From LSU Sports
BATON ROUGE, La. – LSU junior catcher/first baseman Tyler Moore was named Monday as a National Player of the Week by Collegiate Baseball magazine.
Moore, a Baton Rouge native, enjoyed a remarkable week in leading LSU to four straight victories. He batted .500 (8-for-16) with three doubles, one homer, 13 RBI and six runs scored. He also walked twice, posting a .556 on-base percentage in four games.
In last Tuesday's win over Northwestern State, Moore produced a career-best eight RBI and launched the first grand slam of his career. In LSU's three-game SEC sweep at Auburn, Moore batted .417 (5-for-12) with two doubles, five RBI, two runs scored and a .462 on-base percentage. While playing catcher, he also threw out an Auburn runner attempting to steal second base.