LSU Baseball Report – May 14, 2007
Overall Record: 29-23-1
Last Week: 1-2
May 11 –
May 12 –
May 13 –
Notes on the Tigers
LSU enters the final weekend of regular-season SEC action tied for eighth place in the overall league standings . . .
The Tigers are seeking to earn a berth in the SEC Tournament for the 23rd straight season . . .
LSU is the only league school to have played in every SEC Tournament since 1985 . . .
The Tigers (12-14-1 in the SEC) are
tied for eighth place with
LSU is also only one-half game
LSU plays at SEC East champion
Vanderbilt this week, while
Sophomore designated hitter
Nicholas Pontiff enjoyed a productive series versus
Sophomore infielder Buzzy Haydel hit .400 (4-for-10) in the series with one double, one RBI and two runs scored . . .
Sophomore left-hander Ryan Byrd
improved to 6-1 on the season as he defeated
Byrd worked five innings, limiting the Gators to four runs on seven hits with three walks and no strikeouts . . .
Byrd was relieved in the sixth inning by freshman right-hander T.J. Forrest, who delivered one of his best outings of the season . . .
Forrest worked the final four innings to earn his first career save, allowing no runs on two hits with two walks and four strikeouts . . .
The Tigers improved to 25-0 on the year when leading a game after eight innings . . .
LSU's final paid attendance for its 35-game regular-season home schedule was 256,537 – an average of 7,329 per game.