February 15, 2014

LSU Holds Off UNO Rally

Capielano hits an RBI single
to put UNO ahead in the first
The nationally-ranked LSU Tigers took a 7-1 lead on the Privateers, surrendered a three-run sixth, then escaped a bases-loaded jam in the ninth to hang on for a 7-4 win. New Orleans (0-2) got two RBIs each from Samuel Capielano and Jonathan Santana.

UNO will head back to Alex Box Stadium tomorrow for a game against the Southern Jaguars.

Official box score
Game thread

Pregame meeting: Maes, Mainieri, and the umps
Maes and Paul Mainieri embrace

The 1974 CWS Privateers

The 1984 CWS Privateers

Capielano leads off of first after giving UNO the lead

Alex Smith pitches to the Tigers at Zephyr Field