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LSU climbs to No. 5 in Baseball America Poll

Alex Lange (Source: WAFB) Alex Lange (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

After a disappointing 7-0 loss to McNeese State to start the week, the Tigers bounced back to beat Grambling and traveled to Missouri to earn their first SEC series sweep.

With a 4-1 record for the week, the Tigers (25-11, 9-6) are continuing an upward march in the polls. 

Miami held on to the No. 1 spot followed by the Florida Gators and Texas A&M Aggies in each poll.

Baseball Polls:
Perfect Game: LSU is No. 13 (17 last week)
Baseball America: LSU is No. 5 (9 last week)
D1 Baseball: LSU is No. 10 (11 last week)
Collegiate Baseball: LSU is No. 15 (20 last week)

The Tigers will play four home games this week, beginning with Southeastern on Wednesday and weekend series against Miss. State starting on Friday.   

The Bulldogs are currently ranked No. 5, 6 and 7 in the polls.

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