LSU vs Texas (Feb. 22)



Box score (NCAA)

                               1998 LSU Baseball
                                  LSU at Texas
                  Feb. 22 at Austin, Texas (Disch-Falk Field)

LSU 5 (4-3)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Josh Dalton ss...........  5  0  1  1   0  1  1  1   2
Danny Higgins lf.........  4  2  2  0   0  1  0  1   0
 Cedrick Harris pr/cf....  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Blair Barbier 2b.........  4  0  2  0   0  1  1  2   0
Eddy Furniss 1b..........  3  1  1  0   2  1 11  1   1
Trey McClure dh/3b.......  3  0  1  1   1  0  1  0   4
Clint Earnhart c.........  4  0  0  1   0  0  3  0   3
Jeff Leaumont rf.........  4  0  0  1   0  0  2  0   0
 Antoine Simon rf........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
Johnnie Thibodeaux 3b....  2  1  0  0   2  2  0  2   2
Jeremy Witten cf/lf......  3  1  1  1   1  1  2  0   0
Bryan Grace p............  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  6   0
 Jake Esteves p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 32  5  8  5   6  7 23 13  12

Texas 7 (6-5-1)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Carlos Sepulveda lf......  2  1  0  0   2  1  4  0   0
Tommy Nicholson 2b.......  4  1  1  0   1  0  1  3   3
Jason Aspito 3b..........  3  1  3  1   1  0  0  1   0
Mike Kolbach dh..........  3  0  1  2   1  1  0  0   1
 Rodney Guerrero pr......  0  1  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Mark Cridland rf.........  3  1  1  2   0  0  1  0   1
Jason Moore ss...........  3  0  0  1   0  0  2  2   1
Brian Ivy 1b.............  3  0  1  0   0  0  4  2   0
Kade Johnson c...........  3  0  0  0   1  0  7  0   1
Cory Richardson cf.......  3  2  2  0   1  1  3  0   0
Jim Munroe p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  2  0   0
 Curt Kautsch p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 27  7  9  6   7  3 24  8   9

Score by Innings                   R  H  E
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LSU................. 002 021 00 -  5  8  1
Texas............... 200 020 21 -  7  9  0
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Note: 2 outs, 2 runners LOB when the game ended.

E - Harris(1). DP - Texas 1. LOB - LSU 12; Texas 9. 2B - Dalton(2);
Witten(1); Aspito(5). 3B - Kolbach(2); Cridland(1). HBP - Higgins; Barbier;
McClure; Ivy. SH - Sepulveda(1); Aspito(3). SF - Cridland(1); Moore(1). SB -
Higgins(1); Thibodeaux(1); Johnson(1); Richardson(1).

LSU                    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Bryan Grace.........  5.2  3  4  3  7  2 17 28  93
Jake Esteves........  2.0  6  3  2  0  1 10 11  46

Texas                  IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Jim Munroe..........  4.1  6  4  4  4  2 18 22  97
Curt Kautsch........  3.2  2  1  1  2  5 14 19  71

Win - Kautsch (1-0).  Loss - Esteves (0-1).  Save - None.
WP - Grace(2). HBP - by Grace (Ivy); by Kautsch (Higgins); by Kautsch (McClure);
by Kautsch (Barbier). BK - Grace(1). PB - Earnhart(5). Inherited runners/scored:
Kautsch 2/2. Pitches/strikes: Grace 93/45; Esteves 46/32; Munroe 97/55; Kautsch
71/41.
Umpires - HP: Randy Christal  1B: Jon Bible  3B: Tim Henderson
Start: 1:04   Time: 2:56   Attendance: 6109
Game notes:
Game called after 8 innings due to travel restricitions...LSU fails to hit
a home run in a game for the first time since a 2-1 win over Florida in the
CWS semi-finals on June 6, 1996.
Game: 222


Play-by-Play

                               1998 LSU Baseball
                          LSU at Texas - Play-by-Play
                  Feb. 22 at Austin, Texas (Disch-Falk Field)


Score by Innings                   R  H  E
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LSU................. 002 021 00 -  5  8  1
Texas............... 200 020 21 -  7  9  0
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LSU starters: 1/ss Dalton; 10/lf Higgins; 4/2b Barbier; 36/1b Furniss; 14/dh
McClure; 13/c Earnhart; 23/rf Leaumont; 8/3b Thibodeaux; 3/cf Witten; 30/p Grace;
Texas starters: 2/lf Sepulveda; 1/2b Nicholson; 3/3b Aspito; 33/dh Kolbach; 12/rf
Cridland; 6/ss Moore; 4/1b Ivy; 9/c Johnson; 24/cf Richardson; 13/p Munroe;

LSU 1st - Dalton grounded out to 2b (1-2). Higgins struck out (1-2). Barbier
singled to left field (3-2). Furniss grounded out to 2b (2-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Texas 1st - Sepulveda walked (3-1). Nicholson walked (3-2); Sepulveda
advanced to second. Nicholson advanced to second on a passed ball; Sepulveda
advanced to third on a passed ball. Aspito grounded out to p, SAC, bunt, RBI (1-1);
Nicholson advanced to third; Sepulveda scored. Kolbach walked (3-1). Kolbach
advanced to second on a wild pitch. Cridland flied out to cf, SF, RBI (2-2);
Nicholson scored, unearned. Moore grounded out to 3b (1-0). 2 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 2nd - McClure singled to left field (1-0). Earnhart lined out to lf
(1-2). Leaumont grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b (2-0); McClure out on the
play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Texas 2nd - Ivy grounded out to ss (2-1). Johnson flied out to rf (2-0).
Richardson struck out (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 3rd - Thibodeaux walked (3-1). Witten doubled to right center, RBI (0-2);
Thibodeaux scored. Dalton doubled to left center, RBI (0-0); Witten scored. Higgins
flied out to cf (0-1). Barbier struck out (3-2). Furniss singled to second base
(2-1); Dalton advanced to third. McClure flied out to cf (3-2). 2 runs, 3 hits, 0
errors, 2 LOB.

Texas 3rd - Sepulveda grounded out to p (0-0). Nicholson grounded out to 2b
(2-1). Aspito singled to left center (0-1). Aspito advanced to second on a balk.
Kolbach struck out (1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 4th - Earnhart out at first 1b to p (2-1). Leaumont out at first 1b to p
(2-2). Thibodeaux walked (3-2). Thibodeaux stole second. Witten walked (3-2). Dalton
flied out to lf (1-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Texas 4th - Cridland out at first 1b to p (3-2). Moore grounded out to p,
bunt (0-0). Ivy hit by pitch (0-0). Johnson flied out to rf (0-0). 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 5th - Higgins singled to center field (0-0). Higgins stole second.
Barbier flied out to lf (2-2). Furniss intentionally walked (3-0). Kautsch to p for
Munroe. McClure walked (3-0); Furniss advanced to second; Higgins advanced to third.
Earnhart reached on a fielder's choice, RBI (2-2); McClure advanced to second;
Furniss advanced to third; Higgins scored. Leaumont reached on a fielder's choice,
RBI (3-1); Earnhart out at second ss to 2b; McClure advanced to third; Furniss
scored. Thibodeaux struck out looking (2-2). 2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Texas 5th - Richardson singled to right center (0-0). Sepulveda grounded out
to p, SAC, bunt (1-1); Richardson advanced to second. Nicholson grounded out to p
(1-0); Richardson advanced to third. Aspito walked (3-0). Kolbach tripled down the
rf line, 2 RBI (0-0); Aspito scored; Richardson scored. Cridland grounded out to 1b
unassisted (0-2). 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 6th - Witten fouled out to rf (1-0). Dalton struck out looking (2-2).
Higgins hit by pitch (2-2). Barbier singled to left field (0-2); Higgins advanced to
second. Furniss walked (3-1); Barbier advanced to second; Higgins advanced to third.
McClure hit by pitch, RBI (2-1); Furniss advanced to second; Barbier advanced to
third; Higgins scored. Earnhart grounded out to 3b (0-1). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors,
3 LOB.

Texas 6th - Moore grounded out to p (1-2). Ivy grounded out to 3b (1-0).
Johnson walked (3-1). Richardson walked (3-1); Johnson advanced to second.
Richardson stole second; Johnson stole third. Sepulveda walked (3-1). Esteves to p
for Grace. Nicholson flied out to cf (1-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

LSU 7th - Leaumont lined out to cf (0-0). Thibodeaux struck out looking
(1-2). Witten struck out (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Texas 7th - Simon to rf for Leaumont. Aspito singled to center field (0-0).
Kolbach reached on a fielder's choice (2-2); Aspito out at second 2b to ss. Guerrero
pinch ran for Kolbach. Cridland tripled to right field, RBI (2-2); Guerrero scored.
Moore flied out to rf, SF, RBI (1-1); Cridland scored. Ivy singled to left field,
out at second lf to 2b (1-1). 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 8th - Dalton flied out to lf (0-1). Higgins singled to left field (0-0).
Harris pinch ran for Higgins. Barbier hit by pitch (1-2); Harris advanced to second.
Furniss struck out looking (1-2). McClure grounded out to ss unassisted (3-1). 0
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Texas 8th - Harris to cf. Witten to lf. McClure to 3b. Esteves to p for
Thibodeaux. /  for Esteves. Johnson popped up to 3b (3-2). Richardson singled to
left field (3-2). Sepulveda struck out (1-2). Nicholson singled to center field
(0-2); Richardson advanced to third, scored on a fielding error by cf, unearned.
Aspito doubled to right center (0-2); Nicholson advanced to third. 1 run, 3 hits,
1 error, 2 LOB.

Plate appearance breakdown


                                                         1998 LSU Baseball
                                             LSU at Texas - Plate Appearance Breakdown
                                            Feb. 22 at Austin, Texas (Disch-Falk Field)

                                                            LSU 5 (4-3)

                  ----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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Dalton ss.........  5  5  1  0  0  0  0  0  0-0   1-5   1-2   1-2   1-2   0-1   0-2   0-0   0-0     0    2    0    1    2
Higgins lf........  5  4  2  0  1  0  0  0  0-0   2-4   0-1   0-1   0-1   0-0   1-1   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    1
Harris pr/cf......  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
Barbier 2b........  5  4  2  0  1  0  0  0  0-0   2-4   0-2   1-3   2-4   2-2   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    1
Furniss 1b........  5  3  1  2  0  0  0  0  0-0   1-3   1-2   1-3   2-4   1-2   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    1    0    1    0
McClure dh/3b.....  5  3  1  1  1  0  0  0  0-0   1-3   0-2   0-2   2-4   0-2   1-1   0-0   0-0     0    4    1    1    1
Earnhart c........  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-0   0-4   0-2   0-3   1-3   0-1   0-1   0-2   1-1     0    3    0    2    1
Leaumont rf.......  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-0   0-4   0-1   0-2   1-2   0-0   0-1   0-1   1-1     0    0    0    3    1
Simon rf..........  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
Thibodeaux 3b.....  4  2  0  2  0  0  0  0  0-0   0-2   0-1   0-1   0-1   0-1   1-1   0-0   0-0     0    2    0    0    0
Witten cf/lf......  4  3  1  1  0  0  0  0  0-0   1-3   0-0   1-1   1-1   0-1   0-1   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    1
Grace 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
Esteves 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............ 41 32  8  6  3  0  0  0  0-0   8-32  2-13  4-18 10-22  3-10  3-8   0-3   2-2     0   12    1    8    8

                     ------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
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Grace...............  28 17  3  7  1  2  1  0  0  1  0  1  1  0  2-7   1-10  1-6   2-7   2-6    12    3  93
Esteves.............  11 10  6  0  0  0  1  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  4-6   2-4   3-6   3-4   1-2     1    3  46


1998 LSU Baseball LSU at Texas - Plate Appearance Breakdown Feb. 22 at Austin, Texas (Disch-Falk Field) Texas 7 (6-5-1) ----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 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Sepulveda lf...... 5 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 0-0 0-2 0-0 0-1 1-2 0-0 1-2 0-0 0-0 1 0 0 2 0 Nicholson 2b...... 5 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-4 0-2 1-3 3-4 1-2 0-0 0-1 0-0 1 3 0 2 1 Aspito 3b......... 5 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 0-0 3-3 0-0 1-1 2-2 2-2 1-1 0-0 1-1 2 0 0 1 0 Kolbach dh........ 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 1-3 1-2 1-3 1-3 1-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 2 1 0 Guerrero 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 Cridland rf....... 4 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 1-3 0-1 1-2 2-3 0-1 0-1 0-0 1-1 1 1 0 2 1 Moore ss.......... 4 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 0-3 0-1 0-1 1-2 0-1 0-1 0-0 1-1 1 1 0 3 1 Ivy 1b............ 4 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0-0 1-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-1 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 2 0 Johnson c......... 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-3 0-0 0-1 0-1 0-1 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 0 3 Richardson cf..... 4 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 2-3 0-0 0-0 1-1 0-1 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Munroe 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 Kautsch 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 27 9 7 1 2 2 0 0-0 9-27 1-6 4-12 11-18 5-11 3-8 0-1 3-3 6 7 2 13 6 ------Batters faced----- vs vs With With Lead Gnd Fly Texas BF AB H BB HP SH SF CI 2B 3B HR WP BK KL Left Right Runrs 2outs Off% Out Out NP ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Munroe.............. 22 18 6 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3-10 3-8 3-11 2-5 3-5 5 5 97 Kautsch............. 19 14 2 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1-6 1-8 1-7 1-5 0-3 3 3 71