Alabama vs LSU (Apr. 17)



Box score (NCAA)

                               1998 LSU Baseball
                                 Alabama at LSU
                 Apr. 17 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium)

Alabama 5 (31-9,12-6 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Paul Phillips cf.........  4  1  0  1   1  1  2  0   0
Drew Bounds lf...........  3  0  1  2   1  2  1  0   2
Andy Phillips ss.........  4  0  0  0   0  3  2  4   1
G.W. Keller 3b...........  4  0  1  1   0  1  0  1   1
Matt Frick c.............  5  0  0  0   0  1  7  0   0
Jayson Cox 1b............  4  1  1  0   0  2  4  1   4
Sam Bozanich 2b..........  4  1  4  1   0  0  5  2   0
Kelley Gulledge dh.......  3  1  1  0   1  0  0  0   2
Wood rf..................  4  1  1  0   0  0  2  0   0
Justin Smith p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  1   0
 Blankenship p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 35  5  9  5   3 10 24  9  10

LSU 6 (34-10,15-4 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Jeremy Witten rf.........  5  2  1  0   0  2  0  0   0
Cedrick Harris cf........  3  1  0  1   1  0  4  0   0
Trey McClure 3b..........  3  1  1  3   2  0  0  1   1
Eddy Furniss 1b..........  3  1  1  0   1  1  8  1   1
Brad Cresse c............  4  0  1  1   0  2 10  0   2
Clint Earnhart dh........  4  0  1  0   0  2  0  0   0
Danny Higgins lf.........  3  0  1  0   1  0  1  0   1
 Wes Davis pr/lf.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
Blair Barbier 2b.........  4  1  1  0   0  0  2  2   3
Josh Dalton ss...........  3  0  0  0   0  0  0  5   1
Doug Thompson p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Randy Keisler p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
Totals................... 32  6  7  5   5  7 27 10   9

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Alabama............. 002 002 100 -  5  9  3
LSU................. 000 042 00X -  6  7  2
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E - Phillips, A.(8); Cox(6); Smith(1); Higgins(2); Barbier(11). DP - LSU 1.
LOB - Alabama 10; LSU 9. 2B - Keller(10); Cox(11); Cresse(9). HR -
McClure(18). HBP - Phillips, A.; Cox. SH - Harris(4); Dalton(4). SF -
Bounds(1); Keller(5). SB - Bounds(6); Witten(9); Harris(5).

Alabama                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Justin Smith........  7.1  7  6  3  5  7 30 37 136
Blankenship.........  0.2  0  0  0  0  0  2  2   6

LSU                    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Doug Thompson.......  6.2  9  5  3  3  7 27 34 118
Randy Keisler.......  2.1  0  0  0  0  3  8  8  34

Win - Thompson (8-1).  Loss - Smith (5-1).  Save - Keisler (2).
WP - Smith(5). HBP - by Thompson (Cox); by Thompson (Phillips, A.). Inherited
runners/scored: Keisler 1/0. Pitches/strikes: Smith 136/0; Blankenship 6/0;
Thompson 118/0; Keisler 34/0.
Umpires - HP: Tony Thompson  1B: Ken Couch  3B: Ken Eldridge
Start: 7:04   Time: 2:45   Attendance: 6968
Game: 417


Play-by-Play

                               1998 LSU Baseball
                         Alabama at LSU - Play-by-Play
                 Apr. 17 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Alabama............. 002 002 100 -  5  9  3
LSU................. 000 042 00X -  6  7  2
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Alabama starters: 28/cf Phillips, P.; 6/lf Bounds; 2/ss Phillips, A.; 9/3b Keller;
16/c Frick; 34/1b Cox; 4/2b Bozanich; 25/dh Gulledge; 21/rf Wood; 26/p Smith;
LSU starters: 3/rf Witten; 24/cf Harris; 14/3b McClure; 36/1b Furniss; 22/c Cresse;
13/dh Earnhart; 10/lf Higgins; 4/2b Barbier; 1/ss Dalton; 9/p Thompson;

Alabama 1st - Phillips, P. grounded out to 1b unassisted (1-1). Bounds walked
(3-0). Phillips, A. struck out (1-2). Bounds stole second. Keller flied out to cf
(2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 1st - Witten struck out (0-2). Harris grounded out to 3b (0-2). McClure
walked (3-2). Furniss flied out to cf (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 2nd - Frick grounded out to ss (1-0). Cox hit by pitch (1-0).
Bozanich singled to center field (2-2); Cox advanced to second. Gulledge grounded
into double play ss to 2b to 1b (0-0); Bozanich out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 2nd - Cresse flied out to rf (3-2). Earnhart singled to left field (1-1).
Higgins reached on a fielder's choice (1-0); Earnhart out at second 2b to ss.
Barbier reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); Higgins out at second ss to 2b. 0
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 3rd - Wood singled to shortstop (1-2). Phillips, P. walked (3-0);
Wood advanced to second. Bounds singled to right field, RBI (1-2); Phillips, P.
advanced to second; Wood scored. Phillips, A. hit by pitch (0-0); Bounds advanced to
second; Phillips, P. advanced to third. Keller flied out to cf, SF, RBI (0-0);
Phillips, P. scored. Frick struck out (2-2). Cox struck out looking (2-2). 2
runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

LSU 3rd - Dalton grounded out to p, bunt (0-0). Witten lined out to 2b (1-1).
Harris walked (3-2). McClure reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); Harris out at
second ss to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 4th - Bozanich singled to second base (2-2). Gulledge singled to left
field (1-2); Bozanich advanced to second. Wood grounded out to 2b (2-2); Gulledge
advanced to second; Bozanich advanced to third. Phillips, P. struck out (2-2).
Bounds struck out looking (2-2). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

LSU 4th - Furniss walked (3-1). Cresse struck out (2-2). Earnhart struck out
(1-2). Higgins walked (3-2); Furniss advanced to second. Barbier flied out to cf
(1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 5th - Phillips, A. grounded out to ss (0-0). Keller doubled to left
center (1-1). Frick out at first 1b to p (1-1); Keller advanced to third. Cox flied
out to cf (1-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 5th - Dalton out at first 1b to p (2-2). Witten singled down the lf line
(1-0). Harris reached on a fielder's choice (3-2); Witten advanced to second on a
fielding error by ss. McClure homered to right field, 3 RBI (0-0); Harris scored;
Witten scored, unearned. Furniss singled to right field (1-2). Cresse doubled to
right center, RBI (1-1); Furniss scored. Earnhart grounded out to 1b unassisted
(1-2); Cresse advanced to third. Higgins flied out to lf (0-1). 4 runs, 4 hits, 1
error, 1 LOB.

Alabama 6th - Bozanich singled down the lf line (2-1). Gulledge walked (3-2);
Bozanich advanced to second. Wood reached on a dropped fly by lf (1-0); Gulledge
advanced to second; Bozanich advanced to third. Phillips, P. grounded out to ss, RBI
(0-0); Wood advanced to second; Gulledge advanced to third; Bozanich scored,
unearned. Bounds flied out to cf, SF, RBI (2-2); Wood advanced to third; Gulledge
scored, unearned. Phillips, A. struck out (2-2). 2 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1
LOB.

LSU 6th - Barbier singled to right center (3-2). Dalton reached on a
fielder's choice, SAC, bunt (1-0); Barbier advanced to second on a throwing error by
p. Witten reached on a fielder's choice (2-2); Dalton out at second 2b to ss;
Barbier advanced to third. Harris reached on a fielding error by 1b, SAC, bunt, RBI
(0-0); Witten advanced to second; Barbier scored, unearned. Harris stole second;
Witten stole third. McClure walked (3-1). McClure advanced to second on a wild
pitch; Harris advanced to third on a wild pitch; Witten scored on a wild pitch,
unearned. Furniss struck out (2-2). Cresse struck out looking (3-2). 2 runs, 1
hit, 2 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 7th - Keller struck out looking (2-2). Frick flied out to lf (1-0).
Cox doubled down the lf line (0-0). Bozanich singled to center field, RBI (0-0); Cox
scored. Keisler to p for Thompson. Gulledge reached on a fielder's choice (0-1);
Bozanich out at second ss to 2b. 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 7th - Earnhart struck out (1-2). Higgins singled to center field (0-0).
Davis pinch ran for Higgins. Barbier flied out to rf (0-0). Dalton reached on a
fielder's choice (1-0); Davis out at second ss to 2b. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1
LOB.

Alabama 8th - Davis to lf. Wood grounded out to p (0-0). Phillips, P. flied
out to lf (1-2). Bounds struck out looking (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

LSU 8th - Witten struck out (2-2). Blankenship to p for Smith. Harris fouled
out to 2b (1-0). McClure grounded out to ss (2-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Alabama 9th - Phillips, A. struck out looking (2-2). Keller reached on a
fielding error by 2b (0-0). Frick grounded out to 3b (3-2); Keller advanced to
second. Cox struck out (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Plate appearance breakdown


                                                         1998 LSU Baseball
                                            Alabama at LSU - Plate Appearance Breakdown
                                           Apr. 17 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium)

                                                     Alabama 5 (31-9,12-6 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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Phillips, P. cf...  5  4  0  1  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-3   0-2   0-2   2-3   0-0   0-1   0-1   1-2     3    0    0    2    1
Bounds lf.........  5  3  1  1  0  0  1  0  0-1   1-2   1-2   1-2   2-3   0-2   0-0   0-0   1-1     2    2    0    0    1
Phillips, A. ss...  5  4  0  0  1  0  0  0  0-1   0-3   0-1   0-2   1-3   0-1   0-2   0-0   0-0     0    1    0    1    0
Keller 3b.........  5  4  1  0  0  0  1  0  0-1   1-3   0-1   0-1   1-2   0-1   0-1   0-0   1-1     1    1    0    0    2
Frick c...........  5  5  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-4   0-2   0-3   2-3   0-0   0-1   0-0   0-0     2    0    0    3    1
Cox 1b............  5  4  1  0  1  0  0  0  0-1   1-3   0-3   0-3   0-3   1-4   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    4    0    0    1
Bozanich 2b.......  4  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0-0   4-4   1-1   2-2   2-2   1-1   2-2   0-0   0-0     0    0    1    0    0
Gulledge dh.......  4  3  1  1  0  0  0  0  0-1   1-2   0-1   1-3   2-4   0-1   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    2    0    2    0
Wood rf...........  4  4  1  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   1-3   0-2   0-2   2-2   0-0   1-2   0-0   0-0     2    0    0    2    0
Smith 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
Blankenship 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............ 42 35  9  3  2  0  2  0  0-8   9-27  2-15  4-20 14-25  2-10  3-9   0-1   3-4    10   10    1   10    6

                     ------Batters faced-----                     vs    vs   With  With  Lead  Gnd  Fly
Alabama               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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Smith...............  37 30  7  5  0  2  0  0  1  0  1  1  0  1  2-6   5-24  2-17  0-7   2-8     9    6 136
Blankenship.........   2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-0   0-2   0-0   0-1   0-0     1    1   6


1998 LSU Baseball Alabama at LSU - Plate Appearance Breakdown Apr. 17 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium) LSU 6 (34-10,15-4 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 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Witten rf......... 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1-5 0-0 0-1 0-1 1-1 0-0 0-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 Harris cf......... 5 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0-3 0-0 0-0 0-1 2-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-1 0 0 0 1 1 McClure 3b........ 5 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1-3 0-0 1-1 1-2 1-2 0-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 2 0 Furniss 1b........ 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1-3 0-0 0-1 0-2 0-2 0-1 1-1 0-0 0-1 0 1 0 0 1 Cresse c.......... 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1-4 0-0 0-1 1-3 1-3 0-1 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 2 0 0 1 Earnhart dh....... 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1-4 0-0 0-1 0-2 1-2 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 0 1 0 Higgins lf........ 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1-3 0-0 0-1 0-2 1-3 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 1 1 Davis pr/lf....... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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........ 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1-4 0-0 0-1 0-3 0-3 0-2 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 3 0 1 2 Dalton ss......... 4 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-3 0-0 0-0 0-1 1-2 0-1 0-2 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 3 0 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 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 Totals............ 39 32 7 5 0 2 0 0 7-32 0-0 1-7 2-17 8-20 0-8 2-8 0-0 1-2 1 9 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............ 34 27 9 3 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 2-5 7-22 4-17 2-7 3-7 7 5 118 Keisler............. 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0-2 0-6 0-3 0-3 0-2 3 1 34