LSU Baseball Report – April 3, 2006
Overall Record: 20-10
SEC Record: 2-7
Last Week: 1-3
March 28 – at
March 31 –
April 1 –
April 2 –
Notes on the Tigers
LSU junior right-hander Derik Olvey
delivered a fantastic performance in a 2-1 loss to
Olvey, a native of
Olvey is 5-1 on the season with a team-best 2.32 ERA . . .
LSU earned its first extra-inning
victory of the season on March 28 when the Tigers defeated
Freshman infielder Jason Ogata's two-out RBI double in the top of the 11th lifted the Tigers to the win at UNO . . .
Reliever Chase Dardar earned the victory by working 1.2 scoreless innings and he struck out four of the five batters he faced . . .
Freshman infielder J.T. Wise enjoyed another productive weekend at the plate, batting .333 (5-for-15) in four games with one double, two homers, three RBI and three runs . . .
Wise, a true freshman from
Senior right fielder Quinn Stewart launched two homers in four games last week to increase his SEC-leading home run total to 12 . . .
Stewart is hitting .348 (39-for-112) this season with with seven doubles, two triples, 12 homers and 35 RBI . . .
LSU plays host to crosstown rival Southern University on Tuesday in Alex Box Stadium in a rare mid-week day game as the contest will begin at 2:30 p.m. . . .
The LSU-Southern game will mark the Tigers' first regular-season mid-week day game at home since February of 1995, when the Tigers defeated Centenary in Alex Box Stadium.