  2  2  1  0   1  1  8  1   0
Brandon Larson ss........  2  1  1  3   0  0  0  3   0
 Casey Cuntz ph/ss.......  2  0  1  1   1  0  1  0   0
Brad Cresse dh...........  3  0  0  0   0  2  0  0   0
 Keith Polozola ph.......  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Trey McClure 3b/2b.......  3  0  1  0   0  1  0  2   0
Bryon Bennett rf/lf......  5  0  1  1   0  2  0  0   4
Conan Horton c/1b........  5  1  2  0   0  1  8  2   4
Joey Painich p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Eric Berthelot p........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Jason Albritton p.......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Dan Guillory p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Antonio Leonardi p......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 37 12 11  9   5  8 27  9   9

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Southern............ 010 000 000 -  1  5  3
LSU................. 340 003 02X - 12 11  0
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E - L. Williams; K. Thompson; Witherspoon. DP - LSU 1. LOB - Southern 4; LSU
9. 2B - L. Williams(1); Earnhart(1); Horton(3). HR - Koerner(6); Witten(1);
Larson(8). HBP - Polozola; McClure 2. SB - Thibodeaux(1); Koerner(6);
McClure(1). CS - L. Williams; Bennett(1).

Southern               IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Thomas Williams.....  2.0  5  7  6  2  2 13 15  58
Colbert Robinson....  4.0  5  3  3  1  5 17 20  77
Artis Gordon........  2.0  1  2  2  2  1  7 10  46

LSU                    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Joey Painich........  3.0  4  1  1  0  6 13 13  47
Eric Berthelot......  3.0  0  0  0  0  2  9  9  30
Jason Albritton.....  1.0  0  0  0  0  3  3  3  15
Dan Guillory........  1.0  0  0  0  0  1  3  3  12
Antonio Leonardi....  1.0  1  0  0  1  2  3  4  15

Win - Painich (2-0).  Loss - T. Williams (1-1).  Save - None.
WP - T. Williams(2). HBP - by C. Robinson (McClure); by C. Robinson (McClure);
by Gordon (Polozola). PB - Jones. Inherited runners/scored: None.
Pitches/strikes: T. Williams 58/33; C. Robinson 77/47; Gordon 46/27; Painich
47/32; Berthelot 30/20; Albritton 15/10; Guillory 12/6; Leonardi 15/8.
Umpires - HP: Ray Gregson  1B: Tom Boesch  3B: Tom Layrisson
Start: 7:17   Time: 2:25   Attendance: 5503
Game notes:
The 13-0 start ties the school record set last year.
Game: 305


Play-by-Play

                               1997 LSU Baseball
                         Southern at LSU - Play-by-Play
                        Mar. 5 at Baton Rouge (Alex Box)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Southern............ 010 000 000 -  1  5  3
LSU................. 340 003 02X - 12 11  0
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Southern starters: 2/cf Smith; 3/dh Manuel; 35/1b L. Williams; 44/3b K. Thompson;
24/rf Robertson; 27/lf August; 22/ss Witherspoon; 7/c Jones; 6/2b Collazo; 18/p T.
Williams;
LSU starters: 10/lf Higgins; 4/2b Barbier; 2/cf Koerner; 36/1b Furniss; 16/ss
Larson; 22/dh Cresse; 14/3b McClure; 27/rf Bennett; 44/c Horton; 30/p Painich;

Southern 1st - Smith grounded out to ss (1-1). Manuel struck out, out at
first c to 1b (1-2). L. Williams struck out (3-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

LSU 1st - Higgins out at first p to 3b to 1b (1-1). Barbier walked (3-0).
Koerner singled to right center (1-0); Barbier advanced to third. Koerner stole
second; Barbier scored on a passed ball. Furniss reached on a throwing error by 1b
(3-1); Koerner scored. Furniss advanced to second on a wild pitch. Larson grounded
out to 1b unassisted (1-2); Furniss advanced to third. Cresse reached on a throwing
error by 3b (0-1); Furniss scored, unearned. McClure singled to left center (3-2);
Cresse advanced to third. McClure stole second. Bennett struck out looking (3-2).
3 runs, 2 hits, 2 errors, 2 LOB.

Southern 2nd - K. Thompson grounded out to 3b (1-2). Robertson singled to
shortstop (0-0). August singled to left center (0-2); Robertson advanced to third.
Witherspoon singled to shortstop, RBI (2-1); August advanced to second; Robertson
scored. Alexander pinch hit for Jones. Alexander struck out (1-2). Collazo struck
out, out at first c to 1b (0-2). 1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

LSU 2nd - Alexander to c. Horton doubled to right center (1-0). Higgins
popped up to ss (0-0). Barbier singled to center field, RBI (1-1); Horton scored.
Koerner walked (3-0); Barbier advanced to second. Furniss lined out to ss (0-1).
Larson homered to right center, 3 RBI (2-0); Koerner scored; Barbier scored. Cresse
struck out (1-2). 4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Southern 3rd - Smith struck out looking (1-2). Manuel grounded out to ss
(3-1). L. Williams doubled to right center (1-0). K. Thompson struck out (1-2). 0
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 3rd - C. Robinson to p for T. Williams. McClure hit by pitch (2-2).
Bennett reached on a fielder's choice (2-0); McClure out at second ss to 2b. Horton
singled down the rf line (1-0); Bennett advanced to second. Horton advanced to
second; Bennett out at third p to 3b to ss to p, caught stealing. Higgins struck out
looking (2-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Southern 4th - Earnhart to c for Furniss. Horton to 1b. Berthelot to p for
Painich. Robertson struck out (2-2). August popped up to p, bunt (0-0). Witherspoon
flied out to cf (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 4th - Barbier grounded out to 3b (1-2). Koerner grounded out to 2b (1-1).
Earnhart struck out (3-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Southern 5th - Alexander flied out to cf (2-1). Collazo lined out to 2b
(1-1). Smith grounded out to ss (0-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 5th - Cuntz pinch hit for Larson. Cuntz grounded out to 1b unassisted
(1-1). Cresse struck out looking (1-2). McClure hit by pitch (0-0). Bennett singled
to left field (1-2); McClure advanced to second. Horton grounded out to ss (3-2).
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Southern 6th - Bernhardt to rf for Higgins. Cuntz to ss. Bennett to lf.
Manuel flied out to rf (1-0). L. Williams struck out (2-2). K. Thompson grounded out
to 2b (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 6th - Bernhardt lined out to lf (2-2). Thibodeaux pinch hit for Barbier.
Thibodeaux walked (3-0). Thibodeaux stole second. Koerner homered to right center, 2
RBI (2-1); Thibodeaux scored. Earnhart doubled to left field (1-0). Cuntz singled to
right center, advanced to second on the throw, RBI (1-1); Earnhart scored. Polozola
pinch hit for Cresse. Polozola reached on a throwing error by ss (0-0); Cuntz
advanced to third. McClure struck out looking (1-2). Bennett struck out, out at
first c to 1b (1-2). 3 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Southern 7th - Thibodeaux to 3b. Witten to cf for Koerner. McClure to 2b.
Albritton to p for Berthelot. Robertson struck out (1-2). August struck out looking
(2-2). Witherspoon struck out (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 7th - Gordon to p for C. Robinson. Horton flied out to rf (3-2).
Bernhardt grounded out to ss (0-0). Thibodeaux lined out to rf (1-1). 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Southern 8th - Guillory to p for Albritton. Alexander grounded out to 2b
(2-0). Collazo struck out (2-2). Smith popped up to ss (2-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 8th - Witten homered to left center, RBI (0-1). Earnhart walked (3-0).
Cuntz walked (3-2); Earnhart advanced to second. Polozola hit by pitch (1-2); Cuntz
advanced to second; Earnhart advanced to third. McClure flied out to rf (2-2).
Bennett reached on a fielder's choice, RBI (3-2); Polozola out at second ss
unassisted; Cuntz advanced to third; Earnhart scored. Horton struck out looking
(1-2). 2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Southern 9th - Leonardi to p for Guillory. Manuel walked (3-1). L. Williams
singled to left field (2-0); Manuel advanced to second. K. Thompson struck out
(0-2). Robertson struck out (1-2); L. Williams out on the play, out at first c to
1b, caught stealing. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Plate appearance breakdown


                                                         1997 LSU Baseball
                                            Southern at LSU - Plate Appearance Breakdown
                                                  Mar. 5 at Baton Rouge (Alex Box)

                                                          Southern 1 (3-5)

                  ----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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Smith cf..........  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-3   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-2   0-2   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    2    1
Manuel dh.........  4  3  0  1  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-2   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   1-2   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    1    1
L. Williams 1b....  4  4  2  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   2-3   0-0   1-1   1-1   1-2   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    0
K. Thompson 3b....  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-3   0-2   0-2   0-2   0-2   0-1   0-0   0-0     0    1    0    2    0
Robertson rf......  4  4  1  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   1-3   0-1   0-1   0-1   0-0   0-2   0-0   0-0     0    1    0    0    0
August lf.........  3  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   1-2   0-0   1-1   1-1   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    1
Witherspoon ss....  3  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   1-2   1-1   1-1   1-1   0-2   0-0   0-0   1-1     0    0    0    0    1
Jones 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
Alexander ph/c....  3  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-2   0-1   0-1   0-1   0-0   0-2   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    1    1
Collazo 2b........  3  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-2   0-1   0-1   0-1   0-1   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    2    0    0    1
T. Williams 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
C. Robinson 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
Gordon 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............ 32 31  5  1  0  0  0  0  0-9   5-22  1-6   3-8   3-8   1-9   1-9   0-0   1-1     0    4    0    6    6

                     ------Batters faced-----                     vs    vs   With  With  Lead  Gnd  Fly
Southern              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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T. Williams.........  15 13  5  2  0  0  0  0  1  0  1  1  0  1  2-7   3-6   4-10  2-5   1-2     2    2  58
C. Robinson.........  20 17  5  1  2  0  0  0  1  0  1  0  0  3  3-8   2-9   4-10  1-5   1-4     5    1  77
Gordon..............  10  7  1  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  1  0-0   1-7   0-3   0-2   1-2     2    3  46


1997 LSU Baseball Southern at LSU - Plate Appearance Breakdown Mar. 5 at Baton Rouge (Alex Box) LSU 12 (13-0) ----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 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Higgins lf........ 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-3 0-2 0-2 0-2 0-1 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 1 1 Bernhardt rf...... 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-1 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 Barbier 2b........ 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-2 1-1 1-1 1-1 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 Thibodeaux ph/3b.. 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 Koerner cf........ 4 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 2-3 1-1 2-2 3-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 Witten cf......... 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Furniss 1b........ 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-2 0-2 0-2 1-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 Earnhart c........ 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Larson ss......... 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-2 1-2 1-2 2-2 1-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 3 1 0 Cuntz ph/ss....... 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-2 1-1 1-1 2-2 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 Cresse dh......... 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-3 0-1 0-1 1-1 0-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Polozola ph....... 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0-0 0-1 0-1 0-1 2-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 McClure 3b/2b..... 5 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0-1 1-2 0-2 1-3 1-3 1-1 1-1 0-1 0-2 0 0 0 0 1 Bennett rf/lf..... 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-1 1-4 0-3 1-5 2-5 1-3 0-0 0-1 1-1 0 4 0 2 0 Horton c/1b....... 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0-2 2-3 0-2 1-3 1-3 0-2 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 4 0 1 1 Painich 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 Berthelot 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 Albritton 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 Guillory 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 Leonardi 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............ 45 37 11 5 3 0 0 0 1-7 10-30 4-18 8-23 16-26 3-12 3-8 0-2 1-3 1 9 3 9 6 ------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 ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Painich............. 13 13 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0-3 4-10 2-5 1-4 0-3 3 0 47 Berthelot........... 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-1 0-8 0-0 0-3 0-3 2 5 30 Albritton........... 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0-0 0-3 0-0 0-1 0-1 0 0 15 Guillory............ 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-1 0-2 0-0 0-1 0-1 1 1 12 Leonardi............ 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-3 1-3 0-0 1-1 0 0 15