| Tiger Rant|| Missed yesterday's game - Wow @ Casey Yocom - thunderbird1100 on 5/19/13 at 11:18 am|
Dont know if we'll ever see another 4 hit game from him. 4 for 5...couldnt believe that when I saw the boxscore for Yocom....
| Tiger Rant|| Former LSU baseball transfers (away from our program), how they are doing... - thunderbird1100 on 5/17/13 at 6:33 pm|
In keeping the theme with some good baseball threads, I decided to post what's been going on with some of our transfers we had from our program to others. These are all from last season
LHP Christian Trent is at Delgado CC (Division I)
74.2 IP, 62 H, 72 K, 14 BB, .224 opp/avg, 2.77 ERA
| SEC Rant|| OM fans - why was Bobby Wahl pulled after 1 inning against MSU? - thunderbird1100 on 5/13/13 at 4:34 pm|
Just rolled through box score and he was pulled after 1 inning where he struck out the side :confused:...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| 2013 LSU Basketball Recruiting Overview - thunderbird1100 on 5/13/13 at 12:02 pm|
Really awesome article.
I did not know Darcy Malone was also offered by Butler, Notre Dame and Georgia Tech. That's 3 nice offers he turned down to come here (props, David Patrick :cheers:)...
| SEC Rant|| SEC Baseball Tournament seeding during final weekend (updated 5/16) - thunderbird1100 on 5/12/13 at 4:52 pm|
1. Vanderbilt (25-2) > plays winner of 8/9
2. Louisiana State (22-6) > plays winner of 7/10
3. Arkansas (17-10) > plays winner of 6/11
4. South Carolina (16-11) > plays winner of 5/12
5. Mississippi State (15-13) vs. 12. Missouri (9-19)
6. Florida (14-14) vs. 11. Kent...
| Tiger Rant|| Interesting take on baseball losses this year - thunderbird1100 on 5/10/13 at 1:48 pm|
Breaking down some things I came to this.
When we play our usual good defense, we are extremely tough to beat. We've lost 7 games this year, 3 of those we have completely given away (and all recently). So only 4 games we have gotten outplayed in and subsequently lost. 4 out of 50 games.
| LSU Recruiting Board|| New (unconfirmed) 2013 basketball commit - Ilker Er from Turkey - thunderbird1100 on 5/9/13 at 8:20 pm|
Randy Rosetta ?@RandyRosetta 14m
Seeing for the second time in as many days that swing man Ilker Er, a Turkish native, has committed to #LSU. Not confirmed yet.
From Turkey originally, played in Florida this last season. Averaged 14.1 PPG, 44% from 3 at Arlington Country Day last season (loade...
| SEC Rant|| Dickie V's Top 40 for 2013-2014 includes 4 SEC teams - thunderbird1100 on 5/2/13 at 9:57 pm|
| More Sports Board|| Scrolling through MLB stats, and came across this abomination - thunderbird1100 on 5/1/13 at 4:20 pm|
[link=(http://espn.go.com/mlb/attendance)]Last in Attendance by 5000ish fans[/link]
W, JW...terrible, awful fans
Basically filling up 1/3 of the stadium...
| SEC Recruiting|| 247 releases final 2013 Basketball Top 247, + final ESPN 100 - thunderbird1100 on 4/30/13 at 12:51 pm|
As usual, I love the format which shows where players moved...
[link=(http://247sports.com/Season/2013-Basketball/RecruitRankings?InstitutionGroup=HighSchool)]Kentucky now has 5 of Top 10 players[/link]
[link=(http://247sports.com/Season/2013-Basketball/CompositeTeamRankings)]Updated Team Rank...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Could a legit baseball site (for recruiting) team up with 247 down the road? - thunderbird1100 on 4/23/13 at 5:15 pm|
As college baseball continues to become more popular and is aired on television more and more invariably the folks who follow recruiting heavily will want a service to turn to that's streamlined with a general recruiting service (such as 247, rivals, scout) to learn more about potential recruits/cla...
| Tiger Rant|| Article on Martin and Mickey in Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball Classic - thunderbird1100 on 4/23/13 at 10:24 am|
[quote]Both players had strong performances in the game with Martin scoring 20 points while shooting 9-of-11 from the field, including going 2-of-2 from 3-point range, while Mickey...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| SoS or anyone else with internatl basketball recruit knowledge - Darcy Malone - thunderbird1100 on 4/18/13 at 6:30 pm|
[link=(http://www.sportingpulse.com/team_info.cgi?action=PSTATS&pID=196111829&client=1-3363-36739-253202-16890626)]Darcy Malone on his Aussie team[/link]
Can he continue playing for the team now that he's signed or will he have to stop? Not sure how this works in terms of NCAA eligibility....
| Tiger Rant|| How bad is Grambling State? - thunderbird1100 on 4/16/13 at 11:49 am|
I feel sorry for them already
[link=(http://baseballnews.com/polls/ncaa-division-i/collegiate-baseball-div-i-poll-4-15-13/)]Scroll down for Players of the week[/link]
[b] C Michael Marietta, Central Arkansas: Marietta had an incredible game against Grambling State as he went 7-for-7 at the pla...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU lineup going into the weekend - thunderbird1100 on 4/10/13 at 11:35 pm|
Gotta like this...
1. RF Sean McMullen (.340/.455/.480, 7 doubles in 50 AB)
2. CF Mark Laird (.320/.400/.352, team leading 7 SH)
3. SS Alex Bregman (.444/.484/.662, 19 XBH, 9 for 9 SB and 22 game hit streak)
4. LF Raph Rhymes (.349/.426/.452, 0 errors on the season)
5. 1B Mason Katz (.447/.52...
| Tiger Rant|| With JOB's announcement coming up - most recent draft projection - thunderbird1100 on 4/9/13 at 10:24 am|
[link=(http://nbadraft.net/ranking/bigboard)]nbadraft.net Top 100 has JOB III at #68 overall, going undrafted[/link]...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU Baseball in the SEC games - thunderbird1100 on 4/8/13 at 12:44 pm|
Highlights with our weekend opponent as well...
- 1st in BA at .310, 2nd is A&M at 22 points lower, Arky is 8th at .254 (Arky has 4 starters hitting under .232 in SEC play, LSU has 1)
- 3rd in ERA at 2.92, 1st i...
| Tiger Rant|| Kurt McCune expected back next week - thunderbird1100 on 4/4/13 at 9:11 pm|
[link=(http://www.tigerrag.com/?p=256432)]Against Southern on Tuesday or Wednesday[/link]...
| Tiger Rant|| Jordan Mickey on ESPNU now - thunderbird1100 on 4/4/13 at 11:06 am|
Prime Prep #2
Has an assist thus far...to KArviar Shepherd who is headed to play for Trent Johnson :rotflmao:...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| SIAP: Jarrell Martin named Louisiana Mr. Basketball - thunderbird1100 on 4/1/13 at 3:28 pm|
[link=(http://www.shreveporttimes.com/article/20130330/SPORTS0102/130330012/Jarell-Martin-Louisiana-s-Mr-Basketball-)]Martin, Mr. Louisiana Basketball[/link]
[quote]Averages of 26.3 points, 14.8 rebounds, 4.7 assists and 4.1 blocked shots also helped Martin garner the 2013 Farm Bure...
| SEC Rant|| Chances Henderson declares for draft? - thunderbird1100 on 3/24/13 at 9:32 pm|
Because he still thinks he's actually that good...
| Tiger Rant|| 25 in a row - thunderbird1100 on 3/20/13 at 10:34 pm|
That's how many regular season, mid-week games we've now won in a row. While most will say it's all games we should win, and absolutely we should, we see it every week some top team going down in the mid-week to "who?"
Mainieri seems to have his teams lately focused on not only the weekend but no...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Joseph Paul just committed to Florida - thunderbird1100 on 3/19/13 at 8:46 pm|
Not a guy I see us offering down the line, but a LA recruit everyone seems to have offered to get closer to Fournette no doubt.
| Tiger Rant|| Any chance we'll take the basketball team to europe to play? - thunderbird1100 on 3/17/13 at 9:15 pm|
That was a good experience for the team a couple seasons ago. If we're too cheap to pay for the CBI I guess we're too cheap to pay for this again but it would be nice....
| SEC Rant|| Mainieri/Katz rip Mississippi State for throwing at Katz' head - thunderbird1100 on 3/17/13 at 6:23 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| Northwestern State going dancing - thunderbird1100 on 3/16/13 at 9:49 pm|
Should help our NIT chances a little more.
UCI is in their final against Pacific on ESPN2 now if anyone cares to watch. A UCI win would give us another win over a NCAA tournament team....
| Tiger Rant|| Stuart Turner - former LSU-E now Ole Miss catcher - thunderbird1100 on 3/16/13 at 1:05 pm|
Man how did we miss out on this guy? Just noticed he is hitting .493 with 9 doubles, 1 triple and 2 home runs for Ole Miss this year. He also has outstanding defense, teams are 9 for 22 total stealing on Ole Miss this year.
I know we had Chinea come in this class and Barash enroll earlier than ex...
| SEC Rant|| Mitch Gaspard going to be fired at the end of this year? - thunderbird1100 on 3/12/13 at 8:44 pm|
Going over SEC scoreboard I saw Bama lost 6-0 to Memphis tonight which drops Bama to 8-8 on the season. Seems like Gaspard has run Bama's baseball program into the basement since Jim Wells. From SR appearance to Reg. appearance to 35-28 last season with no postseason and it looks like it's worse onc...
| SEC Recruiting|| A'Shawn Robinson's jimmies rustled? - thunderbird1100 on 3/8/13 at 12:50 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5dTm5O-tdQs#t=1m35s)]Start at 1:30[/link]
He fouled out and his team lost the game.
After going back and forth with Miami signee Derrick Griffin all night, when the game was over he left the court instead of shaking other team's hands.
| SEC Rant|| Auburn/USCe fans - basketball commits of yours playing right now - thunderbird1100 on 3/7/13 at 9:17 pm|
Tahj Shamsid-Deen - Auburn (Columbia HS)
His Columbia team is taking on my former high school right now (Eagles Landing) in the GA AAA state championship game. He's a 5'10 PG and is the only player on Columbia doing anything. We (EL) have 3 D1 seniors and they are trees (6'10, 6'9, 6'7) so Columb...