LSU vs Mississippi State: By the Numbers

LSU vs Mississippi State: By the Numbers
Caleb Gilbert (Source: WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - No. 21 LSU will host the Mississippi State Bulldogs beginning Thursday night at Alex Box Stadium.

SERIES SCHEDULE:
Thursday: 7 p.m.
Friday: 7 p.m. 
Saturday: 2 p.m.

TV: Thursday's game will be televised on the SEC Network

ONLINE: All three games may be viewed on SEC Network+, accessible at WatchESPN.com and the Watch ESPN app

RECORDS MISS ST. LSU
OVERALL 13-13 16-10
CONFERENCE 1-5 3-3
STREAK L2 L2
HOME 6-4 15-5
AWAY 2-8 1-4
NEUTRAL 5-1 0-1
OFFENSE MISS ST. LSU
BATTING AVG .268 .298
HOME RUNS 14 18
TRIPLES 6 9
DOUBLES 43 54
RUNS/GAME 4.9 6.3
STOLEN BASES 20-22 33-38

Top hitters for the Bulldogs:
Jake Mangum: .336 batting average, 8 doubles, 2 triples, 7 RBI, 8-for-8 stolen bases
Josh Hatcher: .314 batting average, 3 doubles, 3 home runs, 11 RBI  
Hunter Stovall: .305 batting average, 5 doubles, 1 triple, 13 RBI, 5-for-6 stolen bases

PITCHING MISS ST. LSU
ERA 3.45 4.15
STRIKE OUTS 259 245
WALKS 101 91
BATTING AVG .240 .245
SAVES 6 3

Top pitchers for the Bulldogs:
Zach Neff: 2-2, 1.61 ERA, 9 appearances, 2 starts, 24 strikeouts, 1 base on balls
Konnor Pilkington: 1-3, 1.82 ERA, 6 appearances (all starts), 48 strikeouts, 4 base on balls  
Ethan Small: 1-2, 2.73 ERA, 6 appearances (all starts), 46 strikeouts, 10 base on balls       
JP France: 1-1, 1.59 ERA, 1 save, 8 appearances, 1 start, 17 strikeouts, 12 base on balls

Blake Smith: 2-0, 0.00 ERA, 2 saves, 7 appearances out of the bullpen, 11 strikeouts, 3 base on balls

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