|Posted on 5/24/2018 6:00:00 PM.|
Move over Austin Bain, Todd Peterson is the next two-way star at LSU. Peterson who has become a lights out closer for the Tigers also showed he can swing a bat. After LSU grabbed a 4-3 lead on a Daniel Cabrera's RBI single in the 12th inning.
Coach Paul Mainieri didn't want to take Peterson out of the game, so he told him to grab a bat and hit. It took awhile for Peterson to find a helmet and with 1-2 count on him, he rifled a drive down the left field line for a two-run double and a 6-4 LSU win over South Carolina in 12 innings.
|LSU, Todd Peterson, Daniel Cabrera, Antoine Duplantis, SEC Tournament|
|Posted on 5/13/2018 4:29:00 PM.|
After losing on Saturday night to Alabama, who has the worst record in the SEC, Sunday's series finale was considered a "must win" for a Tigers team fighting to receive a berth in the NCAA Tournament.
LSU delivered with its backs against the wall with a 7-3 victory over the Crimson Tide.
|LSU, Alabama, Daniel Cabrera, Austin Bain, Nick Bush, Beau Jordan|
|Posted on 4/22/2018 3:41:00 PM.|
LSU's bullpen started the season as a strength, it's now a major weakness. The Tigers led the surging South Carolina Gamecocks 6-0 in the 6th inning, but ended up losing 8-6 as four different relievers gave up runs.
LSU grabbed its first lead of the series, when freshman Daniel Cabrera jacked a three-run home run in the 3rd inning.
|LSU, South Carolina, Justin Row, Daniel Cabrera, Austin Bain, |
|Posted on 4/15/2018 6:44:00 PM.|
LSU trailed 7-3 heading into the bottom of the 9th inning, but a fielding error by Tennessee shortstop Andre Lipcius opened the door for the Tigers dramatic comeback, completed by freshman Daniel Cabrera's three-run homer and 9-7 win to complete a sweep of the Vols.
|LSU, Tennessee, Paul Mainieri, Daniel Cabrera, Austin Bain|
|Posted on 3/21/2018 9:35:00 PM.|
It looked like Tulane's recent winning ways over LSU would continue on Wednesday when the Green Wave jumped out to 4-0 lead. But LSU scored the next 10 runs to win 10-4 over their old in-state rivals.
The Tigers fell behind in the 3rd inning, but LSU jumped ahead with a 5-run 5th inning.
|LSU, Tulane, Zach Watson, Devin Fontenot, Matthew Beck, Nick Storz, AJ Labas, Daniel Cabrera|
|Posted on 3/4/2018 6:03:00 PM.|
LSU finished off a solid weekend with a 4-2 victory over Southeastern Louisiana on Sunday afternoon. The win over the Lions followed up victories against Sacred Heart and Toledo on Saturday and Friday.
Good pitching from LSU was the theme. Zack Hess and Caleb Gilbert had outstanding starts in the first two games of the weekend.
|LSU, Southeastern Louisiana, Antoine Duplantis, Daniel Cabrera, AJ Labas, Ma'Khail Hilliard|
|Posted on 2/21/2018 9:36:00 PM.|
After a rough weekend against Notre Dame, LSU Coach Paul Mainieri was looking for a solid start from Cam Sanders. That didn't happen, but LSU quickly recovered and cruised to a 14-6 victory over UNO at Alex Box Stadium on Wednesday night.
The game got off to a horrible start for Sanders and the Tigers. The right-hander from Thibodaux failed to record an out and gave up three runs.
|LSU, UNO, Paul Mainieri, Cam Sanders, Trent Vietmeier, Daniel Cabrera, Antoine Duplantis, Zach Watson|
|Posted on 6/30/2017 4:58:00 AM.|
By Jeff Palermo
LSU baseball had its most successful season since winning the national championship in 2009 and Tiger Rag Associate Editor James Moran says the pieces are in place to make it to Omaha again next year. Moran says the biggest question is with the starting rotation as the Tigers top two starters, Alex Lange and Jared Poche, are moving on to pro ball.
|LSU, Daniel Cabrera, Nick Stroz, Mason Doolittle, Zack Hess, Eric Walker, Antoine Duplantis, Zach Watson|