Mason Katz drove home four runs, two on a towering home run to center, and LSU beat Jackson State 11-7 on Friday in both teams' opening game of the NCAA tournament.
Jared Foster added a two-run homer over the left-field bleachers for LSU (53-9), the host of the Baton Rouge regional. Foster entered the game in place of left fielder Raph Rhymes after Rhymes bloodied his nose in...
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May 31, 2013
LSU defeated Vanderbilt 5-4 in 11 innings behind strong performances from Jared Foster, Chris Cotton and little-used Chris Sciambra. Sciambra doubled-in the winning run in the top of the 11th and Chris Cotton got his 3rd save and 16th of the season in shutting down Vanderbilt in the bottom of the frame. It was LSU's 10th SEC tournament title, which is 3 more than anyone else...
HOOVER, Ala. For a game that ostensibly had nothing to do with next week's NCAA baseball regionals, or even the College World Series, this one had everything.
Including the unlikeliest of folk heroes.
Prior to Sunday, LSU sophomore Chris Sciambra's college claim to fame had centered around a gruesome neck injury one non-displaced fracture in the C1 vertebra, while diving...
Pinch-hitter Chris Sciambra's single in the top of the 11th inning scored Jared Foster and lifted LSU to a 5-4 victory over Vanderbilt on Sunday in the Southeastern Conference tournament championship game.
It was the Tigers' first hit in 6 2-3 innings against Vandy relievers. LSU (52-9) claimed its SEC-best 10th tournament title in a battle of the top two seeds and teams...
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May 26, 2013