LSU vs Auburn (Mar. 15)



Box score (NCAA)

                               1998 LSU Baseball
                                 LSU at Auburn
                    Mar. 15 at Auburn, Ala. (Plainsman Park)

LSU 8 (15-7,4-2 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Danny Higgins lf.........  4  1  1  0   0  3  0  0   0
 Antoine Simon ph/lf.....  2  0  1  0   0  1  0  0   2
Blair Barbier 2b/ss......  4  1  1  0   1  0  4  2   1
Eddy Furniss 1b..........  5  1  1  1   0  0  4  0   1
Trey McClure 3b/2b.......  3  3  2  3   2  0  1  0   0
Brad Cresse dh...........  3  1  1  0   1  0  0  0   2
 Jeff Lipari dh..........  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Jeff Leaumont rf.........  3  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Bryon Bennett ph/rf.....  1  0  0  0   1  1  1  0   0
Clint Earnhart c.........  5  1  3  3   0  0  9  2   0
Cedrick Harris cf........  3  0  2  0   0  1  3  0   0
 Jeremy Witten ph/cf.....  2  0  1  1   0  0  0  0   2
Josh Dalton ss...........  3  0  0  0   0  1  1  3   3
 Johnnie Thibodeaux ph/3b  2  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0
Randy Keisler p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Brandon Bowe p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Dan Guillory p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Kurt Ainsworth p........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 41  8 14  8   5  7 24  7  11

Auburn 15 (19-4,3-2 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Dominic Rich cf..........  3  1  0  0   2  0  3  0   0
Scott Pratt ss...........  4  3  1  1   1  1  0  1   0
Josh Etheredge lf........  4  1  1  1   0  2  3  0   0
Casey Dunn c.............  5  4  5  3   0  0  7  0   0
Jamie Kersh 1b...........  4  1  1  1   1  2  8  0   1
Hayden Gliemmo rf........  4  2  3  2   1  0  3  0   0
Todd Faulkner dh.........  5  2  4  7   0  0  0  0   2
Heath Kelly 2b...........  5  0  1  0   0  2  3  4   0
Chad Wandall 3b..........  5  1  0  0   0  2  0  0   3
Kevin Knorst p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Eric Wood p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 J.D. Jackson p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 39 15 16 15   5  9 27  6   6

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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LSU................. 010 040 102 -  8 14  2
Auburn.............. 230 036 01X - 15 16  0
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E - Furniss(3); McClure(6). DP - LSU 2. LOB - LSU 11; Auburn 6. 2B -
Earnhart 2(6); Dunn(6); Gliemmo(3). HR - McClure(9); Pratt(6); Faulkner
2(7). SF - Etheredge(1). CS - Rich(1); Kelly(2).

LSU                    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Randy Keisler.......  4.1  7  8  5  4  4 20 25  98
Brandon Bowe........  1.0  3  3  3  1  1  5  6  28
Dan Guillory........  1.2  3  3  3  0  2  8  8  32
Kurt Ainsworth......  1.0  3  1  1  0  2  6  6  23

Auburn                 IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Kevin Knorst........  4.0  4  3  3  4  3 16 20  89
Eric Wood...........  4.0  6  3  2  1  2 18 19  60
J.D. Jackson........  1.0  4  2  2  0  2  7  7  23

Win - Wood (4-0).  Loss - Keisler (2-2).  Save - None.
WP - Jackson(2). Inherited runners/scored: Guillory 2/2; Wood 2/2.
Pitches/strikes: Keisler 98/0; Bowe 28/0; Guillory 32/0; Ainsworth 23/0; Knorst
89/0; Wood 60/0; Jackson 23/0.
Umpires - HP: Kenny Gant  1B: Jay Asher  3B: Don Gilmore
Start: 1:02   Time: 2:57   Attendance: 3107
Knorst faced 2 batters in the 5th.
Game: 315


Play-by-Play

                               1998 LSU Baseball
                          LSU at Auburn - Play-by-Play
                    Mar. 15 at Auburn, Ala. (Plainsman Park)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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LSU................. 010 040 102 -  8 14  2
Auburn.............. 230 036 01X - 15 16  0
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LSU starters: 10/lf Higgins; 4/2b Barbier; 36/1b Furniss; 14/3b McClure; 22/dh
Cresse; 23/rf Leaumont; 13/c Earnhart; 24/cf Harris; 1/ss Dalton; 26/p Keisler;
Auburn starters: 28/cf Rich; 1/ss Pratt; 43/lf Etheredge; 20/c Dunn; 10/1b Kersh;
9/rf Gliemmo; 44/dh Faulkner; 8/2b Kelly; 11/3b Wandall; 47/p Knorst;

LSU 1st - Higgins struck out looking (3-2). Barbier grounded out to 2b (2-2).
Furniss grounded out to 1b unassisted (3-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Auburn 1st - Rich grounded out to 2b (1-0). Pratt homered to right center,
RBI (3-2). Etheredge popped up to 2b (1-2). Dunn singled to right field (2-2). Kersh
walked (3-1); Dunn advanced to second. Gliemmo singled to left field, RBI (1-1);
Kersh advanced to second; Dunn scored. Faulkner grounded out to ss (3-2). 2 runs,
3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

LSU 2nd - McClure walked (3-2). Cresse walked (3-2); McClure advanced to
second. Leaumont flied out to cf (3-2); McClure advanced to third. Earnhart doubled
to left field, RBI (2-1); Cresse advanced to third; McClure scored. Harris struck
out (2-2). Dalton grounded out to 1b unassisted (2-1). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2
LOB.

Auburn 2nd - Kelly popped up to 2b (0-1). Wandall reached on a throwing error
by 3b (2-1). Rich walked (3-2); Wandall advanced to second. Pratt walked (3-1); Rich
advanced to second; Wandall advanced to third. Etheredge flied out to cf, SF, RBI
(1-0); Rich advanced to third; Wandall scored, unearned. Dunn doubled to right
center, 2 RBI (2-1); Pratt scored, unearned; Rich scored, unearned. Kersh flied out
to rf (2-0). 3 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB.

LSU 3rd - Higgins struck out (0-2). Barbier singled to center field (1-0).
Furniss flied out to lf (0-0). McClure walked (3-2); Barbier advanced to second.
Cresse popped up to 2b (0-1). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Auburn 3rd - Gliemmo grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-2). Faulkner singled to
left field (1-1). Kelly struck out looking (2-2). Wandall flied out to cf (1-0).
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 4th - Leaumont flied out to lf (3-2). Earnhart popped up to 2b (2-2).
Harris singled to left field (0-2). Dalton grounded out to 2b (1-0). 0 runs, 1
hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Auburn 4th - Rich reached on a fielding error by 1b (1-0). Pratt struck out
looking (2-2); Rich out on the play, out at second c to 2b, caught stealing.
Etheredge struck out looking (0-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB.

LSU 5th - Higgins singled to right field (2-2). Barbier walked (3-0); Higgins
advanced to second. Wood to p for Knorst. Furniss singled to center field, RBI
(2-0); Barbier advanced to third; Higgins scored. McClure homered to left field, 3
RBI (0-1); Furniss scored; Barbier scored. Cresse grounded out to ss (2-2). Leaumont
flied out to lf (2-1). Earnhart flied out to rf (1-1). 4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors,
0 LOB.

Auburn 5th - Dunn singled to left field (0-0). Kersh struck out looking
(1-2). Gliemmo walked (3-1); Dunn advanced to second. Faulkner homered to right
center, 3 RBI (0-1); Gliemmo scored; Dunn scored. Bowe to p for Keisler. Kelly
singled to right field (1-2). Wandall struck out (2-2); Kelly out on the play, out
at second c to ss, caught stealing. 3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 6th - Harris singled to left field (2-2). Dalton struck out (2-2).
Higgins struck out looking (1-2). Barbier flied out to cf (2-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Auburn 6th - Rich walked (3-2). Pratt reached on a fielder's choice (2-1);
Rich out at second ss to 2b. Etheredge singled to left center (1-0); Pratt advanced
to second. Dunn singled to right center, RBI (3-2); Etheredge advanced to second;
Pratt scored. Guillory to p for Bowe. Kersh singled to second base, RBI (2-0); Dunn
advanced to third; Etheredge scored. Gliemmo singled to left center, RBI (0-1);
Kersh advanced to second; Dunn scored. Faulkner homered to left center, 3 RBI (1-1);
Gliemmo scored; Kersh scored. Kelly flied out to cf (3-2). Wandall struck out
looking (1-2). 6 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 7th - Furniss flied out to cf (3-2). McClure grounded out to 2b (1-1).
Cresse singled to third base (0-1). Bennett pinch hit for Leaumont. Bennett walked
(3-0); Cresse advanced to second. Earnhart singled to left field, RBI (2-0); Bennett
advanced to second; Cresse scored, unearned. Witten pinch hit for Harris. Witten
popped up to 2b (0-0). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Auburn 7th - Bennett to rf. Witten to cf. Rich grounded out to ss (1-1).
Pratt lined out to rf (3-2). Etheredge struck out looking (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits,
0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 8th - Thibodeaux pinch hit for Dalton. Thibodeaux flied out to rf (0-1).
Simon pinch hit for Higgins. Simon singled to right center (0-0). Barbier flied out
to rf (1-0). Furniss grounded out to p (0-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Auburn 8th - Simon to lf. Barbier to ss. McClure to 2b. Thibodeaux to 3b.
Ainsworth to p for Guillory. Dunn singled to pitcher (1-1). Kersh struck out (3-2).
Gliemmo doubled to right field (3-1); Dunn advanced to third. Faulkner singled to
second base, RBI (0-2); Gliemmo advanced to third; Dunn scored. Kelly struck out
looking (1-2). Wandall reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); Faulkner out at second
ss to 2b. 1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

LSU 9th - Jackson to p for Wood. McClure singled down the lf line (2-2).
Lipari to dh for Cresse. Lipari grounded out to 2b (1-1); McClure advanced to
second. Bennett struck out (1-2). Earnhart doubled to left center, RBI (0-1);
McClure scored. Witten singled to center field, RBI (1-0); Earnhart scored.
Thibodeaux singled to left center (0-0); Witten advanced to second. Thibodeaux
advanced to second on a wild pitch; Witten advanced to third on a wild pitch. Simon
struck out (2-2). 2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Plate appearance breakdown


                                                         1998 LSU Baseball
                                             LSU at Auburn - Plate Appearance Breakdown
                                              Mar. 15 at Auburn, Ala. (Plainsman Park)

                                                        LSU 8 (15-7,4-2 SEC)

                  ----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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Higgins lf........  4  4  1  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   1-3   0-0   0-1   0-1   0-0   1-3   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    0
Simon ph/lf.......  2  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  1-1   0-1   0-1   0-1   0-1   0-1   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    2    0    0    0
Barbier 2b/ss.....  5  4  1  1  0  0  0  0  0-2   1-2   0-0   0-2   1-3   0-1   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    1    0    1    2
Furniss 1b........  5  5  1  0  0  0  0  0  1-3   0-2   1-1   1-3   1-3   0-2   0-1   0-0   0-0     0    1    0    2    2
McClure 3b/2b.....  5  3  2  2  0  0  0  0  1-2   1-1   1-1   1-1   2-2   0-0   2-2   0-0   1-1     0    0    0    1    0
Cresse dh.........  4  3  1  1  0  0  0  0  1-2   0-1   0-1   0-1   1-2   1-2   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    2    0    1    1
Lipari dh.........  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-0   0-1   0-0   0-1   1-1   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0     1    0    0    1    0
Leaumont rf.......  3  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-2   0-1   0-1   1-1   0-0   0-1   0-0   0-0     1    0    0    0    3
Bennett ph/rf.....  2  1  0  1  0  0  0  0  0-0   0-1   0-1   0-1   1-2   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    0
Earnhart c........  5  5  3  0  0  0  0  0  1-2   2-3   3-3   3-3   3-3   2-3   0-0   0-0   1-1     0    0    2    0    2
Harris cf.........  3  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  1-1   1-2   0-1   0-1   0-1   1-1   1-1   0-0   0-1     0    0    0    0    0
Witten ph/cf......  2  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   1-1   1-2   1-2   1-2   1-2   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    2    1    0    1
Dalton ss.........  3  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-2   0-1   0-3   0-3   0-2   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    3    0    2    0
Thibodeaux ph/3b..  2  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   1-1   0-0   1-1   1-1   1-1   0-1   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    1
Keisler 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
Bowe 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
Ainsworth 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  5  0  0  0  0  6-18  8-23  6-13  7-22 13-26  6-15  4-9   0-0   2-3     2   11    3    8   12

                     ------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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Keisler.............  25 20  7  4  0  0  1  0  1  0  2  0  0  4  2-6   5-14  3-9   3-7   2-5     3    5  98
Bowe................   6  5  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   3-4   2-4   0-0   1-1     1    0  28
Guillory............   8  8  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  2  1-3   2-5   3-3   0-2   0-1     1    2  32
Ainsworth...........   6  6  3  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  1  1-1   2-5   2-5   0-1   1-1     1    0  23


1998 LSU Baseball LSU at Auburn - Plate Appearance Breakdown Mar. 15 at Auburn, Ala. (Plainsman Park) Auburn 15 (19-4,3-2 SEC) ----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 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Rich cf........... 5 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0-2 0-1 0-0 0-0 1-1 0-0 2-4 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 2 0 Pratt ss.......... 5 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1-2 0-2 0-0 0-2 1-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 Etheredge lf...... 5 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0-2 1-2 0-0 1-1 2-2 0-2 0-0 0-0 1-1 2 0 0 0 2 Dunn c............ 5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 3-3 2-2 2-2 2-2 2-2 2-2 2-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 2 0 0 Kersh 1b.......... 5 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-2 1-2 1-2 1-4 2-5 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 0 1 Gliemmo rf........ 5 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 1-2 2-2 2-2 3-3 4-4 1-1 0-1 0-0 1-1 0 0 1 1 0 Faulkner dh....... 5 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 2-3 2-2 3-4 3-4 3-4 0-1 0-0 0-0 1-1 0 2 0 1 0 Kelly 2b.......... 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-2 1-3 0-1 0-2 0-2 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-1 0 0 0 0 2 Wandall 3b........ 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-2 0-3 0-1 0-3 0-3 0-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 3 0 1 1 Knorst 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 Wood 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 Jackson 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 39 16 5 0 0 1 0 7-20 9-19 8-12 10-21 15-26 3-10 4-8 0-0 3-4 2 6 3 6 7 ------Batters faced----- vs vs With With Lead Gnd Fly Auburn BF AB H BB HP SH SF CI 2B 3B HR WP BK KL Left Right Runrs 2outs Off% Out Out NP ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Knorst.............. 20 16 4 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1-9 3-7 1-7 1-5 2-5 4 5 89 Wood................ 19 18 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1-5 5-13 3-9 2-6 1-3 3 7 60 Jackson............. 7 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0-2 4-5 3-6 3-4 1-1 1 0 23