Pitching by the numbers: LSU pitchers discuss importance of the pitch count
BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball team has been led all year by All-American pitcher Aaron Nola. Nola and the rest of the staff, though, are guided the an age-old mantra of working the pitch count.
Tigers pitching coach Alan Dunn stresses the importance of getting ahead in the count and using it to his pitchers' advantage.
Tiger pitchers Nola, Jared Poche', Joe Broussard and Alden Cartwright explained what they're thinking at various times in any given at bat, based on the count.