TigersSecond baseman Warren Morris belted a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Tigers to a thrilling 9-8 College World Series title game win over Miami (Fla). Morris' dramatic dinger was his only home run of the season, as he had been sidelined for most of the year with a hand injuryLSU went 52-15 and won four straight games in Omaha to claim its third NCAA title in six seasons, defeating Wichita State, Florida (twice) and Miami.The '96 Tigers captured the SEC title and were one of the most prolific offensive teams in league history, establishing conference records for home runs (131), runs scored (648), RBI (549), and total bases (1,331).
|Placed By||Tiger Athletic Foundation|
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|Date Added||Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 674048 N 3365099|
|Decimal Degrees||30.40538333, -91.18815000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 24.323', W 91° 11.289'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 24' 19.38" N, 91° 11' 17.34" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3279-3319 Gourrier Ave, Baton Rouge LA 70820, US|
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