New Orleans, Louisiana 2021-05-11 21:05:00 –
When LSU beat Louisiana Tech 16-8 in an important mid-week match at Alex Box Stadium on Tuesday night, freshman first baseman Tremorgan advanced 4-5 with 2 RBIs. Zack Arnold got off the bench and drove in four runs.
The match was canceled with lightning in the bottom of the seventh inning and was summoned shortly after a meeting with LSU coach Paul Mainieri, Lane Burrows technical coach, and home plate referee Ryan Brotherd.
The Tigers will improve to 30-18 overall. The 20th place bulldog fell to 33-12.
LSU moved to 12-0 in the mid-week game during the year the Tigers were lumping in play at the Southeastern Conference. This includes a 16-7 victory over Louisiana Tech on February 22nd.
Morgan has increased his batting average for the season from .363 to .375, which leads the team.
But Arnold was an amazing star. After making two mistakes, Arnold replaced shortstop and starter Jordan Thompson with a doubles pair in the first two at-bats, ending the night 3-4.
Freshman Michael Fowler, the fourth of six LSU pitchers, won his first career win. Randon Tompkins took a loss for Tech.
The Tigers will continue to stand home against Alabama this weekend. The game is set at 7pm on Friday and 2pm on Saturday and Sunday.
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