Recap

Michigan State vs LSU (Mar 05, 2008)

Box Score
                          2008 Michigan State Baseball
                             Michigan State at LSU
              Mar 05, 2008 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium)

Michigan State 1 (3-6)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Gerstenberger, Steve 3b..  4  0  0  0   0  0  0  2   0
Shindler, A.J. dh........  3  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   0
 Boike, Eli ph...........  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Day, Kyle c..............  3  0  0  0   0  0  7  1   0
Potes, Justin lf.........  4  0  1  0   0  0  1  0   1
Roberts, Chris rf........  3  1  1  0   1  0  3  0   0
Jones, Dennis cf.........  3  0  1  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Eckerle, Brandon cf.....  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
Doherty, Brandon 2b......  4  0  1  1   0  0  2  2   0
Roof, Jonathan ss........  3  0  1  0   0  2  3  2   2
 Kunkel, Kyle ph.........  1  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   0
Friedland, Evan 1b.......  3  0  0  0   0  0  6  0   4
 Lee, Johnny ph..........  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   1
Achter, A.J. p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Newsome, Tyler p........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  2   0
 Heitshusen, Scott p.....  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Williams, Seth p........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Clausen, Tony p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 33  1  5  1   1  4 24  9   8

LSU 12 (9-1)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Schimpf 2b...............  3  1  0  0   1  0  2  0   0
 McGhee ph/ss............  0  0  0  0   1  0  0  0   0
Escobar dh/rf............  3  2  1  2   2  1  0  0   0
Dean lf..................  3  2  1  3   2  0  2  0   0
 Gibbs ph................  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Bradford p..............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Bertuccini p............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Clark 1b.................  4  2  2  4   1  1 11  2   3
 Gaudet ph/1b............  1  0  0  0   0  1  1  0   3
Ochinko c................  4  0  2  0   1  0  3  1   2
 Farnsworth c............  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
Mitchell cf..............  4  0  1  1   0  1  1  0   0
 Jones cf................  1  1  1  0   0  0  0  0   0
LeMahieu ss..............  3  0  1  0   1  0  2  5   2
 Helenihi ph/3b..........  1  1  1  1   0  0  0  2   0
Landry rf................  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   1
 Davis ph................  1  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Dishon pr/rf............  1  1  0  0   0  1  0  0   0
 N. Pontiff rf/lf........  2  1  1  1   0  0  1  0   0
Hollander 3b.............  2  1  1  0   1  0  0  5   2
 Haydel ph/2b............  1  0  1  0   0  0  1  0   0
Byrd p...................  0  0  0  0   0  0  2  0   0
 Brown p.................  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Cain p..................  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Nicholson p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 36 12 14 12  10  5 27 15  13

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Michigan State...... 010 000 000 -  1  5  1
LSU................. 003 100 62X - 12 14  1
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E - Gerstenberge(1); Landry(1). DP - MSU 1. LOB - MSU 8; LSU 13. 2B -
Potes(3); Doherty(1); Jones(1). 3B - Helenihi(1). HR - Dean(4); Clark(6).
HBP - Day, Kyle; Eckerle; Schimpf; Escobar. SH - Hollander(1). SB -
Doherty(2); Mitchell 2(4); LeMahieu(3). CS - Ochinko(1).

Michigan State         IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Achter, A.J.........  3.0  3  3  3  6  2 10 16  65
Newsome, Tyler......  3.0  5  1  1  2  2 13 16  55
Heitshusen, Scott...  0.2  1  5  0  1  0  4  7  19
Williams, Seth......  0.1  1  1  1  0  0  2  2   7
Clausen, Tony.......  1.0  4  2  2  1  1  7  8  29

LSU                    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Byrd................  5.0  4  1  0  0  2 20 21  70
Brown...............  1.0  1  0  0  1  1  4  5  18
Cain................  1.0  0  0  0  0  0  3  3   8
Nicholson...........  1.0  0  0  0  0  0  3  3   8
Bradford............  0.2  0  0  0  0  1  2  3  13
Bertuccini..........  0.1  0  0  0  0  0  1  1   4

Win - Byrd (1-0).  Loss - Achter, A.J. (0-1).  Save - None.
WP - Bradford(2). HBP - by Byrd (Day, Kyle); by Heitshusen (Schimpf); by
Heitshusen (Escobar); by Bradford (Eckerle). PB - Day, Kyle(2). Pitches/strikes:
Achter, A.J. 65/31; Newsome 55/30; Heitshusen 19/8; Williams 7/5; Clausen 29/19;
Byrd 70/47; Brown 18/9; Cain 8/6; Nicholson 8/5; Bradford 13/7; Bertuccini 4/2.
Umpires - HP: Ray Gregson III  1B: Ray Miller  3B: Paul Guillie
Start: 3:01pm   Time: 3:08   Attendance: 7103
Game notes:
Actual attendance: 1,955
Game: MSU9

Play-by-Play
                          2008 Michigan State Baseball
                      Michigan State at LSU - Play-by-Play
              Mar 05, 2008 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Michigan State...... 010 000 000 -  1  5  1
LSU................. 003 100 62X - 12 14  1
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Michigan State starters: 10/3b Gerstenberge; 11/dh Shindler; 34/c Day, Kyle;
7/lf Potes; 21/rf Roberts; 6/cf Jones; 8/2b Doherty; 12/ss Roof; 22/1b
Friedland; 35/p Achter, A.J.;
LSU starters: 16/2b Schimpf; 8/dh Escobar; 34/lf Dean; 9/1b Clark; 14/c
Ochinko; 3/cf Mitchell; 17/ss LeMahieu; 6/rf Landry; 7/3b Hollander; 10/p Byrd;

Michigan State 1st - Gerstenberge out at first 1b to p (0-1). Shindler
grounded out to 3b (2-0). Day, Kyle grounded out to ss (2-2). 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 1st - Schimpf popped up to 1b (3-2). Escobar walked (3-1). Dean
flied out to cf (0-1). Clark struck out looking (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Michigan State 2nd - Potes grounded out to ss (0-1). Roberts reached on
an error by rf (1-2). Jones singled to center field (1-2); Roberts advanced to
second. Doherty doubled up the middle, RBI (1-0); Jones advanced to third;
Roberts scored, unearned. Roof struck out swinging, out at first c to 1b (1-2).
Friedland grounded out to ss (1-2). 1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

LSU 2nd - Ochinko walked (3-2). Mitchell struck out swinging (0-2).
Ochinko out at second c to 2b, caught stealing. LeMahieu walked (3-2). Landry
fouled out to 1b (1-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Michigan State 3rd - Gerstenberge out on batter's interference (0-0).
Shindler grounded out to 3b (1-1). Day, Kyle hit by pitch (2-1). Potes grounded
out to 3b (0-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 3rd - Hollander walked (3-2). Schimpf grounded into double play 2b
to 1b (0-0); Hollander out on the play. Escobar walked (3-1). Dean homered to
right field, 2 RBI (0-0); Escobar scored. Clark walked (3-1). Ochinko singled
to left field (2-1); Clark advanced to second. Mitchell singled to center
field, RBI (1-0); Ochinko advanced to third; Clark scored. Mitchell stole
second. LeMahieu flied out to rf (2-2). 3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Michigan State 4th - Roberts singled, bunt (0-0). Jones reached on a
fielder's choice (2-2); Roberts out at second 3b to 2b. Doherty reached on a
fielder's choice (2-0); Jones out at second 3b to 2b. Roof singled up the
middle (0-0); Doherty advanced to third. Friedland popped up to ss (2-1). 0
runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

LSU 4th - Newsome to p for Achter, A.J.. Davis pinch hit for Landry.
Davis singled to second base (0-0). Dishon pinch ran for Davis. Hollander
grounded out to p, SAC, bunt (2-0); Dishon advanced to second. Schimpf walked
(3-2). Escobar singled to left field, RBI (2-2); Schimpf advanced to second;
Dishon scored. Dean reached on a fielder's choice (2-0); Escobar out at second
2b to ss; Schimpf advanced to third. Clark flied out to rf (0-0). 1 run, 2
hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Michigan State 5th - Dishon to rf. Gerstenberge grounded out to ss
(1-1). Shindler struck out looking (1-2). Day, Kyle out at first 1b to p (2-2).
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 5th - Ochinko singled to shortstop (3-1). Mitchell reached on a
fielder's choice, bunt (1-0); Ochinko out at second p to ss. LeMahieu singled
to shortstop (1-0); Mitchell advanced to second. LeMahieu stole second;
Mitchell stole third. Dishon struck out swinging (1-2). Hollander grounded out
to ss (0-0). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Michigan State 6th - Brown to p for Byrd. N. Pontiff to rf for Dishon.
Potes doubled to left center (1-0). Roberts walked (3-1). Jones fouled out to
1b (2-2). Doherty flied out to cf (1-0); Potes advanced to third. Roof struck
out looking (1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

LSU 6th - Schimpf lined out to ss (0-1). Escobar struck out swinging
(1-2). Dean walked (3-1). Clark singled to right field (2-2); Dean advanced to
second. Clark advanced to second; Dean advanced to third on a passed ball.
Ochinko grounded out to 3b (2-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Michigan State 7th - Cain to p for Brown. Friedland popped up to ss
(2-2). Gerstenberge flied out to rf (0-0). Boike, Eli pinch hit for Shindler.
Boike, Eli lined out to 1b (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 7th - Heitshusen to p for Newsome. Mitchell reached on a throwing
error by 3b, advanced to second on the error (2-2). LeMahieu flied out to rf
(0-0); Mitchell advanced to third. N. Pontiff reached on a fielder's choice
(2-2); Mitchell out at home ss to c. Hollander singled to left field (1-0); N.
Pontiff advanced to second. Schimpf hit by pitch (0-0); Hollander advanced to
second; N. Pontiff advanced to third. Escobar hit by pitch, RBI (0-0); Schimpf
advanced to second; Hollander advanced to third; N. Pontiff scored, unearned.
Dean walked, RBI (3-0); Escobar advanced to second; Schimpf advanced to third;
Hollander scored, unearned. Williams to p for Heitshusen. Clark homered to
right center, 4 RBI, team unearned (2-0); Dean scored, unearned; Escobar
scored, unearned; Schimpf scored, unearned. Ochinko flied out to lf (0-2). 6
runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB.

Michigan State 8th - Nicholson to p for Cain. Jones to cf for Mitchell.
Day, Kyle flied out to lf (0-0). Potes grounded out to ss (3-2). Roberts flied
out to lf (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 8th - Clausen to p for Williams. Eckerle to cf for Jones. Jones
doubled to left field (2-2). Helenihi pinch hit for LeMahieu. Helenihi tripled
to right center, RBI (0-0); Jones scored. N. Pontiff singled to left field, RBI
(0-0); Helenihi scored. Haydel pinch hit for Hollander. Haydel singled to left
field (2-1); N. Pontiff advanced to second. McGhee pinch hit for Schimpf.
McGhee walked (3-2); Haydel advanced to second; N. Pontiff advanced to third.
Escobar reached on a fielder's choice (0-2); McGhee advanced to second; Haydel
advanced to third; N. Pontiff out at home 3b to c. Gibbs pinch hit for Dean.
Gibbs flied out to cf (0-0). Gaudet pinch hit for Clark. Gaudet struck out
swinging (2-2). 2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

Michigan State 9th - McGhee to ss. Escobar to rf. Bradford to p for
Gibbs. Gaudet to 1b. Farnsworth to c for Ochinko. Helenihi to 3b. N. Pontiff to
lf. Haydel to 2b. /  for Nicholson. Eckerle hit by pitch (1-1). Doherty reached
on a fielder's choice (2-2); Eckerle out at second 3b to 2b. Kunkel, Kyle pinch
hit for Roof. Doherty stole second. Doherty advanced to third on a wild pitch.
Kunkel, Kyle struck out swinging (2-2). Bertuccini to p for Bradford. Lee,
Johnny pinch hit for Friedland. Lee, Johnny grounded out to 3b (2-1). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.