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ON DECK | LSU at Tulane

Tigers look to shrug off rough weekend at Kentucky before turniing attention to Alabama

LSU at Tulane

WHEN | 7 p.m. Tuesday

WHERE | Turchin Stadium | New Orleans

RECORDS | LSU 27-14, Tulane 20-21

RADIO: 98.1-FM (Baton Rouge)

TV/LIVESTREAM: CBS Sports Network

IN-GAME UPDATES: TigerBlitz.com

TWITTER: @RandyRosetta, @BillyEmbody, @LSUbaseball

LAST MEETING/SERIES | The Green Wave edged the Tigers 7-6 on March 28 in Baton Rouge, their third win in a row in the series. LSU leads the all-time matchup 180-129-3 and has won 13 of the last 19 meetings.

LAST TIME OUT: Kentucky 10, LSU 2 on Sunday.

RANKINGS

LSU – No. 11 USA Today (coaches), No. 13 D1Baseball.com, No. 14 Collegiate Baseball, No. 15 Perfect Game, No. 15 Baseball America, No. 15 NCBWA (writers)

PROBABLE STARTING PITCHERS

LSU, Fr. RH Matthew Beck 1-0, 2.16 ERA, 16.2 IP, 13 SO/4 BB, .161 opponent batting average vs. Tulane  Jr. LH Sam Bjorngjeld (3-2, 4.91 ERA, 33 IP, 19 SO/24 BB, .285 OBA)

OFFENSIVE LEADERS

LSU – 1B/C Nick Coomes .350 (21-for-60), 11 R, 4 2B, 2 HR, 11 RBIs; 2B Cole Freeman .342 (51-149), 30 R, 8 2B, 1 HR, 23 RBIs, 11-17 SB; RF Greg Deichmann .338 (52-154), 34 R, 10 2B, 13 HR, 46 RBIs; CF Zach Watson .330 (37-112), 17 R, 6 2B, 2 3B, 2 HR, 13 RBIs, 6-8 SB; LF Antoine Duplantis .308 (49-159), 34 R, 7 2B, 2 3B, 1 HR, 36 RBIs, 11-14 SB; SS Kramer Robertson .289 (46-159), 46 R, 12 2B, 1 3B, 4 HR, 23 RBIs, 6-9 SB; 3B Josh Smith .288 (40-139), 26 R, 7 2B, 3 HR, 32 RBIs

Tulane – 1B Hunter Williams .363 (62-for-171), 30 R, 15 2B, 1 3B, 8 HR, 31 RBIs; RF Grant Witherspoon .295 (49-166), 36 R, 9 2B, 4 HR, 27 RBIs, 9-12 SB; CF Grant Brown .291 (33-79), 9 R, 4 2B, 1 3B, 2 HR, 15 RBIs; DH Jarrett DeHart .287 (41-143), 28 R, 11 2B, 8 HR, 36 RBIs; LF Lex Kaplan .281 (36-128), 26 R, 8 2B, 1 3B, 7 HR, 20 RBIs

OUT OF THE BULLPEN

LSU – RH Hunter Newman 0-1, 5 saves, 0.66 ERA, 13.2 IP, 17 SO/7 BB; LH Nick Bush 1-0, 1.74 ERA, 10.1 IP, 13 SO/11 BB; RH Zack Hess 4-0, 2.95 ERA, 36.2 IP, 44 SO/15 BB, RH Caleb Gilbert 2-1, 3.33 ERA, 24.1 IP, 30 SO/4 BB, RH Collin Strall 0-2, 4.38 ERA, 12.1 IP, 13 SO/4 BB

Tulane – LH Christian Colletti 1-2, 5 saves, 3.51 ERA, 25.2 IP, 19 SO/8 BB; RH Ted Andrews 0-2, 5.25 ERA, 12 IP, 8 SO/22 BB; RH Brandon Issa 3-0, 5.55 ERA, 24.1 IP, 19 SO/14 BB

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UP NEXT

LSU at Alabama | 6:30 p.m. Thursday, 6 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday


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