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Alabama Crimson Tide vs LSU (Apr 5, 2008)

Box Score
                       2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                          Alabama Crimson Tide at LSU
              Apr  5, 2008 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium)

Alabama Crimson Tide 6 (17-14,5-6 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Josh Rutledge ss.........  5  0  1  0   0  0  3  1   2
Tyler Odle rf/lf.........  3  0  0  1   2  0  6  0   1
Alex Avila dh............  6  0  2  0   0  1  0  0   2
Brandon May lf...........  3  1  0  0   1  3  2  0   1
 Kent Matthes rf.........  2  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   2
Matt Bentley 1b..........  5  2  2  0   0  2  8  0   0
Ross Wilson 2b...........  5  1  1  0   0  2  3  5   1
Jake Smith 3b............  4  0  0  1   0  1  0  0   1
Mike Sharp c.............  4  0  2  1   0  0  8  3   0
Alex Kubal cf............  4  2  2  1   0  0  2  0   0
Austin Graham p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  1   0
 Will Stroup p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Josh Copeland p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 41  6 10  4   3 10 33 10  10

LSU 5 (19-11,4-7 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Ryan Schimpf 2b..........  2  1  0  1   2  0  4  4   1
Derek Helenihi 3b........  4  1  3  0   1  0  1  2   2
Blake Dean lf............  6  0  0  0   0  1  1  0   1
Matt Clark 1b............  2  0  0  0   3  1 14  0   0
 Jared Mitchell pr.......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Buzzy Haydel 1b.........  0  0  0  0   1  0  2  0   0
DJ LeMahieu ss...........  4  0  1  2   2  1  1  4   0
Rene Escobar dh..........  5  0  1  0   1  0  0  0   6
Leon Landry cf...........  6  1  1  0   0  3  1  0   4
Micah Gibbs c............  4  1  2  1   0  1  7  1   0
 Chris McGhee pr.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Sean Ochinko c..........  1  0  0  0   0  1  1  1   0
Johnny Dishon rf.........  3  1  1  0   1  2  1  0   0
Jordan Brown p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  3   0
 Shane Ardoin p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Daniel Bradshaw p.......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
Totals................... 37  5  9  4  11 10 33 16  14

Score by Innings                       R  H  E
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Alabama Crimson Tide 030 002 000 01 -  6 10  0
LSU................. 120 100 100 00 -  5  9  2
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E - Helenihi 2(4). DP - Alabama 1; LSU 2. LOB - Alabama 10; LSU 14. 2B -
Avila(6); Bentley(8); Helenihi(7); Landry(5); Gibbs(2). 3B - Dishon(1). HBP
- Rutledge; Sharp; Schimpf. SH - Odle(2); J. Smith(2); Kubal(4);
Helenihi(3); Dishon(1). SF - Schimpf(1). SB - Rutledge(8); Odle(3).

Alabama Crimson Tide   IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Austin Graham.......  3.2  6  4  4  3  1 14 20  72
Will Stroup.........  3.0  1  1  1  2  4  9 12  57
Josh Copeland.......  4.1  2  0  0  6  5 14 20  81

LSU                    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Jordan Brown........  6.0  7  5  3  2  7 25 29  90
Shane Ardoin........  1.0  0  0  0  0  1  2  2  10
Daniel Bradshaw.....  4.0  3  1  1  1  2 14 18  61

Win - Copeland (2-1).  Loss - Bradshaw (1-3).  Save - None.
WP - Graham 2(5); Brown 2(4). HBP - by Brown (Sharp); by Stroup (Schimpf); by
Bradshaw (Rutledge). PB - Sharp(4). Inherited runners/scored: Stroup 1/0;
Copeland 3/0; Ardoin 1/0. Pitches/strikes: Graham 72/40; Stroup 57/34; Copeland
81/45; Brown 90/61; Ardoin 10/6; Bradshaw 61/39.
Umpires - HP: Scott CLINE  1B: Tony MANERS (cc)  3B: Richie TALLENT
Start: 7:30 PM   Time: 3:53   Attendance: 7611
Weather: Cloudy, 60 WIND: ENE 6 mph
Game notes:
Alabama and LSU split day-night double header ... Alabama pitchers issued
11 walks in the win ... None of the 11 walks scored ... Rutledge 7-game
hitting streak and 9-game SEC hitting streak ... Odle safety squeeze bunt
in 11th inning ... UA has played 4 1-run SEC games (2-2) ...
Brown faced 1 batter in the 7th.
Game: BAMA31

Composite Box Score
                               2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                       Alabama Crimson Tide at LSU - Composite Box Score
                      Apr  5, 2008 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium)

                     Alabama Crimson Tide 6 (17-14,5-6 SEC)

Player            AB  R  H BI  2B 3B HR BB  SB CS HP SH SF SO IBB KL GDP  PO  A  E
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Rutledge ss        5  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   1  0  1  0  0  0   0  0   0   3  1  0
Odle rf/lf         3  0  0  1   0  0  0  2   1  0  0  1  0  0   0  0   0   6  0  0
Avila dh           6  0  2  0   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   1   0  0  0
May lf             3  1  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  3   0  3   0   2  0  0
Matthes rf         2  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  0
Bentley 1b         5  2  2  0   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  0   0   8  0  0
Wilson 2b          5  1  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  0   0   3  5  0
J. Smith 3b        4  0  0  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  0
Sharp c            4  0  2  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0  0  0   0  0   0   8  3  0
Kubal cf           4  2  2  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1  0  0   0  0   0   2  0  0
Graham p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  1  0
Stroup p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Copeland p         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Totals......      41  6 10  4   2  0  0  3   2  0  2  3  0 10   0  3   1  33 10  0

                             LSU 5 (19-11,4-7 SEC)

Player            AB  R  H BI  2B 3B HR BB  SB CS HP SH SF SO IBB KL GDP  PO  A  E
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Schimpf 2b         2  1  0  1   0  0  0  2   0  0  1  0  1  0   0  0   0   4  4  0
Helenihi 3b        4  1  3  0   1  0  0  1   0  0  0  1  0  0   0  0   0   1  2  2
Dean lf            6  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  0  0
Clark 1b           2  0  0  0   0  0  0  3   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0  14  0  0
Mitchell pr        0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Haydel 1b          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  0  0
LeMahieu ss        4  0  1  2   0  0  0  2   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  4  0
Escobar dh         5  0  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   1   0  0  0
Landry cf          6  1  1  0   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  3   0  1   0   1  0  0
Gibbs c            4  1  2  1   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   7  1  0
McGhee pr          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Ochinko c          1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   1  1  0
Dishon rf          3  1  1  0   0  1  0  1   0  0  0  1  0  2   0  1   0   1  0  0
Brown p            0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  3  0
Ardoin p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Bradshaw p         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
Totals......      37  5  9  4   3  1  0 11   0  0  1  2  1 10   0  4   1  33 16  2

Alabama Crimson Tide   IP  H  R ER BB SO  WP HB BK IBB SH SF CI  2B 3B HR  AB BF  FO GO  NP
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Graham                3.2  6  4  4  3  1   2  0  0  0   2  1  0   1  1  0  14 20   6  4  72
Stroup                3.0  1  1  1  2  4   0  1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   9 12   4  0  57
Copeland  W,2-1       4.1  2  0  0  6  5   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   2  0  0  14 20   4  3  81

LSU                    IP  H  R ER BB SO  WP HB BK IBB SH SF CI  2B 3B HR  AB BF  FO GO  NP
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Brown                 6.0  7  5  3  2  7   2  1  0  0   1  0  0   2  0  0  25 29   1 10  90
Ardoin                1.0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   2  2   1  0  10
Bradshaw  L,1-3       4.0  3  1  1  1  2   0  1  0  0   2  0  0   0  0  0  14 18   5  4  61

Umpires - HP: Scott CLINE  1B: Tony MANERS (cc)  3B: Richie TALLENT
Start: 7:30 PM   Time: 3:53   Attendance: 7611

Weather: Cloudy, 60 WIND: ENE 6 mph
Game notes:
Alabama and LSU split day-night double header ... Alabama pitchers issued
11 walks in the win ... None of the 11 walks scored ... Rutledge 7-game
hitting streak and 9-game SEC hitting streak ... Odle safety squeeze bunt
in 11th inning ... UA has played 4 1-run SEC games (2-2) ...
Brown faced 1 batter in the 7th.
Game: BAMA31

Play-by-Play
                       2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                   Alabama Crimson Tide at LSU - Play-by-Play
              Apr  5, 2008 at Baton Rouge, La. (Alex Box Stadium)


Score by Innings                       R  H  E
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Alabama Crimson Tide 030 002 000 01 -  6 10  0
LSU................. 120 100 100 00 -  5  9  2
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Alabama Crimson Tide starters: 2/ss Rutledge; 43/rf Odle; 16/dh Avila; 6/lf
May; 25/1b Bentley; 3/2b Wilson; 14/3b J. Smith; 18/c Sharp; 5/cf Kubal; 27/p
Graham;
LSU starters: 16/2b Schimpf; 5/3b Helenihi; 34/lf Dean; 9/1b Clark; 17/ss
LeMahieu; 8/dh Escobar; 6/cf Landry; 33/c Gibbs; 21/rf Dishon; 13/p Brown;

Alabama Crimson Tide 1st - Rutledge fouled out to rf down the rf line
(0-0). Odle grounded out to 2b (2-2 SBKB). Avila doubled to center field (2-2
BBFK). Avila advanced to third on a wild pitch. May struck out looking (1-2
KFBK). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 1st - Schimpf flied out to lf (1-1 BF). Helenihi singled up the
middle (3-2 BKBFB). Dean lined out to 2b (0-0). Clark walked (3-1 SBBBB);
Helenihi advanced to second. LeMahieu singled to left field, RBI (2-1 BKB);
Clark advanced to second; Helenihi scored. Escobar reached on a fielder's
choice (1-0 B); LeMahieu out at second 2b to ss. 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2
LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 2nd - Bentley singled to first base (2-2 BFFB).
Wilson singled through the left side (0-0); Bentley advanced to second. J.
Smith out at first p to 2b, SAC, bunt (0-0); Wilson advanced to second; Bentley
advanced to third. Sharp hit by pitch (0-1 K). Kubal reached on a fielder's
choice, RBI (0-0); Sharp out at second ss to 2b; Wilson advanced to third;
Bentley scored. Kubal advanced to second on a wild pitch. Rutledge reached on a
fielding error by 3b (1-0 B); Kubal scored, unearned; Wilson scored, unearned.
Odle grounded out to 2b (1-1 FB). 3 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

LSU 2nd - Landry doubled down the rf line (1-2 BFF). Landry advanced to
third on a passed ball. Gibbs singled to left field, RBI (1-0 B); Landry
scored. Dishon grounded out to p unassisted, SAC, bunt (1-0 B); Gibbs advanced
to second. Gibbs advanced to third on a wild pitch. Gibbs scored on a wild
pitch. Schimpf walked (3-0 BBBB). Helenihi grounded out to p, SAC, bunt (0-0);
Schimpf advanced to second. Dean struck out swinging, out at first c to 1b (1-2
BKSS). 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 3rd - Avila singled down the rf line (1-2 FFB). May
struck out looking (1-2 FFBK). Bentley struck out swinging (1-2 FKBS). Wilson
struck out swinging (1-2 BKFS). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 3rd - Clark popped up to 2b (1-1 BK). LeMahieu lined out to rf (2-2
FKBB). Escobar singled to second base (3-1 BBBK). Landry reached on a fielder's
choice (0-2 KK); Escobar out at second 2b to ss. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1
LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 4th - J. Smith struck out swinging, out at first c
to 1b (1-2 FBSS). Sharp grounded out to ss (0-0). Kubal grounded out to 3b,
bunt (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 4th - Gibbs flied out to cf (2-2 FFBB). Dishon tripled to right
field (1-1 BK). Schimpf flied out to lf to left center, SF, RBI (0-1 F); Dishon
scored. Helenihi walked (3-1 BBBKB). Stroup to p for Graham. Helenihi out at
second c to ss. 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 5th - Rutledge grounded out to 2b (1-0 B). Odle
grounded out to p (0-1 S). Avila struck out swinging (2-2 BKBKS). 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 5th - Dean flied out to rf to left center (1-2 SBK). Clark struck
out swinging (1-2 SBKS). LeMahieu fouled out to rf down the rf line (2-1 FBB).
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 6th - May walked (3-1 BKBBB). Bentley doubled down
the rf line (0-0); May advanced to third. Wilson struck out swinging (2-2
FSBBFS). J. Smith grounded out to ss, RBI (0-1 S); Bentley advanced to third;
May scored. Sharp singled to center field, RBI (1-2 BKF); Bentley scored. Kubal
singled to left field (1-0 B); Sharp advanced to second. Rutledge grounded out
to p (0-0). 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

LSU 6th - Escobar flied out to rf (0-1 K). Landry struck out swinging,
out at first c to 1b (2-2 BKKBFFS). Gibbs struck out looking (2-2 BSBFK). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 7th - Odle walked (3-2 BKBSBB). Ardoin to p for
Brown. Avila lined into double play 1b unassisted (2-2 SFBB); Odle out on the
play. May struck out looking (2-2 BFKBK). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

LSU 7th - Dishon struck out swinging (2-2 BBFFS). Schimpf hit by pitch
(2-0 BB). Helenihi singled to right center (3-2 BBBKKF); Schimpf advanced to
second. Dean flied out to rf (0-0). Clark walked (3-2 BKBSBB); Helenihi
advanced to second; Schimpf advanced to third. LeMahieu walked, RBI (3-1
BKBBB); Clark advanced to second; Helenihi advanced to third; Schimpf scored.
Copeland to p for Stroup. Escobar grounded out to 2b (0-0). 1 run, 1 hit, 0
errors, 3 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 8th - Bradshaw to p for Ardoin. Bentley popped up
to cf (1-0 B). Wilson grounded out to 3b (1-2 SBSF). J. Smith popped up to 1b
(2-2 FFBFB). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 8th - Landry struck out swinging (2-2 BFFBS). Gibbs doubled down the
lf line (1-2 KBK). McGhee pinch ran for Gibbs. Dishon struck out looking (2-2
BFSFBK). Schimpf walked (3-2 KBFBBB). Helenihi lined out to 1b (0-0). 0
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 9th - Ochinko to c for McGhee. Sharp singled to
shortstop (0-0). Kubal out at first p to 2b, SAC, bunt (0-0); Sharp advanced to
second. Rutledge hit by pitch (1-0 B). Odle walked (3-0 BBBB); Rutledge
advanced to second; Sharp advanced to third. Avila grounded into double play 2b
to ss to 1b (2-2 BKKB); Odle out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2
LOB.

LSU 9th - Odle to lf. Matthes to rf for May. Dean grounded out to 2b
(3-2 BKKBB). Clark walked (3-0 BBBB). Mitchell pinch ran for Clark. LeMahieu
walked (3-2 KBBBKB); Mitchell advanced to second. Escobar grounded into double
play ss to 2b to 1b (2-2 KKFFFBFB); LeMahieu out on the play. 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 10th - Haydel to 1b for Mitchell. Matthes fouled
out to 3b (0-0). Bentley struck out swinging (3-2 BBKKBS). Wilson reached on a
throwing error by 3b, advanced to third (0-0). J. Smith grounded out to 1b
unassisted (2-1 BKB). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

LSU 10th - Landry struck out looking (1-2 FBKFK). Ochinko struck out
looking (1-2 FBSK). Dishon walked (3-2 BBFFBB). Schimpf flied out to lf (0-0).
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 11th - Sharp popped up to 2b (0-1 S). Kubal singled
to center field (2-2 BFBFFF). Rutledge singled through the right side (2-1
BKB); Kubal advanced to third. Odle reached on a fielder's choice, SAC, bunt,
RBI (0-1 F); Rutledge advanced to second; Kubal scored. Avila popped up to lf
to left center (0-1 K). Odle stole second; Rutledge stole third. Matthes struck
out swinging, out at first c to 1b (2-2 BKKBS). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2
LOB.

LSU 11th - Helenihi doubled to right center (0-1 K). Dean flied out to
cf (0-0); Helenihi advanced to third. Haydel walked (3-1 BSBBB). LeMahieu
struck out swinging (0-2 KFS). Escobar walked (3-1 BSBBB); Haydel advanced to
second. Landry popped up to 1b (0-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB.
Line score

Alabama Crimson Tide 6, LSU 5 (Apr  5, 2008 at Baton Rouge, La.)
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Alabama Crimson Tide 030 002 000 01 -  6 10  0      (17-14, 5-6 SEC)
LSU................. 120 100 100 00 -  5  9  2      (19-11, 4-7 SEC)
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Pitchers: Alabama Crimson Tide - Austin Graham; Will Stroup(4); Josh Copeland(7). LSU -
Jordan Brown; Shane Ardoin(7); Daniel Bradshaw(8).
Win-Josh Copeland(2-1)  Loss-Daniel Bradshaw(1-3)  T-3:53  A-7611
Weather: Cloudy, 60 WIND: ENE 6 mph
Game notes:
Alabama and LSU split day-night double header ... Alabama pitchers issued
11 walks in the win ... None of the 11 walks scored ... Rutledge 7-game
hitting streak and 9-game SEC hitting streak ... Odle safety squeeze bunt
in 11th inning ... UA has played 4 1-run SEC games (2-2) ...
Brown faced 1 batter in the 7th.
Game: BAMA31
     
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