The Purple faced off against the Gold in Game 2 of the LSU Baseball Fall World Series at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. With right-handers Christian Little and Aiden Moffett on the mound, the Purple secured a 3-2 win on Sunday, clinching the series for them.
Little, a senior from St. Louis, Mo., started on the mound for the Purple and allowed no earned runs on two hits with seven strikeouts. Moffett, a sophomore from Mount Olive, Miss., worked the final two innings and gave up no runs on no hits with three strikeouts. The Purple took an early lead with a run-scoring single from rightfielder Jake Brown in the bottom of the first inning. Shortstop Michael Braswell III followed suit with a sacrifice fly to take the lead to 2-0.
The Gold tied things up in the top of second with Justin Loer recording seven strikeouts in relief innings. However, centerfielder Mic Paul hit a run-scoring single in the bottom of second to reclaim