Rice vs LSU (May 30)



Box score (NCAA)

                               1997 LSU Baseball
                                  Rice vs LSU
                       May 30 at Omaha, Neb. (Rosenblatt)

Rice 4 (47-15)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Jason Richards 2b........  4  0  1  0   1  1  2  4   0
Joseph Cathey ss.........  5  0  0  0   0  1  5  4   2
Lance Berkman 1b.........  4  1  1  0   0  2 10  1   0
Bubba Crosby cf..........  4  1  0  0   0  2  0  1   1
Will Ford rf.............  3  1  1  1   0  0  0  0   0
Tim McLaughlin c.........  4  1  2  0   0  2  4  0   0
Justin Berg dh...........  3  0  1  1   1  1  0  0   0
Jacob Baker 3b...........  3  0  2  2   0  0  0  2   1
Josh Savarino lf.........  3  0  0  0   0  2  2  1   3
 Ryan Mathews ph.........  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Jeff Nichols p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  1   0
 Matt Anderson p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 34  4  8  4   2 11 24 14   7

LSU 5 (54-13)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Danny Higgins dh.........  3  0  0  0   1  1  0  0   1
Blair Barbier 2b.........  2  1  1  0   2  0  1  4   0
Brandon Larson ss........  4  1  1  2   0  0  0  3   1
Eddy Furniss 1b..........  3  2  2  0   1  0 14  0   0
Mike Koerner cf..........  4  1  1  1   0  0  0  0   0
Trey McClure 3b..........  3  0  1  0   1  0  1  2   0
Tom Bernhardt rf.........  3  0  3  1   0  0  1  0   0
 Jeremy Witten pr/rf.....  0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0   0
Wes Davis lf.............  3  0  0  0   0  1  1  0   1
Conan Horton c...........  3  0  0  0   0  0  9  3   2
Doug Thompson p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Chris Demouy p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
Totals................... 28  5  9  5   5  2 27 13   5

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Rice................ 010 002 010 -  4  8  1
LSU................. 010 100 03X -  5  9  1
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E - Richards(6); Larson(18). DP - Rice 4; LSU 1. LOB - Rice 7; LSU 5. 2B -
Furniss(25). 3B - Berkman(4). HR - Larson(38). HBP - Baker. SH - Ford(7). SF
- Witten. SB - Ford 2(12); Higgins(7).

Rice                   IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Jeff Nichols........  6.0  7  2  2  3  0 22 25   -
Matt Anderson.......  2.0  2  3  2  2  2  6  9   -

LSU                    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Doug Thompson.......  6.0  6  3  3  2  9 24 27   -
Chris Demouy........  3.0  2  1  0  0  2 10 11   -

Win - Demouy (6-1).  Loss - Anderson (10-2).  Save - None.
WP - Nichols(9); Anderson(6); Thompson(7). HBP - by Thompson (Baker). PB -
Horton 2(2). Inherited runners/scored: Anderson 1/0. Pitches/strikes: None.
Umpires - HP: Bob Hernandez  1B: Gus Rodriguez  2B: Al Davis  3B: John Magnusson
 Start: 6:37 pm   Time: 2:31   Attendance: 20551
Nichols faced 1 batter in the 7th.
Game: 530


Play-by-Play

                               1997 LSU Baseball
                           Rice vs LSU - Play-by-Play
                       May 30 at Omaha, Neb. (Rosenblatt)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Rice................ 010 002 010 -  4  8  1
LSU................. 010 100 03X -  5  9  1
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Rice starters: 5/2b Richards; 7/ss Cathey; 27/1b Berkman; 9/cf Crosby; 21/rf Ford;
15/c McLaughlin; 8/dh Berg; 20/3b Baker; 3/lf Savarino; 31/p Nichols;
LSU starters: 10/dh Higgins; 4/2b Barbier; 16/ss Larson; 36/1b Furniss; 2/cf
Koerner; 14/3b McClure; 33/rf Bernhardt; 20/lf Davis; 44/c Horton; 9/p Thompson;

Rice 1st - Richards singled. Cathey struck out looking. Richards advanced to
second on a passed ball. Berkman struck out, out at first c to 1b. Crosby flied out
to rf. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 1st - Higgins out at first 1b to p. Barbier walked. Larson grounded into
double play 2b to ss to 1b; Barbier out on the play. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Rice 2nd - Ford grounded out to 1b unassisted. McLaughlin singled. Berg
struck out; McLaughlin advanced to second on a wild pitch. Baker singled, RBI;
McLaughlin scored. Savarino struck out looking. 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1
LOB.

LSU 2nd - Furniss doubled. Furniss advanced to third on a wild pitch. Koerner
singled, RBI; Furniss scored. McClure grounded into double play ss to 1b; Koerner
out on the play. Bernhardt singled. Davis popped up to 1b. 1 run, 3 hits, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Rice 3rd - Richards grounded out to 3b. Cathey grounded out to 2b. Berkman
lined out to lf. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 3rd - Horton flied out to lf. Higgins walked. Higgins stole second.
Barbier singled; Higgins advanced to third. Larson grounded into double play 3b to
2b to 1b; Barbier out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Rice 4th - Crosby struck out, out at first c to 1b. Ford grounded out to 2b.
McLaughlin struck out, out at first c to 1b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 4th - Furniss singled. Koerner flied out to lf. McClure walked; Furniss
advanced to second. Bernhardt singled, RBI, advanced to second on the throw; McClure
advanced to second, advanced to third on the throw; Furniss scored. Davis reached on
a fielder's choice; Bernhardt advanced to third; McClure out at home 3b to c. Horton
popped up to ss. 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Rice 5th - Berg grounded out to ss. Baker hit by pitch. Savarino popped up to
c. Baker advanced to second on a passed ball. Richards walked. Cathey reached on a
fielder's choice; Richards advanced to second; Baker out at third 3b unassisted.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

LSU 5th - Higgins grounded out to p. Barbier popped up to 1b. Larson grounded
out to ss. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Rice 6th - Berkman tripled. Crosby struck out looking. Ford singled, RBI;
Berkman scored. Ford stole second. Ford stole third. McLaughlin struck out. Berg
walked. Baker singled, RBI; Berg advanced to second; Ford scored. Savarino struck
out. 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

LSU 6th - Furniss grounded out to 1b unassisted. Koerner grounded out to 2b.
McClure grounded out to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Rice 7th - Demouy to p for Thompson. Richards grounded out to 1b unassisted.
Cathey grounded out to ss. Berkman struck out. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

LSU 7th - Bernhardt singled. Witten pinch ran for Bernhardt. Anderson to p
for Nichols. Witten advanced to second on a wild pitch. Davis struck out. Horton
popped up to ss. Higgins struck out. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Rice 8th - Witten to rf. Crosby reached on an error by ss. Ford grounded out
to p, SAC; Crosby advanced to second. McLaughlin singled; Crosby advanced to third.
Berg singled, RBI; McLaughlin advanced to second; Crosby scored, unearned. Baker
grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b; Berg out on the play. 1 run, 2 hits, 1
error, 1 LOB.

LSU 8th - Barbier walked. Larson homered, 2 RBI; Barbier scored. Furniss
walked. Koerner reached on a fielder's choice; Furniss advanced to second on a
throwing error by 2b. McClure singled; Koerner advanced to third; Furniss advanced
to third, out at home cf to c. Witten hit into double play lf to ss to 2b, SF, RBI;
McClure out on the play; Koerner scored, unearned. 3 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 0
LOB.

Rice 9th - Mathews pinch hit for Savarino. Mathews grounded out to 2b.
Richards struck out looking. Cathey grounded out to 3b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors,
0 LOB.

Plate appearance breakdown


                                                         1997 LSU Baseball
                                              Rice vs LSU - Plate Appearance Breakdown
                                                 May 30 at Omaha, Neb. (Rosenblatt)

                                                           Rice 4 (47-15)

                  ----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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Richards 2b.......  5  4  1  1  0  0  0  0  0-2   1-2   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   1-3   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    2    0
Cathey ss.........  5  5  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-2   0-3   0-1   0-2   1-2   0-2   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    2    0    4    0
Berkman 1b........  4  4  1  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   1-3   0-1   0-1   0-1   0-2   1-1   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    1
Crosby cf.........  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-3   0-2   0-2   0-2   0-1   1-2   0-0   0-1     0    1    0    0    1
Ford rf...........  4  3  1  0  0  1  0  0  0-0   1-3   1-1   1-1   2-2   0-0   0-1   0-0   1-1     1    0    0    3    0
McLaughlin c......  4  4  2  0  0  0  0  0  1-1   1-3   1-2   1-2   1-2   0-1   0-0   0-0   0-1     0    0    0    0    0
Berg dh...........  4  3  1  1  0  0  0  0  1-1   0-2   1-1   1-2   2-2   0-0   0-1   0-0   1-1     1    0    0    1    0
Baker 3b..........  4  3  2  0  1  0  0  0  0-1   2-2   2-3   2-3   2-3   2-2   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    1    2    1    0
Savarino lf.......  3  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-0   0-3   0-1   0-3   0-3   0-2   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    3    0    0    1
Mathews ph........  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-1   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    1    0
Nichols 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
Anderson 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............ 38 34  8  2  1  1  0  0  2-10  6-24  5-12  5-16  8-17  2-10  3-9   0-0   2-4     2    7    2   12    3

                     ------Batters faced-----                     vs    vs   With  With  Lead  Gnd  Fly
Rice                  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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Nichols.............  25 22  7  3  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  1  0  0  3-10  4-12  3-10  1-5   3-7    10    5
Anderson............   9  6  2  2  0  0  1  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0-3   2-3   2-6   0-1   1-1     0    2


1997 LSU Baseball Rice vs LSU - Plate Appearance Breakdown May 30 at Omaha, Neb. (Rosenblatt) LSU 5 (54-13) ----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 dh........ 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-3 0-1 0-1 0-1 0-1 0-2 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 2 0 Barbier 2b........ 4 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-2 1-1 1-1 1-1 0-0 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 Larson ss......... 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-4 0-1 1-3 1-3 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-1 0 1 0 3 0 Furniss 1b........ 4 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 2-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 2-3 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 Koerner cf........ 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-4 1-1 1-3 2-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-1 0 0 0 1 1 McClure 3b........ 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-3 1-1 1-2 2-3 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 2 0 Bernhardt rf...... 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 3-3 1-1 1-1 1-1 1-1 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Witten pr/rf...... 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-1 1 0 0 0 1 Davis lf.......... 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-3 0-2 0-3 1-3 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-1 0 1 0 1 1 Horton c.......... 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 2 0 0 3 Thompson 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 Demouy 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............ 34 28 9 5 0 0 1 0 0-0 9-28 4-10 5-16 9-18 1-6 4-8 0-0 2-4 1 5 0 10 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 ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Thompson............ 27 24 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 3-18 3-6 3-13 2-8 2-6 6 3 Demouy.............. 11 10 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0-1 2-9 2-3 0-2 1-3 6 0