No. 10 Ole Miss vs. LSU baseball video highlights, final score from Thursday night game
The LSU baseball team made the trip to face Ole Miss in a three-game Southeastern Conference series that opened Thursday, April 22.
LSU defeated Ole Miss 5-4.
Ole Miss, ranked No. 10 in the USA Today Baseball Coaches Poll, went to 27-11 overall and 9-7 in the SEC. LSU improved to 23-14 overall and 5-11 in the SEC.
Here are the top plays from the game.
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Devin Fontenot strikeout closes win
LSU pitcher Devin Fontenot struck out designated hitter Calvin Harris for the final out in the bottom of the ninth inning to close out the 5-4 LSU win vs. Ole Miss.
Dylan Crews 2-run home run
LSU right fielder Dylan Crews hit a two-run home run to left field that also scored Tre' Morgan in the top of the seventh inning. It put LSU up 5-4 vs. Ole Miss.
Tre' Morgan drives in Giovanni DiGiacomo
Ole Miss first baseman Tre' Morgan singled to right field to drive in Giovanni DiGiacomo from third base. It cut the Ole Miss lead to 4-3 in the top of the seventh inning.
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Jacob Gonzalez 2-run home run
Ole Miss shortstop Jacob Gonzalez hit a two-run home run to right field that also scored Cael Baker. It put Ole Miss up 4-2 vs. LSU in the bottom of the sixth inning.
Jordan Thompson throws out Hayden Leatherwood
Ole Miss right fielder Hayden Leatherwood hit a groundball to LSU shortstop Jordan Thompson, who threw to first baseman Tre' Morgan for the final out in the bottom of the fifth inning.
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Hayden Leatherwood solo home run
Ole Miss right fielder Hayden Leatherwood hit a solo home run to right-center field in the bottom of the fourth inning. It tied the game 2-2.
Landon Marceaux strikes out Calvin Harris
LSU right-handed starting pitcher Landon Marceaux struck out Ole Miss designated hitter Calvin Harris for the second out in the bottom of the second inning.
Derek Diamond strikes out Tre' Morgan
Ole Miss starting pitcher Derek Diamond strikes out Tre' Morgan looking at a pitch to end the top of the second inning.
Kevin Graham solo home run
Ole Miss left fielder Kevin Graham hit a solo home run to center field in the bottom of the first inning. It cut the LSU lead to 2-1.
Jordan Thompson RBI single
LSU shortstop Jordan Thompson hit a single to left field that scored Cade Doughty. It put LSU up 2-0 vs. Ole Miss in the top of the first inning.
Dylan Crews scores on error
LSU right fielder Dylan Crews scored as Cade Doughty reached on a throwing error. It put LSU up 1-0 in the top of the first inning.
Justin Bench batting practice
Ole Miss baseball's Justin Bench taking pregame batting practice.
Here's more Ole Miss, LSU baseball news:
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- Opinion:LSU's baseball season is rushing toward a merciful end
Paul Mainieri is the LSU Tigers baseball head coach. Mike Bianco is the Ole Miss baseball head coach.
Erik Hall is the lead digital producer for sports with the USA Today Network. You can find him on Twitter @HallErik.