LSU vs Southern California (May 30)



Box score (NCAA)

                               1998 LSU Baseball
                           LSU vs Southern California
                   May 30 at Omaha, Neb. (Rosenblatt Stadium)

LSU 12 (47-17)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Danny Higgins lf.........  4  1  2  1   1  2  3  0   0
 Bryon Bennett lf........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Josh Dalton ss...........  5  1  1  0   0  1  0  2   1
Trey McClure 2b..........  5  1  3  3   0  1  1  1   0
Eddy Furniss 1b..........  4  3  2  1   1  1  7  2   2
Brad Cresse c............  5  2  2  4   0  2  8  1   0
Clint Earnhart dh........  5  1  1  1   0  1  0  0   0
Blair Barbier 3b.........  5  0  0  0   0  1  0  2   0
Wes Davis rf.............  4  1  2  1   0  1  3  0   1
Cedrick Harris cf........  4  2  1  1   0  2  3  0   0
Jake Esteves p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  2   0
 Chris Demouy p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Doug Thompson p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  1   0
Totals................... 41 12 14 12   2 12 27 11   4

Southern California 10 (44-17)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Wes Rachels 2b...........  4  2  2  0   1  0  3  2   0
Greg Hanoian lf..........  2  2  1  0   1  0  2  0   0
Robb Gorr 1b.............  5  1  1  4   0  0  3  0   0
Morgan Ensberg 3b........  5  2  2  0   0  1  1  0   1
Eric Munson c............  3  0  1  2   1  0 12  1   0
Brad Ticehurst rf........  5  0  2  2   0  2  3  0   2
Seth Davidson ss.........  5  0  0  0   0  2  1  1   2
Jason Lane dh/p..........  5  1  1  0   0  2  0  1   2
Jeremy Freitas cf........  4  2  2  2   0  1  2  0   0
Seth Etherton p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Mike Penney p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Jack Krawczyk p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 38 10 12 10   3  8 27  6   7

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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LSU................. 000 113 520 - 12 14  2
Southern California. 102 205 000 - 10 12  2
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E - Barbier(23); Esteves(3); Ensberg(13); Lane(2). LOB - LSU 4; USC 7. 2B -
McClure(11); Rachels(15); Ensberg(21). HR - Higgins(14); McClure(27);
Furniss(28); Cresse 2(28); Earnhart(11); Davis(9); Harris(8); Gorr(14);
Freitas(14). SH - Hanoian 2(12). SF - Munson(2). SB - Dalton(27);
Ensberg(19). CS - Dalton(4).

LSU                    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Jake Esteves........  4.0  6  5  2  2  4 18 22  92
Chris Demouy........  2.0  4  5  5  1  2  9 11  39
Doug Thompson.......  3.0  2  0  0  0  2 11 11  43

Southern California    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Seth Etherton.......  6.0  9  7  7  1 10 27 28 119
Mike Penney.........  0.1  1  1  1  0  0  2  2  13
Jason Lane..........  1.1  3  4  3  1  1  7  8  25
Jack Krawczyk.......  1.1  1  0  0  0  1  5  5  20

Win - Thompson (12-4).  Loss - Lane (8-2).  Save - None.
WP - Demouy(6). PB - Cresse(6). Inherited runners/scored: Krawczyk 2/2.
Pitches/strikes: Esteves 92/55; Demouy 39/23; Thompson 43/27; Etherton 119/72;
Penney 13/8; Lane 25/16; Krawczyk 20/13.
Umpires - HP: Dick Runchey  1B: Tony Walsh  2B: Ken Eldridge  3B: Tony Gisondi
Start: 12:41   Time: 3:30   Attendance: 19470
Game notes:
LSU sets a school and CWS record for home runs in a game with eight...LSU
also ties a CWS single-game record with 39 total bases...The Tigers have
won nine straight CWS games dating back to 1996...Furniss has now hit
safely in 15 consecutive games.
Etherton faced 2 batters in the 7th.
Game: 530


Play-by-Play

                               1998 LSU Baseball
                   LSU vs Southern California - Play-by-Play
                   May 30 at Omaha, Neb. (Rosenblatt Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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LSU................. 000 113 520 - 12 14  2
Southern California. 102 205 000 - 10 12  2
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LSU starters: 10/lf Higgins; 1/ss Dalton; 14/2b McClure; 36/1b Furniss; 22/c Cresse;
13/dh Earnhart; 4/3b Barbier; 20/rf Davis; 24/cf Harris; 28/p Esteves;
Southern California starters: 24/2b Rachels; 25/lf Hanoian; 10/1b Gorr; 14/3b
Ensberg; 3/c Munson; 8/rf Ticehurst; 2/ss Davidson; 16/dh Lane; 37/cf Freitas; 33/p
Etherton;

LSU 1st - Higgins struck out swinging (0-2). Dalton flied out to cf (2-1).
McClure doubled to left field (1-0). Furniss struck out looking (3-2). 0 runs, 1
hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Southern California 1st - Rachels walked (3-2). Rachels advanced to second on
a passed ball. Hanoian reached on a fielding error by p, assist by 1b, SAC, bunt
(3-1); Rachels advanced to third. Gorr reached on a fielder's choice (1-2); Hanoian
out at second ss to 2b. Ensberg flied out to rf (1-2). Munson singled to right
field, RBI (3-1); Gorr advanced to second; Rachels scored, unearned. Ticehurst
struck out swinging (2-2). 1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB.

LSU 2nd - Cresse struck out looking (2-2). Earnhart flied out to rf (0-2).
Barbier reached on a throwing error by 3b, advanced to second (2-2). Davis flied out
to rf (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Southern California 2nd - Davidson struck out swinging (1-2). Lane flied out
to lf (2-1). Freitas struck out swinging (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

LSU 3rd - Harris struck out swinging (2-2). Higgins singled to center field
(3-2). Dalton reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); Higgins out at second ss to 2b.
Dalton out at second c to 2b, caught stealing. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Southern California 3rd - Rachels grounded out to 3b (0-0). Hanoian singled
to left field (2-2). Gorr flied out to lf (1-0). Ensberg reached on a throwing error
by 3b (2-2); Hanoian advanced to second. Munson walked (3-1); Ensberg advanced to
second; Hanoian advanced to third. Ticehurst singled to center field, 2 RBI (2-0);
Munson advanced to third; Ensberg scored, unearned; Hanoian scored, unearned.
Davidson grounded out to p (2-1). 2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

LSU 4th - McClure grounded out to 2b (1-1). Furniss homered to right field,
RBI (0-0). Cresse struck out swinging (3-2). Earnhart popped up to 2b (2-1). 1
run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Southern California 4th - Lane singled to center field (0-2). Freitas homered
to center field, 2 RBI (1-0); Lane scored. Rachels doubled to right field (3-2).
Hanoian grounded out to p, SAC, bunt (0-0); Rachels advanced to third. Gorr reached
on a fielder's choice, advanced to third (1-0); Rachels out at home 3b to c to 3b to
p. Ensberg struck out swinging (1-2). 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 5th - Barbier flied out to cf (2-1). Davis homered to center field, RBI
(0-0). Harris struck out swinging (1-2). Higgins walked (3-1). Dalton struck out
swinging (2-2). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Southern California 5th - Demouy to p for Esteves. Munson grounded out to ss
(2-2). Ticehurst flied out to cf (1-1). Davidson grounded out to 2b (1-2). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 6th - McClure struck out swinging (3-2). Furniss singled to right center
(0-1). Cresse homered to center field, 2 RBI (2-0); Furniss scored. Earnhart homered
to center field, RBI (3-1). Barbier struck out looking (2-2). Davis struck out
looking (3-2). 3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Southern California 6th - Lane struck out swinging (2-2). Freitas singled to
left field (0-0). Rachels singled to right field (1-1); Freitas advanced to second.
Rachels advanced to second on a wild pitch; Freitas advanced to third on a wild
pitch. Hanoian walked (3-0). Gorr homered to left field, 4 RBI (1-0); Hanoian
scored; Rachels scored; Freitas scored. Ensberg doubled down the lf line (0-0).
Ensberg stole third. Munson flied out to cf, SF, RBI (2-0); Ensberg scored.
Ticehurst struck out looking (2-2). 5 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 7th - Harris homered to left center, RBI (1-1). Higgins homered to center
field, RBI (2-2). Penney to p for Etherton. Dalton out at first p to 2b to 1b (3-2).
McClure homered to right field, RBI (2-2). Lane to p. /  for Penney. Furniss walked
(3-2). Cresse homered to left field, 2 RBI (2-1); Furniss scored. Earnhart flied out
to rf (0-1). Barbier popped up to 3b (0-0). 5 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Southern California 7th - Thompson to p for Demouy. Davidson grounded out to
p (1-0). Lane flied out to cf (3-2). Freitas flied out to rf (0-2). 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 8th - Davis singled to left field (1-2). Harris reached on a fielder's
choice, bunt (0-0); Davis out at second p to ss. Higgins struck out swinging (1-2).
Dalton singled to pitcher (1-1); Harris advanced to second, advanced to third on a
throwing error by p. Lane to dh. Krawczyk to p. Dalton stole second. McClure singled
to center field, 2 RBI (3-2); Dalton scored, unearned; Harris scored. Furniss flied
out to lf (2-2). 2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Southern California 8th - Rachels flied out to rf (2-1). Hanoian grounded out
to 1b unassisted (2-1). Gorr flied out to lf (1-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

LSU 9th - Cresse fouled out to 1b (0-1). Earnhart struck out swinging (2-2).
Barbier flied out to lf (0-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Southern California 9th - Bennett to lf for Higgins. Ensberg singled to
pitcher (2-0). Munson out at first 1b to p (1-2); Ensberg advanced to second.
Ticehurst singled to right field (0-0); Ensberg advanced to third. Davidson struck
out swinging (2-2). Lane struck out swinging (2-2). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2
LOB.

Plate appearance breakdown


                                                         1998 LSU Baseball
                                      LSU vs Southern California - Plate Appearance Breakdown
                                             May 30 at Omaha, Neb. (Rosenblatt Stadium)

                                                           LSU 12 (47-17)

                  ----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........  5  4  2  1  0  0  0  0  0-1   2-3   0-0   0-1   0-1   0-0   0-1   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    0
Bennett 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
Dalton ss.........  5  5  1  0  0  0  0  0  1-1   0-4   0-0   1-3   1-3   1-2   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    1    0    2    1
McClure 2b........  5  5  3  0  0  0  0  0  0-0   3-5   1-1   1-1   1-1   2-2   0-2   0-0   0-0     0    0    2    1    0
Furniss 1b........  5  4  2  1  0  0  0  0  0-0   2-4   0-1   0-2   0-2   0-2   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    2    0    0    1
Cresse c..........  5  5  2  0  0  0  0  0  1-1   1-4   0-0   2-2   2-2   0-0   0-2   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    1
Earnhart dh.......  5  5  1  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   1-4   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-1   0-0   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    3
Barbier 3b........  5  5  0  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   0-4   0-0   0-0   0-0   0-3   0-1   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    0    3
Davis rf..........  4  4  2  0  0  0  0  0  1-1   1-3   0-1   0-1   0-1   0-2   1-1   0-0   0-0     0    1    0    0    1
Harris cf.........  4  4  1  0  0  0  0  0  0-1   1-3   0-0   0-1   0-1   0-0   1-2   0-0   0-0     0    0    0    1    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
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
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
Totals............ 43 41 14  2  0  0  0  0  3-7  11-34  1-3   4-11  4-11  3-12  2-9   0-0   0-0     0    4    2    4   10

                     ------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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Esteves.............  22 18  6  2  0  2  0  0  1  0  1  0  0  0  4-6   2-12  3-11  2-7   2-4     5    3  92
Demouy..............  11  9  4  1  0  0  1  0  1  0  1  1  0  1  1-4   3-5   2-2   0-2   0-2     2    2  39
Thompson............  11 11  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1-4   1-7   1-4   0-3   1-3     3    4  43


1998 LSU Baseball LSU vs Southern California - Plate Appearance Breakdown May 30 at Omaha, Neb. (Rosenblatt Stadium) Southern California 10 (44-17) ----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 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Rachels 2b........ 5 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1-1 1-3 0-0 1-1 1-1 0-0 1-3 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 Hanoian lf........ 5 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 0-0 1-2 0-0 0-0 2-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 0 2 0 Gorr 1b........... 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1-1 0-4 1-3 1-4 1-4 0-1 0-0 1-1 1-3 0 0 0 2 2 Ensberg 3b........ 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 1-1 1-4 0-2 0-3 1-3 0-2 1-1 0-0 0-1 0 1 0 0 1 Munson c.......... 5 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0-1 1-2 1-1 1-2 4-4 1-1 0-1 0-0 1-1 2 0 1 2 1 Ticehurst rf...... 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0-2 2-3 2-3 2-3 2-3 1-3 0-0 1-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 1 Davidson ss....... 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-1 0-4 0-2 0-2 0-2 0-2 0-2 0-0 0-1 0 2 0 3 0 Lane dh/p......... 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-1 1-4 0-1 0-1 0-1 0-1 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 2 0 0 2 Freitas cf........ 4 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 1-1 1-3 0-0 1-1 1-1 0-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 Etherton 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 Penney 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 Krawczyk 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............ 44 38 12 3 0 2 1 0 4-9 8-29 4-12 6-17 12-21 2-12 3-9 2-2 2-6 3 7 3 10 9 ------Batters faced----- vs vs With With Lead Gnd Fly Southern California BF AB H BB HP SH SF CI 2B 3B HR WP BK KL Left Right Runrs 2outs Off% Out Out NP ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Etherton............ 28 27 9 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 4 4-9 5-18 1-5 1-7 1-7 2 5 119 Penney.............. 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0-1 1-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 13 Lane................ 8 7 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0-1 3-6 2-4 1-2 1-1 1 2 25 Krawczyk............ 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-1 1-4 1-2 1-3 0-1 0 3 20