LSU Baseball and Softball

  2020 LSU softball family gathers for perhaps last time

The 2020 LSU softball family gathered for possibly the final time Saturday, March 14.

Center fielder Giovanni DiGiacomo named Louisiana Player of the Week

  No. 20 LSU sweeps UMass-Lowell on 2 big swings by Gavin Dugas in Game 3

No. 4 LSU sweeps round robin against Campbell and Illinois State

  No. 20 LSU gets past Southeastern at The Box

  No. 11 LSU goes 1-2 in Shriners Classic after suffering historic no-hit to No. 22 Oklahoma

No. 4 LSU finishes 3-2 in Judi Garman Classic after beating Colorado St. on final day

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HOW TO WATCH: LSU baseball takes on Big XII in Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic

No. 11 LSU blows past La. Tech in midweek matchup

Maribeth Gorsuch named NFCA Pitcher of the Week

Gorsuch, Cummins earn SEC Weekly honors

  No. 11 LSU crushes Eastern Kentucky in Game 3 to win series

Gorsuch pitches perfect game on final day of Purple & Gold Challenge; No. 6 LSU sweeps Sam Houston, Belmont

  LSU to host 2020 Wally Ponitff Classic at Alex Box Stadium

LSU baseball fans get the chance to see a classic game a lot closer to home.

No. 11 LSU upset by Nicholls in midweek matchup

No. 11 LSU dropped a midweek game against previously winless Nicholls State in Thibodaux on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

No. 6 LSU blasts its way to a run-rule win over LA Tech

The No. 6 LSU softball team used an explosive fourth inning, including a grand slam, to run-rule Louisiana Tech on Wednesday, Feb. 19 at Tiger Park.

No. 11 LSU defeats Southern at Alex Box

No. 11 LSU took down Southern at Alex Box Stadium on Tuesday, Feb. 18.

LSU softball moves up in NFCA Poll

Cabrera, Henry named to Golden Spikes watch list

Ali Kilponen named SEC Pitcher of the Week

No. 7 LSU edges No. 13 UL-Lafayette, run-rules North Dakota on final day of LSU Invitational

No. 11 LSU drops Game 3 to Indiana

No. 11 LSU gets past Indiana in Game 2 to win weekend series

  Watch Coach O throw the first pitch of LSU baseball’s season opener

Coach followed the pitch with a short hype speech before the team took the field.

  BRFD responds to small accidental fire at Alex Box Stadium

Firefighters were called out to Alex Box Stadium for a fire before 1 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15.

  No. 11 LSU starts season with convincing win over Indiana

The No. 11 LSU baseball team started the 2020 season with a convincing win over Indiana.

LSU baseball announces doubleheader on Saturday

LSU baseball has announced a doubleheader on Saturday, Feb. 15 due to expected inclement weather Sunday, Feb. 16.

Mainieri previews LSU baseball hosting Indiana in series to start 2020 season

LSU head coach Paul Manieri met with sports journalists Friday, Feb. 7 to preview the Tigers hosting Indiana to start the 2020 baseball season in a weekend series beginning Friday, Feb. 14.

Coach O to throw out first pitch to open LSU baseball season

LSU head baseball coach Paul Mainieri announced that head football coach Ed Orgeron will throw out the first pitch to open the 2020 LSU baseball season.

LSU baseball drops 2020 walk-out songs

Is your playlist ready to knock it out the park? If not LSU baseball is here to save the day.

LSU softball moves into top 10

After starting off the 2020 season 5-0, the LSU softball team has moved into the top 10 of both the USA Today/NFCA DI Coaches and ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate polls.

LSU softball earns SEC weekly honors

LSU softball’s Georgia Clark and Taylor Pleasants picked up SEC weekly honors.

No. 11 LSU softball sweeps OSU, FAMU in Tiger Classic; Tigers pitch no-hitter in run-rule win over Rattlers on final day

The No. 11 LSU softball team in action Friday, Feb. 7 through Sunday, Feb. 9 for the 10th annual Tiger Classic.

No. 11 LSU softball wins season opener over Central Arkansas

The No. 11 LSU softball team opened the 2020 season with a win over Central Arkansas on Thursday, Feb. 6 at Tiger Park.

Vanderbilt baseball picked to win 2020 SEC Championship

Vanderbilt University has been picked to win the 2020 Southeastern Conference Championship as voted on by the league’s 14 head coaches.

  NATIONAL SIGNING DAY: High school athletes across south La. sign with colleges, universities

Many athletes across south Louisiana signed their letters of intent with colleges and universities for National Signing Day on Feb. 5, 2020.

LSU ranks in top 15 of preseason NCBWA poll

The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) released its preseason poll Monday and LSU is ranked in the top 15.

  Tiger fans help kick off LSU baseball season at Baseball Fan Fest

There’s no one more hyped than an LSU sports fan, and Tiger fans were definitely excited during LSU’s Baseball Fan Fest at Alex Box Stadium.

  LSU Baseball Fan Fest set for Saturday, Feb. 1

LSU Baseball Fan Fest was initially scheduled to happen on Sunday, Jan. 26 but was postponed to Saturday, Feb. 1 due to rain.

  Baseball brothers host ‘Strike Out ALS with Aaron and Austin Nola’

Brothers Aaron and Austin Nola hosted a special charity event out of the love for their uncle, Alan Andries, who is fighting ALS.

LSU softball ranked No. 11 in preseason polls

The LSU softball team will start the 2020 season ranked No. 11 in both the ESPN.com/USA Softball poll and in the USA Today/NFCA DI Coaches poll.

Daniel Cabrera named First-Team Preseason All-American

LSU junior outfielder Daniel Cabrera was named to the 2020 First-Team Preseason All-American by Baseball America magazine.

LSU coaches believe pitcher Cole Henry can stay healthy entire season

LSU sophomore pitcher Cole Henry appeared in 14 games last season, 11 of which he started, but missed four consecutive weeks late in the regular season due to arm soreness before returning to the mound in the postseason.

Tigers receive 2020 Preseason All-American honors

LSU outfielder Daniel Cabrera and pitcher Cole Henry were named the 2020 Preseason All-Americans by D1 Baseball.

LSU baseball ranked No. 12 in USA Today Baseball Poll

The LSU baseball team has been ranked No. 12 in the 2020 USA Today preseason baseball coaches poll.

LSU softball previews 2020 season

The LSU softball team held its annual media day on Wednesday, Jan. 22 with local media in the new Mike Moore Performance Center.

2019 in men’s athletics

What a year 2019 has been in the world of men’s athletics in south Louisiana.

Women’s athletics in 2019

The year 2019 was a busy year for women’s athletics at LSU and Southern University.

LSU baseball ranked No. 11 in preseason poll

LSU baseball is ranked No. 11 in the 2019 Collegiate Baseball newspaper preseason poll.

LSU softball No. 2 recruiting class in the country

As fall ball comes to a close, LSU softball and head coach Beth Torina announce the signing of nine during the 2019 Signing Day. All will be a freshman and eligible for the 2020 season.

LSU softball announces 2020 schedule

The LSU softball team has released the 2020 regular-season schedule.

LSU’s offense explodes in exhibition game against Nicholls

LSU had a total of 21 hits as the Tigers cruised to an easy win against Nicholls State in an exhibition game Sunday.

Andrew Stevenson becomes LSU’s 15th World Series Champion

Washington Nationals’ outfielder Andrew Stevenson joined the list of 15 former Tigers who have won World Series championships.

LSU beats UNO in exhibition game

LSU designated hitter CJ Willis delivered big in the 10th inning Sunday to lift the Tigers to a 4-3 victory over the University of New Orleans at Alex Box Stadium.

LSU baseball plays host exhibition game

LSU baseball will play an exhibition game against the University of New Orleans on Sunday, October 27, at Alex Box Stadium.

Three former Tigers prepare for the 2019 World Series

Three former LSU players are part of the 2019 pennant-winning teams that will play in the 2019 World Series.

  Throwback Thursday: 10/10/2019

Here are some videos from years past that were put together by the 9Sports team for Throwback Thursday. Enjoy.

LSU fall ball gets underway in September heat

LSU baseball’s day one of fall practice Sunday sure felt like the middle of summer.

LSU softball announces fall ball schedule

The LSU softball team has announced its fall schedule. The Tigers will be taking on various teams in October and November.

LSU baseball announces fall ball schedule

The 2020 LSU baseball team will take the field for the first time Sunday, September 27, to start its six-week fall practice.

LSU baseball releases 2020 schedule

LSU baseball has released its 2020 schedule, which will feature 37 home games and 27 games against teams that participated in the 2019 NCAA Tournament.

  LSU unveils Skip Bertman statue at Alex Box

LSU announced Monday it will unveil a statue of legendary baseball coach Skip Bertman.

LSU head coach Paul Mainieri receives Rod Dedeaux Award in Dodger Stadium

LSU head coach Paul Mainieri was given the 2018 Rod Dedeaux Award for his performance as head coach of the USA Collegiate National Team last summer.

Former Tigers invited to 2020 USA WNT Olympic Selection Trials

Former softball standouts Sahvanna Janquish and Carley Hoover have been invited to the 2020 USA Softball Women’s National Team (WNT) Olympic Selection Trials.

  College Baseball Hall of Fame induction coming to Baton Rouge, so could a museum be next?

Governor John Bel Edwards and local leaders announced Monday, Aug. 5 that the National College Baseball Hall of Fame’s Night of Champions induction and awards ceremony will take place at the River Center Nov. 2.

LSU baseball releases 2020 roster and new player profiles

It’s a double-edged sword; graduating seniors to the major leagues.

LSU LF Daniel Cabrera set to wear No. 8 next season

LSU junior left fielder Daniel Cabrera has earned the honor of wearing No. 8 for the Tigers next season, head coach Paul Mainieri announced Wednesday.

Seven greats to enter LSU Athletic Hall of Fame

Seven former student-athletes have been selected for induction into the LSU Athletic Hall of Fame, Director of Athletics Scott Woodward announced.

CBS Sports ranks LSU at No. 4 in ‘Best of College Sports’ poll

LSU is ranked as the No. 4 overall sports program for 2018-2019, according to CBS Sports.

Former LSU pitcher Jared Poche decides to retire from professional baseball

LSU baseball’s all-time wins leader at pitcher, Jared Poche, is calling it a career.

Former LSU Tiger DJ LeMahieu makes history in London

It was a historic weekend for the Yankees and Red Sox, who became the first teams to play MLB games in London. One former Tiger would cement his name in history as the first MLB player to record a hit in Europe.

LSU baseball freshman receives All-American honor

Freshman Cole Henry was named to the second-team All-American.

Former LSU baseball stars named starters for MLB All-Star Game

Former LSU baseball stars DJ LeMahieu and Alex Bregman were named American League starters for the 2019 All-Star Game.

DJ Lamahieu hits HR No. 10, has 51 RBI so far this season

Former LSU baseball star DJ Lemahieu now has 10 home runs and 51 RBI on the season with the New York Yankees and only 77 games have been played so far.

Former Tiger ace promoted to Double-A Smokies

Former LSU starting pitcher Alex Lange has been promoted to the Double-A Tennessee Smokies.

LSU center fielder Zach Watson earns back-to-back Gold Glove awards

LSU center fielder Zach Watson has been named to the 2019 American Baseball Coaches Association Gold Glove team.

Austin Nola gets the call from Seattle, collects first MLB hit

Former LSU and Catholic High star Austin Nola made his Major League Baseball debut with the Seattle Mariners Sunday against the Oakland A's.

  LSU head coach Paul Mainieri reflects on the season

LSU baseball head coach Paul Mainieri said Thursday he knows not making it to Omaha is tough on the Tiger fan base but there is still plenty to be proud of this season.

  Drew Bianco hits HR off LSU teammate in debut with Rougarou

Fans who went out to Goldsby Field Wednesday night to watch the Baton Rouge Rougarou got treated to something new.

LSU softball finishes year ranked in top 10

After the LSU Tigers went 43-19 in the 2019 season, the team finishes the year ranked in the top 10. The squad comes in at No. 10 in the USA Today/NFCA Poll and finished at No. 12 in the ESPN.com/USA Softball poll.

  FSU head coach Mike Martin: Fontenot 'pitched like a warrior’

Hall of Fame and Florida State head baseball coach Mike Martin wanted to meet one man after his team punched their ticket to Omaha, and that person was Devin Fontenot.