Blog – Final: No. 18 Mississippi State 4, Tennessee 3 12 innings (with video)

Records: MSU (33-19, 16-11) UT (29-20, 11-16)

Attendance: 6,694

Game time: 3:51

Winning pitcher: Jacob Lindgren (4-1)

Losing pitcher: Andrew Lee (4-3)

Save: None

Play of the game: Cody Walker’s walk-off walk in the bottom of the 12th inning.

Big inning: 6th: Wes Rea hit a 2-run home run to tie the game at 3-3.

Top Dawg: Jacob Lindgren: He threw 5 1/3 scoreless innings. He gave up just three hits. He struck out eight and didn’t walk a batter.

Stat of the game: 11: The number of scoreless innings the MSU bullpen had between Lindgren and Lucas Laster.

Multiple hits: UT (Will Maddox 2, Taylor Smart 2) 

Quote of the game: 

“I was just waiting for (the umpire) to make the call. You can never be too sure. I was taking there and I was just hoping to get a ball.” – MSU junior catcher Cody Walker

Song to describe game:  

 

 

A walk-off walk. I hope you enjoy.

Video: 

 

 

 

What it means: MSU takes the series and have won five of their last six conference games. With one weekend left, at Alabama, MSU is just a game behind Ole Miss in the SEC West.

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