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  • Bumgarner, Giants silence Pirates 8-0 to advance

    October 2, 2014 1:55 AM

    PITTSBURGH, PA - Madison Bumgarner pitched a four-hitter with 10 strikeouts and Brandon Crawford hit the first grand slam by a shortstop in postseason history as the San Francisco Giants routed the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-0 on Wednesday night in the National League wild-card game. San Francisco will face NL East... more »
  • Mac Marshall quits team, withdraws from school

    September 26, 2014 9:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Mac Marshall has withdrawn from LSU and has left the baseball team, the sports department announced Friday. Marshall, a freshman left-handed pitcher, is reportedly enrolling in junior college to be eligible for the draft in 2015. The junior college is in Florida. "Mac has decided to... more »
  • Mo'ne Davis to donate jersey to Hall of Fame

    September 24, 2014 10:47 AM

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Mo'ne Davis' performance in the Little League World Series has earned her a place in baseball's Hall of Fame. The 13-year-old Davis plans to donate the jersey she wore last month when she pitched a two-hit shutout, becoming the first girl to win a game at the... more »
  • Legendary Coach Roger Cador discusses autobiography Play Video

    September 23, 2014 8:45 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Longtime Southern University Baseball Coach Roger Cador is entering his 30th year with the team. He's a winner, a history-maker, a baseball visionary on the diamond and he's done it Against All Odds . That's the title of Cador's autobiography. You can get it now on... more »
  • Former Tiger Ranaudo loses in Yankee Stadium debut

    September 4, 2014 8:19 AM

    NEW YORK - Former LSU Tiger Anthony Ranaudo (3-1) pitched well in his Yankee Stadium debut, but the Boston Red Sox offense struggled in a 5-1 loss. Plenty of friends and family were on hand to watch Ranuado, who was born in nearby New Jersey. The righty lasted 5... more »
  • Hamels, 3 Phils relievers combine to no-hit Braves

    September 2, 2014 8:46 AM

    ATLANTA, GA - The biggest number for Cole Hamels after six innings wasn't the zero in the hits allowed column but the 108 pitches thrown by the Philadelphia Phillies' starter. That was enough, even though it meant giving up a chance at reaching one of baseball's most special personal milestones.... more »
  • Mo'ne Davis brings big ratings to Little League

    August 21, 2014 10:21 AM

    BRISTOL, Conn. - Pitching sensation Mo'ne Davis' latest start has drawn record television ratings for the Little League World Series. ESPN said Thursday her team's game earned the highest ever preliminary rating for the event on the network. The 8-1 loss by Davis' Philadelphia squad to Las Vegas on Wednesday... more »
  • AP source: Manfred elected next MLB commissioner

    August 14, 2014 5:56 PM

    BALTIMORE - Rob Manfred has been elected baseball's 10th commissioner and will succeed Bud Selig in January. A labor lawyer who has worked for Major League Baseball since 1998, Manfred beat out Boston Red Sox Chairman Tom Werner on Thursday in the first contested vote for a new commissioner in... more »
  • Man sentenced in burglary of Hank Aaron's home

    August 4, 2014 9:57 PM

    ATLANTA (AP) - A man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for helping burglarize baseball legend Hank Aaron's Atlanta home, stealing jewelry the ex-Brave planned to donate to the Hall of Fame and two cars. Fulton County District Attorney's spokeswoman Yvette Jones said in a statement Monday that... more »
  • Southern optimistic bans could come to end soon Play Video

    July 29, 2014 8:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Southern fans have endured a roller coaster year with their sports teams. While the Jaguars won five SWAC titles, they also had the NCAA hammer brought on them by banning them from postseason play. "We've been working on this now for 15 months, so optimism... more »
  • Cubs to pitch another Wrigley expansion plan

    July 10, 2014 4:31 AM

    CHICAGO, IL - The squabble between the Chicago Cubs and the owners of the rooftop venues that peek over the walls of Wrigley Field is heading back to City Hall. The Cubs will ask the city's landmarks commission Thursday to approve a massive $500 million renovation project that is even... more »
  • LSU's Nola named National Pitcher of the Year

    June 27, 2014 5:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The College Baseball Foundation named LSU all-star pitcher Aaron Nola their 2014 National Pitcher of the Year on Friday. The Baton Rouge native is cresting his third year for the Fighting Tigers and will be the sixth athlete to ever receive the award in school history.... more »
  • Vanderbilt, Virginia to meet in CWS final

    June 21, 2014 11:18 PM

    OMAHA, NE - Vanderbilt beat Texas 4-3 in 10 innings Saturday night, and now the Commodores will meet Virginia in the College World Series final on Monday. The Cavaliers knocked Ole Miss out of the tournament with a 4-1 win over the Rebels on Saturday afternoon. Each of... more »
  • SEC teams Vandy, Ole Miss both need wins Saturday to remain in CWS

    June 20, 2014 11:12 PM

    OMAHA, NE -The College World Series game between Virginia and Mississippi was suspended after a 93-minute lightning and rain delay at TD Ameritrade Park on Friday night, while Texas beat Vanderbilt 4-0 to set up a winner-take-all game between those two Saturday night. The game between the Rebels and... more »
  • Nola named finalist for pitcher of the year award

    June 13, 2014 3:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU pitcher Aaron Nola is nominated for the National Pitcher of the Year Award to be given by the National College Baseball Hall of Fame on June 28 in Lubbock, Texas. Nola is one of three finalists along with Blake Fox of Rice and Brendan McCurry... more »
  • 3 more Tigers, 5 Tiger commits drafted to MLB

    June 7, 2014 10:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE -Three LSU players were selected Saturday during the third and final day of the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft. Junior right-handed pitcher Joe Broussard was chosen in the 15th round by the Los Angeles Dodgers, senior outfielder Sean McMullen was selected in the 30th round by the... more »
  • Highly touted baseball prospect says he'll take LSU vs. anywhere in the draft

    June 3, 2014 11:26 PM

    METAIRIE - The LSU baseball team will have to replace some great players from last season, and they could get some help from another guy expected to go early in the draft. Gregory Deichmann from Brother Martin says, no matter where he's taken in Thursday's amateur draft, he'll be... more »
  • LSU ace Aaron Nola named Golden Spikes Award finalist Play Video

    June 3, 2014 6:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - For the second straight year, Aaron Nola has been named one of the three best players in college baseball, as LSU's ace pitcher was selected as a Golden Spikes Award finalist. Nola is a two-time SEC pitcher of the year and this season had a record... more »
  • Houston rallies to beat LSU 5-4, teams will play tonight for Super Regional

    June 1, 2014 11:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Kyle Survance's RBI single in the 11th inning led Houston to a 5-4 win over LSU on Sunday to force a deciding game in the Baton Rouge regional. Houston (47-16) and LSU (46-15-1) will play Monday night, with the winner advancing to the super regionals.... more »
  • ULL baseball beats SDSU 9-2, will play rematch against Jackson State Sunday

    May 31, 2014 11:23 PM

    LAFAYETTE - Seth Harrison was 3 for 4 with two RBIs and Michael Strentz's early three-run homer helped Louisiana-Lafayette beat San Diego State 9-2 in an NCAA tournament elimination game Saturday, keeping the nation's No. 1-ranked Ragin' Cajuns alive in the Lafayette regional. The Cajuns will now have another... more »
  • LSU's bats come alive late, blast past SLU 8-4

    May 30, 2014 5:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A 6-0 scoring streak helped LSU overcome Southeastern Louisiana 8-4 Friday and advance in the opening round of the NCAA Regional tournament. LSU (45-14-1) trailed the Lions 4-2 before the rally, which came in the Tigers' last two at-bats. Southeastern broke to an early lead... more »
  • LSU Southeastern In Game Update 4, SLU ties game at 2

    May 30, 2014 3:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Southeastern has tied the Baton Rouge regional opener against LSU with a RBI double in the top of the 5th to make the score 2-2. Lions second baseman Jacob Williams hit a ball deep to left center to bring in Kyle Cedotal for the tying run.... more »
  • LSU Southeastern In Game Update 3

    May 30, 2014 3:01 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sean McMullen gave the Tigers their first lead of the Baton Rouge regional with a fielder's choice that scored Mark Laird to put LSU up 2-1 as the teams move to the 4th inning. With runners on 2nd and 3rd, McMullen drove a hard grounder to... more »
  • LSU Southeastern In Game Update 2

    May 30, 2014 2:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A wild pitch brought the first run in of the game for the LSU baseball team to tie the score at 1 in the first game of the Baton Rouge regional. Andrew Cutura issued a walk to Tyler Moore to start the inning, and with Andrew... more »
  • LSU Southeastern In Game Update 1

    May 30, 2014 2:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Southeastern has jumped out to a 1-0 vs. LSU in round 1 of the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional. LIons outfielder Andrew Godbold took a Jared Poche' pitch deep to left center for a home run, the first run of the weekend. The Lions lead 1-0... more »
  • LSU's Nola named SEC Pitcher of the Year

    May 27, 2014 10:27 AM

    BATON ROUGE - For the second straight year, LSU's Aaron Nola won the SEC pitcher of the year award. The junior pitcher was also selected to the All-SEC first team and the All-SEC defensive team. Sophomore shortstop Alex Bregman was named to the All-SEC second team. Sophomore Andrew Stevenson... more »
  • LSU baseball earns No. 8 national seed

    May 26, 2014 11:18 AM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU will host Southeastern Louisiana University at 2 p.m. this Friday after the Tigers received the No. 8 seed in the NCAA Baseball Tournament. Alex Box will also host Bryant and Houston, who play at 7 p.m. Friday as part of the double-elimination regional tournament. ... more »
  • ULL wins first Sun Belt tourney title since 1998

    May 25, 2014 11:25 PM

    MOBILE, AL - Louisiana-Lafayette won held off UT Arlington 6-5 in the Sun Belt tournament championship game, capping a historic conference season for the Ragin' Cajuns. In sweeping the regular season and tournament championships, the Cajuns (53-7) set the conference record for wins in a season. Blake Trahan... more »
  • ULL baseball earns trip to Sun Belt conference title game

    May 24, 2014 10:51 PM

    MOBILE, AL - The Louisiana-Lafayette baseball team beat Texas State 4-3 and the Ragin' Cajuns earned a spot in the Sun Belt Conference tournament championship game. The win gives the Ragin' Cajuns 52 on the year which ties the Sun Belt conferece record. ULL will meet UT Arlington... more »
  • Southeastern baseball books 1st ticket to NCAA regional since 1994

    May 24, 2014 10:44 PM

    CONWAY, AR - The Southeastern baseball team beat Central Arkansas 9-4 Saturday in the Southland conference tournament championship game, earning the Lions their first NCAA tournament birth in 20 years. The Lions built an early lead, scoring two runs in the first and four in the second, and the... more »
  • LSU baseball will face Florida in SEC tournament final

    May 24, 2014 7:19 PM

    HOOVER, AL - The LSU baseball team earned its second run-rule win of the SEC tournament, and the Tigers advanced to the championship game with a 11-1 win over Arkansas on Saturday in Hoover, AL. The Tigers will face top-seeded Florida, who beat Kentucky 6-5 in the other semifinal.... more »
  • Arkansas rallies for 8-7 win over Mississippi, will face LSU again

    May 23, 2014 6:50 PM

    HOOVER, Ala. - Joe Serrano scored on Brian Anderson's sacrifice fly in the top of the ninth in Arkansas' 8-7 win over Mississippi Friday, eliminating the Rebels from the Southeastern Conference tournament. The Razorbacks (38-22), who trailed 6-0 after three innings, meet LSU Saturday for a berth in the championship... more »
  • Dugout fly puts LSU up 5-1 in 7th

    May 22, 2014 5:12 PM

    HOOVER, Ala. - A fly ball into LSU's dugout turned into another run for the Tigers, as they go up 5-1 over Arkansas in the middle of the seventh inning. With runners on second and third and one out, Jake Fraley hit a fly into foul territory which was... more »
  • Arkansas tops Miss. 2-1, will face LSU

    May 21, 2014 4:15 PM

    HOOVER, Ala. - Chris Oliver allowed only one unearned run in 6-1/3 innings to help Arkansas beat Mississippi 2-1 in the Southeastern Conference tournament on Wednesday. Oliver (8-4) allowed four hits and walked two batters before two relievers finished the win off for the Razorbacks (37-21). The Rebels (40-17) move... more »
  • LSU to face Vanderbilt in SEC tourney today

    May 20, 2014 10:04 PM

    HOOVER, AL - Vanderbilt won its opening round game at the SEC baseball tournament on Tuesday, setting up a Wednesday morning game with LSU. The Tigers will start Jared Poche' (8-3, 2.29 ERA) while the Commodores will throw Jared Miller (6-1, 3.88 ERA). Poche' took a loss against... more »
  • LSU baseball departs for SEC Tournament, Mainieri makes case for home regional bid

    May 19, 2014 11:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball team departed for Hoover, Alabama on Monday, but not before Tigers head coach Paul Mainieri stated his case as to why LSU should host an NCAA regional following this week's SEC tournament. "We're finished third in the SEC," Mainieri said Monday morning. "Any... more »
  • No pro baseball at Field of Dreams

    May 16, 2014 7:41 PM

    DYERSVILLE, IOWA- No professional baseball on the diamond this year where the Field of Dreams movie was filmed in Iowa. The president of the group that owns the field says the Northern League won't have teams ready to play this season. The group Go the Distance Baseball plans to build... more »
  • Pitching by the numbers: LSU pitchers discuss importance of the pitch count Play Video

    May 15, 2014 12:38 AM

    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... more »
  • LSU baseball senior day rained out

    May 11, 2014 4:56 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU Baseball won't get a chance to take the series from Alabama on Sunday. The game was officially canceled at around 4:45, according to LSU Baseball's twitter page, after a 3 hour and 45 minute rain delay. Sunday's game was scheduled to be senior day for... more »
  • Jackson State baseball bus burns en route to game

    May 5, 2014 4:09 PM

    MIDFIELD, Ala. - A Jackson State University bus on its way to a baseball game caught fire Monday, destroying the bus but injuring none of the people on board according to the university. A statement from JSU said the bus was taking the baseball team to a game at... more »
  • LSU baseball drops first series since March with 4-3 loss at A&M

    May 4, 2014 6:52 PM

    COLLEGE STATION, TX - Ronnie Gideon provided the winning run for Texas A&M, as a solo home run in the 8th inning lifted the Aggies to a 4-3 win over LSU Sunday afternoon in College Station. LSU tied the game at 3 in the top of the 7th with... more »
  • LSU baseball loses to Texas A&M on walk off

    May 3, 2014 6:55 PM

    COLLEGE STATION, TX - Another game against Texas A&M, another late-inning rally, only this time it was the Aggies trumping the LSU Tigers on a 9th inning walk-off to give A&M a 3-2 win Saturday. Cole Lankford delivered a bases-loaded single in the 9th to break a game that... more »
  • LSU baseball wins wild opener at Texas A&M

    May 2, 2014 10:58 PM

    COLLEGE STATION, TX - The LSU baseball team blew a four-nothing lead in the bottom of the 9th inning, only to rally with a run in the 10th to take a 5-4 win over Texas A&M Friday night. The Tigers got a fielder's choice from Mark Laird in the... more »
  • LSU baseball holds impromptu practice as they wait for new plane Play Video

    May 1, 2014 11:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball team began their weekend road series in the strangest of places - at home, as they waited for a plane to take them to College Station for their series against Texas A&M. The initial chartered plane from Baton Rouge airport had mechanical issues,... more »
  • Livonia baseball playoff run awaits court ruling Play Video

    April 29, 2014 9:38 PM

    PLAQUEMINE - The Livonia baseball program awaits a ruling by an East Baton Rouge judge on whether or not the Wildcats will make the playoff bracket. The Louisiana High School Athletic Association ruled one of Livonia's freshman baseball players ineligible last Thursday, retroactively taking away the football team's deepest... more »
  • 5 run 8th lifts LSU baseball to series win vs. Tennessee

    April 27, 2014 11:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Faced with the same situation that hurt the LSU baseball team on Saturday, the Tigers responded in better fashion Sunday, breaking an 8th inning tie wide open with 5 runs in the bottom of the 8th. The Tigers had not lost a game all year when... more »
  • Southern baseball ends home slate with a loss to Grambling State

    April 27, 2014 4:59 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern baseball team couldn't muster any magic on senior day, as the Jaguars closed out their home schedule with a 16-7 loss to Grambling State. The Tigers started off with a two-run home run by Juan Bueno in the first inning and led 4-0 after... more »
  • Rare late-inning collapse dooms LSU baseball vs. Tennessee

    April 26, 2014 10:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball team watched a 7th inning lead fall through for the first time this season, as Tennessee rallied for 2 runs in the 8th and 2 runs in the 9th innings to top the Tigers 6-3 Saturday night. Jared Poche' threw seven strong innings... more »
  • LSU pitches second straight shutout, beats Tulane 6-0

    April 22, 2014 10:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU pitching staff threw its second consecutive shutout and Tiger batters combined for 14 hits against Tulane's best pitcher as LSU topped the Green Wave 6-0 Tuesday night at Alex Box Stadium. Jake Fraley led the way for the Tiger batters, going 3-4 with 3... more »
  • LSU's busy week continues with visit to St. Jude Hospital Play Video

    April 16, 2014 9:22 PM

    MEMPHIS, TN - The LSU baseball team continued a busy week as they visited the St. Jude children's research hospital in Memphis as they spend spring break on the road. The Tigers got off to a good start to their week with a 13-5 win over Southern Mississippi on... more »
  • LSU baseball falls to Arkansas in weekend finale

    April 13, 2014 6:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Arkansas Razorbacks started with a grand slam in the 1st inning and never looked back as they beat LSU 10-4 on Sunday afternoon. In the process, the Razorbacks (22-15, 7-8) also ended a seven-game winning streak for LSU (27-9-1, 8-6-1). The Tigers only managed... more »
  • Laird's walk-off lifts Tigers to series win vs. Arkansas

    April 12, 2014 5:59 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU outfielder Mark Laird claimed his first walk-off hit in his college career, lifting the Tigers to a 5-4 win over Arkansas on Saturday afternoon. The score was tied at 4 in the bottom of the ninth, and with two runners on base, Laird sliced a... more »
  • Maurepas' own leading LSU at the plate Play Video

    April 11, 2014 4:22 PM

    MAUREPAS - The LSU Tigers are still finding their swing at the plate this season, but catcher Kade Scivicque is helping with that process - leading the team in batting average, hits, and home runs. What is so special about the junior college transfer? He's the first man... more »
  • LSU romps Mississippi State, 17-4

    April 6, 2014 6:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU had their best offensive outing of the season, Kyle Bouman gave a solid start, and the Tigers completed the weekend sweep of the Mississippi State Bulldogs with a 17-4 win Sunday afternoon. The bats accounted for 17 runs on 20 hits for the day, including... more »
  • LSU baseball gets series win vs. Mississippi State with 2-1 win

    April 5, 2014 11:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball team got another strong outing from freshman pitcher Jared Poche' and the Tigers won a heated game 2-1 on Saturday that clinched a series win over Mississippi State. Poche' struck out 6 in 6 innings and the Tigers scored 2 in the bottom... more »
  • LSU blanks Mississippi State, 3-0

    April 4, 2014 10:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - As is the case almost every Friday night, it was the Aaron Nola show at Alex Box Stadium. The junior right hander struck out 10 Bulldog batters and only allowed two total hits en route to eight scoreless innings. Joe Broussard closed out the ninth... more »
  • LSU baseball ends losing streak with win over McNeese State Play Video

    April 2, 2014 10:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU bats came alive and Alex Bregman broke out of a personal hitting slump as the Tigers ended a four game losing streak with a 10-3 win against McNeese State Wednesday night. Bregman smashed a 3-run home run in the 6th inning, giving the Tigers... more »
  • Mainieri to give Fraley more playing time, at-bats

    April 1, 2014 7:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Jake Fraley has made the most of his limited at-bats with the LSU baseball team: now head coach Paul Mainieri is ready to see what his freshman outfielder does with a full workload. Fraley will be in the lineup Wednesday night against McNeese State and most... more »
  • Mainieri returns slumping Bregman to original spot in lineup, expresses confidence in All-American shortstop

    March 31, 2014 11:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Alex Bregman continues to struggle, but LSU baseball head coach Paul Mainieri says he still has confidence in his All-American shortstop. The Tigers (20-8-1, 3-5-1) are in the midst of their first 4 game losing streak since 2011 and much of that stems from a dearth... more »
  • LSU baseball swept away by Gators

    March 30, 2014 8:39 PM

    GAINESVILLE, FL - The Florida Gators finished off a 3 game sweep of #4 LSU baseball on Sunday, handing the Tigers their first SEC sweep since 2011. The Gators won 11-7, coming back after the Tigers took an early lead in the game. LSU (20-8-1, 3-5-1) used 6... more »
  • Doubleheader turns into double trouble for LSU baseball at Florida

    March 29, 2014 9:24 PM

    GAINESVILLE, FL - The LSU Tigers went to Gainsville looking to reignite a spark on their baseball team; instead, they fell further behind in the SEC standings, dropping a pair of games to the Florida Gators on Saturday. Florida took game 1 of the series 2-1 with a walk-off... more »
  • LSU Baseball DH pushed back to 3pm

    March 29, 2014 10:44 AM

    GAINESVILLE, Fl. - The doubleheader between LSU and Florida has been pushed back to 4 pm eastern (3 pm central) due to weather, according to the Florida Gators website. The teams are scheduled to play two nine-inning contests today at McKethan Stadium. The second game will begin approximately... more »
  • LSU-Florida baseball postponed; teams will double-dip Saturday

    March 28, 2014 6:49 PM

    GAINESVILLE, FL - With a steady downpour of rain expected throughout the night, the LSU and Florida baseball teams decided to postpone Friday's scheduled game and set up a doubleheader for Saturday instead. Game 1 will now start at noon on Saturday, while the second game will follow shortly... more »
  • MLB hopes for new drug deal this week

    March 25, 2014 7:35 PM

    NEW YORK - People familiar with the negotiations tell The Associated Press that baseball players and management hope to reach a new drug agreement this week that would increase initial penalties for muscle-building steroids and decrease suspensions for some positive tests caused by unintentional use. The deal would also eliminate... more »
  • Poche's pitching gem lifts LSU baseball over Georgia 2-1

    March 22, 2014 11:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Jared Poche' threw one out shy of a complete game and LSU did just enough against rising Georgia star Robert Tyler to take a 2-1 win over the Bulldogs and take its first SEC series of the season. Poche' threw 8.2 innings while only allowing three... more »
  • LSU bats come alive, downs South Alabama 9-0

    March 19, 2014 10:05 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The bats came alive in the sixth inning for the Tigers with seven runs on six hits to expand their lead and eventually win by the score of 9-0 over South Alabama Wednesday night. Cody Glenn started the game and pitched two scoreless innings but didn't... more »
  • McNeese falls to Southern at home 4-3

    March 18, 2014 9:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Southern picked up a midweek win Tuesday as they beat former LSU star Justin Hill and McNeese State 4-3 at Lee Hines Field. The Jaguars fell behind 1-0 in the 2nd inning and fought off a great performance from Cowboys pitcher Bryce Kingsley, who had 11... more »
  • LSU baseball drops Saturday doubleheader to Vandy, loses series

    March 15, 2014 11:19 PM

    NASHVILLE, TN - The LSU baseball team went from 1 game up on Vanderbilt to dropping the series in the same day, as the Tigers dropped a Saturday doubleheader to the Commodores and lost the weekend series 2-1. With a high chance of rain on Sunday, the teams decided... more »
  • SEC to use instant replay in baseball postseason tournament

    March 13, 2014 7:36 PM

    BIRMINGHAM, Al. - The Southeastern Conference will use experimental instant replay rules during its conference baseball tournament in May. The NCAA Baseball Rules Committee approved the SEC's request to use replay Wednesday. Two other conferences - the West Coast Conference and the Atlantic Coast Conference - already gained approval to... more »
  • LSU baseball uses 7th Inning rally to top Purdue in game 2

    March 8, 2014 11:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball used a 3 run rally in the 7th inning to lift the Tigers to a win against Purdue on Saturday night. The Boilermakers took a 2-0 lead in the 5th inning, but in the 7th, the Tigers re-took the lead as Andrew Stevenson... more »
  • LSU Baseball Drops Weekend Finale To Yale 8-7

    March 2, 2014 10:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball team built a 6-0 lead against Yale on Sunday, only to watch it disappear as the Bulldogs came back to win 8-7. The trouble started in the 5th inning, as the Bulldogs scored four runs to close the gap to 6-4. Those runs... more »
  • Bouman impresses again, LSU downs Yale 3-0

    March 1, 2014 7:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers took to the field after embarrassing Yale Friday night, 19-0. However, Saturday's win didn't come as easily as the night before. Kyle Bouman(3-0) threw seven scoreless innings, the LSU bats found holes in the defense when they needed it, and the Tigers... more »
  • Baseball explains new collison rule

    February 24, 2014 3:49 PM

    NEW YORK - It's probably a good bet that rule 7.13 will cause a lot of confusion in Major League Baseball this season. This is the new rule regarding home plate collisions and MLB has attempted to explain how it works. In short, most home plate collisions have been banned... more »
  • LSU stays undefeated with 4-1 win over Texas Southern

    February 23, 2014 8:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers stayed perfect with a 4-1 win over Texas Southern Sunday night. Freshman pitcher Jared Poche once again stepped up on the mound for LSU, throwing seven innings, allowing one earned run, and striking out seven batters en route to a win. Another... more »
  • Kramer Robertson making a big impression already Play Video

    February 19, 2014 11:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Kramer Robertson is a name LSU fans are going to want to get to know early on in the 2014 baseball season. However, there is more to his name; the former high school quarterback and point guard is also the son of legendary Baylor women's head... more »
  • LSU improves to 3-0 with big win over Grambling St.

    February 16, 2014 9:36 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers improved to 3-0 with a perfect weekend, including Sunday's 6-0 win over Grambling State. Freshman pitcher Jared Poche, the former Lutcher Bulldog, fired a scoreless six innings with three strikeouts in his first collegiate start. Also getting his first start was second... more »
  • LSU baseball hangs on to beat UNO, 7-4

    February 15, 2014 10:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers jumped out to a 7-1 lead in the sixth inning, only to surrended three runs in the bottom half of the frame. "We let them back in the game by walking some batters in the sixth," said head coach Paul Mainieri. "Then we... more »
  • LSU opens season tonight at Alex Box Stadium

    February 14, 2014 2:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers will begin their 2014 campaign Friday night at Alex Box Stadium in front of a capacity crowd. Early reports are that seats are sold out at The Box for LSU's first game against the University of New Orleans at 7pm. "Obviously this... more »
  • Yankees star Jeter says he's done after 2014 season

    February 12, 2014 1:34 PM

    NEW YORK (AP) - New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter says he will retire after this season. Jeter posted a long letter on his Facebook account Wednesday saying that 2014 will be his last year of playing professional baseball. The 39-year-old Yankees captain missed much of last season because of... more »
  • LSU preps for first pitch on Friday Play Video

    February 8, 2014 2:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - It's details, details, details that make a team ready for the start of a long season. LSU is putting together those final details as they get ready for first pitch on Friday against the University of New Orleans. One of the keys to getting ready... more »
  • Tigers' SS Bregman Motivated By CWS Error Play Video

    February 3, 2014 11:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE - For all the accolades Alex Bregman earned in 2013, the LSU Shortstop said has been motivated by one of his few mistakes from last year.  Then a freshman, Bregman botched a ground ball in the 8th inning of a College World Series game against UCLA, allowing... more »
  • LSU Baseball Hosts 1st Pitch Banquet Play Video

    January 26, 2014 11:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE - More than 1000 LSU baseball fans turned out at the Crowne Plaza Hotel for the annual 1st Pitch Banquet on Sunday night. The baseball fundraiser included an autograph session with the team as well as a silent auction. Former Tigers All-American Ben McDonald was the... more »
  • LSU Baseball Holds 1st Practice of the Season Play Video

    January 25, 2014 11:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - With inclimate weather on Friday, the LSU baseball team started practice a day late, but head coach Paul Mainieri said the Tigers were excited and ready on Saturday as they began the 2014 season. The Tigers held a full batting practice and then had a 6-inning... more »
  • More LSU activities postponed

    January 24, 2014 11:35 AM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU closed their campus today and canceled many events taking part around the university. The LSU gymnastics meet scheduled for 7 p.m. CT against Auburn has been rescheduled to Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Maravich Center. The LSU ticket office is also closed, as is... more »

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