SEC Baseball Series Preview: LSU at Alabama

Preview of the LSU-Alabama SEC baseball series including key players, stats, schedules/results, rosters and a prediction of the series winner

Alabama-LSU baseball series preview

The LSU Tigers travel to the Alabama Crimson Tide for a 3-game, Friday-Sunday SEC baseball series. 14Powers.com SEC Baseball previews this series and predicts the series winner.

By 14Powers SEC Baseball Staff

Series Schedule May 10-12

Tommy White of LSU
Tommy White of LSU
Sewell-Thomas Stad. (8,500)
Sewell-Thomas Stadium (8,500)
Alton Davis II of Alabama
Alton Davis II of Alabama
  Day Start Time (ET) TV Tickets
Game 1 Friday 7:00 PM ET SECN+ Tickets
Game 2 Saturday 5:00 PM ET SECN+ Tickets
Game 3 Sunday 2:00 PM ET SECN+ Tickets

Team Statistical Comparisons

Statistic Team National
Rank
Conference
Rank
Value
Base on Balls LSU
Alabama
38
235
6
14
251
182
Batting Average Alabama
LSU
24
117
3
8
0.309
0.284
Double Plays LSU
Alabama
139
208
6
10
29
26
Double Plays Per Game LSU
Alabama
190
227
7
10
0.59
0.55
Doubles Alabama
LSU
93
99
6
7
90
89
Doubles Per Game Alabama
LSU
106
142
6
7
1.91
1.82
Earned Run Average LSU
Alabama
31
107
6
10
4.52
5.57
Fielding % LSU
Alabama
58
59
10
11
0.975
0.975
Hit Batters Alabama
LSU
209
273
7
12
53
40
Hit by Pitch Alabama
LSU
45
59
4
6
81
77
Hits Alabama
LSU
21
88
3
5
500
459
Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings LSU
Alabama
12
62
5
10
7.83
9.04
Home Runs LSU
Alabama
19
31
5
6
86
82
Home Runs Per Game LSU
Alabama
29
30
5
6
1.76
1.74
On Base % LSU
Alabama
74
79
6
7
0.401
0.400
Runs Alabama
LSU
53
69
5
7
365
352
Sacrifice Bunts LSU
Alabama
253
262
9
10
9
8
Sacrifice Flies Alabama
LSU
30
148
2
9
27
19
Scoring Alabama
LSU
62
104
5
7
7.8
7.2
Shutouts Alabama
LSU
2
2
2
2
6
6
Slugging % Alabama
LSU
25
40
4
5
0.529
0.509
Stolen Bases LSU
Alabama
242
269
11
13
32
24
Stolen Bases Per Game LSU
Alabama
254
277
12
13
0.65
0.51
Strikeout-to-Walk Ratio LSU
Alabama
12
59
5
11
2.80
2.24
Strikeouts Per 9 Innings LSU
Alabama
2
71
2
12
11.7
9.1
Triple Plays
Triples Alabama
LSU
102
153
3
8
10
8
Triples Per Game Alabama
LSU
114
180
3
8
0.21
0.16
WHIP LSU
Alabama
22
56
7
9
1.33
1.46
WL Pct LSU
Alabama
59
70
9
10
0.633
0.617
Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings Alabama
LSU
61
79
7
9
4.07
4.18

Statistical Leaders

LSU Batting Leaders

Player BA OBP AB R H 3B HR SB
Tommy White 0.333 0.410 186 42 62 0 17 2
Michael Braswell 0.315 0.424 130 24 41 2 1 2
Hayden Travinski 0.299 0.420 154 36 46 0 13 0
Jared Jones 0.297 0.439 155 38 46 2 19 0
Steven Milam 0.290 0.382 145 32 42 3 3 5
Mac Bingham 0.270 0.380 141 24 38 0 8 2
Josh Pearson 0.233 0.340 120 17 28 1 6 1
Paxton Kling 0.209 0.403 110 21 23 0 1 8

LSU Pitching Leaders

Player W L ERA APP GS SV IP H ER BB K BA
Luke Holman 6 3 2.84 12 12 0 66.2 41 21 26 98 0.174
Gage Jump 4 1 3.76 12 11 1 55.0 41 23 16 67 0.208
Chase Allsup 2 3 6.39 11 9 0 50.2 61 36 13 60 0.292

Alabama Batting Leaders

Player BA OBP AB R H 3B HR SB
Gage Miller 0.386 0.483 171 62 66 2 18 0
Mac Guscette 0.364 0.448 110 27 40 0 4 0
Justin Lebron 0.346 0.432 162 43 56 0 11 5
TJ McCants 0.326 0.384 190 39 62 2 13 12
Ian Petrutz 0.320 0.429 169 31 54 1 5 1
Will Hodo 0.287 0.405 157 43 45 0 11 2
Evan Sleight 0.271 0.354 166 31 45 2 6 0

Alabama Pitching Leaders

Player W L ERA APP GS SV IP H ER BB K BA
Ben Hess 3 3 6.89 12 12 0 48.1 42 37 29 79 0.231
Zane Adams 4 3 4.71 14 11 0 49.2 50 26 18 35 0.255
Greg Farone 4 2 4.07 13 12 0 55.1 52 25 18 57 0.246

Massey College Baseball Ranking Composite

LSU 21
Alabama 19

LSU Roster

# Name Pos. HT WT Class City ST
0 Aiden Moffett RHP 6′-3″ 221 So. Mount Olive MS
1 Gavin Guidry RHP/INF 6′-2″ 178 So. Lake Charles LA
4 Steven Milam INF 5′-8″ 172 Fr. Las Cruces NM
5 Ben Nippolt INF 5′-11″ 180 Sr. St. Paul MN
6 Justin Loer LHP 6′-5″ 214 Jr. Lakeville MN
7 Alex Milazzo C 5′-11″ 190 Gr. Zachary LA
8 Hayden Travinski C/1B 6′-3″ 228 Gr. Shreveport LA
9 Mac Bingham OF 5′-11″ 182 Sr. San Diego CA
10 Michael Braswell III INF 6′-2″ 204 Jr. Mableton GA
11 Josh Pearson INF 5′-10″ 190 Jr. West Monroe LA
13 Mic Paul OF 5′-10″ 188 So. Salt Lake City UT
14 Nic Bronzini LHP 6′-3″ 256 R-Fr. San Ramon CA
16 Brady Neal C 5′-10″ 193 So. Tallahassee FL
17 Samuel Dutton RHP 5′-11″ 200 Jr. Southside AL
18 Jake Brown UTL 6′-2″ 194 Fr. Sulphur LA
20 Ryan Kucherak INF 6′-1″ 186 Fr. Chandler AZ
22 Jared Jones INF/C 6′-4″ 253 So. Marietta GA
23 Gage Jump LHP 6′-0″ 197 R-So. Aliso CA
24 Austen Roellig INF 5′-11″ 185 Fr. Rancho Cucamonga CA
25 Kade Woods RHP 6′-3″ 217 R-So. Monroe LA
26 Thatcher Hurd RHP 6′-4″ 230 Jr. Manhattan Beach CA
27 Jaden Noot RHP 6′-4″ 225 R-Fr. Oak Park CA
28 Paxton Kling OF 6′-2″ 203 So. Roaring Springs PA
29 Micah Bucknam RHP 6′-2″ 214 So. Abbotsford BC
30 Nate Ackenhausen LHP 6′-2″ 256 Sr. Owasso OK
32 Kade Anderson LHP 6′-2″ 179 Fr. Madisonville LA
33 Ethan Frey OF/1B 6′-5″ 229 So. Rosepine LA
34 Chase Shores RHP 6′-8″ 245 R-Fr. Midland TX
35 Griffin Herring LHP 6′-2″ 196 So. Southlake TX
38 Luke Holman RHP 6′-4″ 201 Jr. Sinking Springs PA
39 Zeb Ruddell OF 6′-1″ 187 R-Fr. Monroe LA
40 Fidel Ulloa RHP 6′-2″ 205 Jr. Lodi CA
41 DJ Primeaux LHP 5′-10″ 195 R-Fr. Baton Rouge LA
43 Derrick Mitchell OF 6′-3″ 203 Fr. Plano TX
44 Ashton Larson OF 6′-2″ 194 Fr. Overland Park KS
47 Tommy White 3B 6′-1″ 228 Jr. St. Pete Beach FL
48 Will Hellmers RHP 6′-4″ 213 Sr. Metairie LA
49 Javen Coleman LHP 6′-2″ 200 R-Jr. Richmond TX
55 Cam Johnson LHP 6′-5″ 251 Fr. Upper Marlboro MD
99 Christian Little RHP 6′-4″ 235 Sr. St. Louis MO

Alabama Roster

# Name Pos. HT WT Class City ST
20 Zane Adams LHP 6′ 4” 195 Fr. Porter TX
48 Bobby Alcock RHP 6′ 5” 245 R-Jr. Lynn MA
12 Walt Bailey RHP 6′ 1” 205 R-Sr. Tuscaloosa AL
52 Jackson Baker RHP 6′ 1” 175 Fr. Austin TX
41 Connor Ball LHP 6′ 0” 165 Jr. Sterrett AL
36 Hagan Banks RHP 6′ 4” 210 Jr. Plainville GA
88 Beau Brailey RHP 6′ 3” 205 Fr. Hoschton GA
46 Coulson Buchanan RHP 5′ 10” 200 Jr. Sugar Hill GA
42 Alton Davis II LHP 6′ 5” 185 So. Hueytown AL
13 Bryce Eblin INF 5′ 11” 185 Sr. Greenwood IN
26 Greg Farone LHP 6′ 6” 240 Sr. Schenectady NY
8 Tyler Fay RHP 6′ 5” 215 R-Fr. Doniphan NE
50 Pierce George RHP 6′ 6” 240 So. Austin TX
6 Max Grant INF 6′ 0” 200 Sr. Fredericton NB
17 Kameron Guangorena C 6′ 0” 195 Gr. Whittier CA
9 Mac Guscette C 6′ 0” 190 Sr. Nokomis FL
29 Evan Haeger OF 6′ 2” 200 Fr. New Hudson MI
11 William Hamiter OF 5′ 11” 195 Gr. Tuscaloosa AL
22 Camden Hayslip OF 6′ 2” 215 Jr. Lebanon TN
40 Matthew Heiberger OF 6′ 3” 205 Fr. Birmingham AL
27 Ben Hess RHP 6′ 5” 255 Jr. Charleston IL
18 Will Hodo INF/OF 6′ 3” 230 Jr. Waynesboro MS
35 Jansen Kenty LHP 6′ 0” 195 Fr. Newnan GA
1 Justin Lebron INF 6′ 2” 175 Fr. Miramar FL
5 Sammy Leis C 6′ 2” 185 R-Fr. Cumming GA
44 TJ McCants OF/INF 6′ 3” 200 Sr. Cantonment FL
30 Gage Miller INF 6′ 0” 200 Jr. Palmyra PA
39 Sam Mitchell RHP 6′ 7” 230 Fr. Madison AL
15 Coleman Mizell OF 6′ 3” 230 Fr. Hartselle AL
99 Austin Morris RHP 6′ 4” 210 R-Fr. Warrior AL
23 Aidan Moza RHP 6′ 1” 190 Jr. Dallas GA
32 Braylon Myers RHP 6′ 2” 205 Jr. Bessemer AL
21 Ian Petrutz OF 6′ 0” 210 Jr. Mantua NJ
43 Parker Picot OF/INF 6′ 2” 210 Fr. Rochester Hills MI
37 Will Plattner C 6′ 1” 215 So. Springfield IL
31 Will Portera C/INF 5′ 10” 185 R-Jr. Memphis TN
19 Zane Probst RHP 6′ 4” 210 Sr. Mill Hall PA
4 Riley Quick RHP 6′ 6” 255 So. Trussville AL
24 Tate Robertson LHP 6′ 0” 170 Jr. Tuscaloosa AL
10 Joey Rubin INF 5′ 9” 180 Jr. Charlton MA
3 Evan Sleight OF 6′ 1” 230 Gr. Framingham MA

LSU Schedule/Results

DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS GAME INFO
16-Feb VMI 8 LSU 11
22-Feb 3:00 PM ET N Illinois 2 LSU 10
23-Feb 3:00 PM ET Stony Brook 5 LSU 2 SEC Network +
24-Feb 2:00 PM ET N Illinois 11 LSU 2 SEC Network +
25-Feb 2:00 PM ET Stony Brook LSU SEC Network +
28-Feb 8:00 PM ET LSU 16 Rice 4 ESPN+
1-Mar 8:00 PM ET Texas 6 LSU 3 Longhorn Network
2-Mar 8:00 PM ET Louisiana 4 LSU 5
3-Mar 4:00 PM ET Texas St 5 LSU 10
6-Mar 7:00 PM ET LSU 4 SE Louisiana 3
8-Mar 7:30 PM ET Xavier 0 LSU 4 SEC Network +
9-Mar 6:00 PM ET Xavier 0 LSU 4 SEC Network +
10-Mar 1:00 PM ET Xavier 2 LSU 8 SEC Network +
12-Mar 7:00 PM ET N Dakota St 1 LSU 6 SEC Network +
13-Mar 2:00 PM ET N Dakota St 0 LSU 7 SEC Network +
15-Mar 7:00 PM ET LSU 4 Mississippi St 10 SEC Network +
16-Mar 5:00 PM ET LSU 9 Mississippi St 8 SEC Network
17-Mar 2:00 PM ET LSU 5 Mississippi St 15 SEC Network +
19-Mar 7:30 PM ET Louisiana Tech 1 LSU 11 SEC Network +
22-Mar 8:00 PM ET Florida 6 LSU 1 SEC Network
23-Mar 7:00 PM ET Florida 4 LSU 6 SEC Network +
24-Mar 3:00 PM ET Florida 12 LSU 2 SEC Network
26-Mar 7:30 PM ET SE Louisiana 4 LSU 8 SEC Network +
28-Mar 7:00 PM ET LSU 4 Arkansas 7 ESPN2
29-Mar 8:00 PM ET LSU 3 Arkansas 4 SEC Network
30-Mar 3:00 PM ET LSU 5 Arkansas 7 SEC Network +
1-Apr 7:30 PM ET Southern 12 LSU 7
4-Apr 7:00 PM ET Vanderbilt 6 LSU 10
5-Apr 8:00 PM ET Vanderbilt 8 LSU 3 SEC Network
6-Apr 3:00 PM ET Vanderbilt 13 LSU 3
9-Apr 7:30 PM ET McNeese 0 LSU 16
12-Apr 7:30 PM ET LSU 3 Tennessee 6 SEC Network+
13-Apr 5:30 PM ET LSU 1 Tennessee 3 SEC Network
14-Apr 3:00 PM ET LSU 4 Tennessee 8 SEC Network
16-Apr 7:30 PM ET New Orleans 3 LSU 6 SEC Network+
19-Apr 8:00 PM ET LSU 12 Missouri 1 SEC Network
20-Apr 5:00 PM ET LSU 7 Missouri 8 SEC Network+
21-Apr 3:00 PM ET LSU 6 Missouri 2 SEC Network+
23-Apr 7:30 PM ET Nicholls 0 LSU 9 SEC Network+
26-Apr 7:30 PM ET Auburn 0 LSU 5 SEC Network+
27-Apr 7:00 PM ET Auburn 3 LSU 10 SEC Network+
27-Apr 2:00 PM ET Auburn 7 LSU 4 SEC Network+
30-Apr 7:30 PM ET Grambling 2 LSU 26 SEC Network+
3-May 8:00 PM ET Texas A&M 4 LSU 3 SEC Network
4-May 7:30 PM ET Texas A&M 14 LSU 4 SEC Network+
5-May 2:00 PM ET Texas A&M 4 LSU 6 SEC Network+
7-May 7:30 PM ET N’Western St 5 LSU 6 SEC Network+
10-May 7:00 PM ET LSU Alabama SEC Network+
11-May 5:00 PM ET LSU Alabama SEC Network+
12-May 2:00 PM ET LSU Alabama SEC Network+
16-May 7:30 PM ET Ole Miss LSU SEC Network+
17-May 7:30 PM ET Ole Miss LSU SEC Network+
18-May 2:00 PM ET Ole Miss LSU SEC Network+
18-May 2:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
May 21-26 SEC Baseball Tournament SEC Network
May 27-June 14 NCAA Baseball Tournament

Alabama Schedule/Results

DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS GAME INFO
16-Feb Manhattan 0 Alabama 4
23-Feb 5:00 PM ET Valparaiso 2 Alabama 14 SEC Network +
24-Feb 3:00 PM ET Valparaiso 3 Alabama 13 SEC Network +
25-Feb 2:00 PM ET Valparaiso 1 Alabama 11 SEC Network +
27-Feb 7:00 PM ET Alabama 9 UAB 7 ESPN+
1-Mar 7:00 PM ET Indiana 0 Alabama 12
2-Mar 5:00 PM ET Arizona 6 Alabama 7
3-Mar 5:00 PM ET Dallas Baptist 7 Alabama 5
5-Mar 5:00 PM ET J’Ville St Alabama SEC Network +
6-Mar 5:00 PM ET Troy 7 Alabama 8 SEC Network +
8-Mar 7:00 PM ET Lipscomb Alabama SEC Network +
9-Mar 7:00 PM ET Lipscomb 13 Alabama 20 SEC Network +
10-Mar 2:00 PM ET Lipscomb 5 Alabama 10 SEC Network +
12-Mar 7:00 PM ET Alabama 7 Southern Miss 9
15-Mar 7:00 PM ET Tennessee 11 Alabama 3 SEC Network +
16-Mar 8:00 PM ET Tennessee 3 Alabama 6 SEC Network
17-Mar 2:00 PM ET Tennessee 6 Alabama 7 SEC Network
19-Mar 7:00 PM ET Alabama St 6 Alabama 7
23-Mar 6:00 PM ET Alabama 5 Georgia 9 SEC Network +
23-Mar 12:00 PM ET Alabama 5 Georgia 6 SEC Network
24-Mar 1:00 PM ET Alabama 0 Georgia 10 SEC Network +
26-Mar 7:00 PM ET Belmont 6 Alabama 3 SEC Network +
28-Mar 8:00 PM ET South Carolina 3 Alabama 4 SEC Network
29-Mar 7:00 PM ET South Carolina 6 Alabama 13 SEC Network +
30-Mar 2:00 PM ET South Carolina 9 Alabama 5 SEC Network +
2-Apr 7:00 PM ET Alabama Samford
5-Apr 6:30 PM ET Alabama 2 Kentucky 6
6-Apr 2:00 PM ET Alabama 0 Kentucky 7
7-Apr 12:00 PM ET Alabama 5 Kentucky 16 SEC Network
9-Apr 7:00 PM ET South Alabama 5 Alabama 4 SEC Network+
12-Apr 7:00 PM ET Arkansas 5 Alabama 3 SEC Network+
13-Apr 5:00 PM ET Arkansas 3 Alabama 4 SEC Network+
14-Apr 2:00 PM ET Arkansas 0 Alabama 5 SEC Network+
16-Apr 7:00 PM ET UAB 5 Alabama 2 SEC Network+
18-Apr 7:00 PM ET Texas A&M 10 Alabama 5 SEC Network
19-Apr 7:00 PM ET Texas A&M 18 Alabama 9 SEC Network+
20-Apr 5:00 PM ET Texas A&M 9 Alabama 10 SEC Network+
23-Apr 7:00 PM ET Samford 5 Alabama 14 SEC Network+
25-Apr 7:30 PM ET Alabama 12 Ole Miss 0 SEC Network+
26-Apr 7:30 PM ET Alabama 8 Ole Miss 9 SEC Network+
27-Apr 3:00 PM ET Alabama 10 Ole Miss 3 SEC Network
3-May 7:00 PM ET Alabama 3 Mississippi St 13 SEC Network+
4-May 3:00 PM ET Alabama 1 Mississippi St 8 SEC Network+
5-May 2:00 PM ET Alabama 10 Mississippi St 5 SEC Network+
7-May 7:00 PM ET Alabama 7 Troy 6
10-May 7:00 PM ET LSU Alabama SEC Network+
11-May 5:00 PM ET LSU Alabama SEC Network+
12-May 2:00 PM ET LSU Alabama SEC Network+
16-May 7:00 PM ET Alabama Auburn SEC Network+
17-May 7:00 PM ET Alabama Auburn SEC Network+
18-May 2:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
18-May 3:00 PM ET Alabama Auburn SEC Network+
May 21-26 SEC Baseball Tournament SEC Network
May 27-June 14 NCAA Baseball Tournament

LSU-Alabama Baseball Legacy Comparison

Data current as of 2022

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LSU Baseball History

All-Time Record: 2,719-1,677-31
SEC Record: 1,015-812-9
SEC Championships: 17 (1939-43-46-61-75-86-90-91-92-93-96-97-2003-09-12-15-17)
SEC Tournament Appearances: 36 (1979-85-86-87-88-89-90-91-92-93-94-95-96-97-98-99-2000-01-02-03-04-05-06-08-09-10-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-19, 21-22)
SEC Tournament Record: 88-46
SEC Tournament Championships: 12 (1986-90-92-93-94-2000-08-09-10-13-14-17)
NCAA Regional Appearances: 34 (1975-85-86-87-89-90-91-92-93-94-95-96-97-98-99-2000-01-02-03-04-05-08-09-10-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-19, 21-22)
NCAA Regional Championships: 25 (1986-87-89-90-91-93-94-96-97-98-99-2000-01-02-03-04-08-09-91-93-94-96-97-98-99-2000-01-02-03-04-08-09-12-13-15-16-17-19, 21)
Super Regional Appearances: 13 (1999-2000-01-02-03-04-08-09-12-13-15-16-17-19)
Super Regional Championships: 8 (2000-03-04-08-09-13-15-17)
College World Series Appearances: 18 (1986-87-89-90-91-93-94-96-97-98-2000-03-04-08-09-13-15-17-23)
National Championships: 6 (1991-93-96-97-2000-09-23)
All-Time NCAA Tournament Record: 163-70

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All-Time Record:: 2,719-1,717-24
SEC Record: 983-880-5
SEC Championships: 14 (1934-36, 1938, 1940-42, 1947, 1950, 1955, 1968, 1983, 1996, 2006)
SEC Tournament Appearances: 30 (1981-84, 1986, 1989, 1991, 1993-2000, 2002-03, 2005-11, 2013-16, 21-22)
SEC Tournament Record: 52-48
SEC Tournament Championships: 7 (1983, 1995-97, 1999, 2002-03)
NCAA Regional Appearances: 25 (1947-48, 1950, 1955, 1968, 1983, 1986, 1991, 1995-2000, 2002-04, 2006, 2008-11, 2013-14, 21)
NCAA Regional Championships: 7 (1950, 1983, 1996-97, 1999, 2006, 2010)
Super Regional Appearances: 3 (1999, 2006, 2010)
Super Regional Championships: 1 (1999)
College World Series Appearances: 5 (1950, 1983,1996-97, 1999)
National Championships: 0
All-Time NCAA Tournament Record: 71-51

LSU-Alabama Series Prediction

LSU 2 wins, Alabama 1 win

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