LSU off to quick start in the first inning
OMAHA, Neb. -- That didn't take long.
After LSU's DJ LeMahieu and Ryan Schimpf each struck out to start the game, DH Blake Dean laced a 3-2 pitch down the right-field line for a double. Then Micah Gibbs swung at the first pitch he saw from Arkansas starter Stephen Richards and singled in center field for a quick 1-0 Tigers lead.
I guess three days off and no batting practice today didn't bother LSU -- at least, it didn't bother Dean and Gibbs.
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