For college baseball players everywhere, the word “Omaha” rolls off the tongue like no other. LSU’s proud army of baseball legacies knows that all too well. Now the newest batch of Tigers can say “We’re goin’ to Omaha.” They also know all about dog piles and victory laps around an old ball yard that has […]
2008 Baton Rouge Super Regional
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU scored five runs in the ninth inning, including Sean Ochinko’s go-ahead single, as the Tigers rallied to stave off elimination in their super regional series with a 9-7 win over UC Irvine on Sunday. The deciding third game at LSU’s Alex Box Stadium is Monday night.
LSU’s 23-game winning streak came to an end Saturday, as UC Irvine smacked the homestanding Tigers 11-5 in the first game of the final series ever at LSU’s Alex Box Stadium. A Tony Asaro single plated two runs to give the Anteaters a 2-0 lead in the top of the first. Going into the sixth, […]
We continue our preview of the 2008 Super Regionals with four new articles which look at the Saturday-Monday series. Thanks to all my great writers for putting together this great coverage as I did not have the chance to write up any of these great previews. Baton Rouge Super Regional Preview Cary Super Regional Preview […]
Tigers to stick with strengths vs. UCI By now, the point has been clearly pushed across. In case you haven’t heard, the red-hot LSU baseball team will not adapt its style simply because UC Irvine figures to play at a different tempo and with a different approach. Tigers coach Paul Mainieri beat on the same […]