Louisiana Baseball

exflash
High Tide
Posts: 260
Joined: Mon Nov 04, 2013 9:36 am
Status: Offline

Louisiana Baseball

Postby exflash » Wed Feb 08, 2017 11:48 pm

Cajun baseball ready to go---stadium will not quite be finished, but it will be beautiful---What are the Greenie expectations?? Do we play you guys??



User avatar
tpstulane
Top of the WAVE
Posts: 16610
Joined: Thu Dec 02, 2010 11:56 pm
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby tpstulane » Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:58 am

exflash wrote:Cajun baseball ready to go---stadium will not quite be finished, but it will be beautiful---What are the Greenie expectations?? Do we play you guys??

March 7th Tu
April 18th ULL
We should be fine. Our big lost will probably be at catcher. Jake Rogers was probably the best defensive catcher in the country last year. Will miss him throwing out runners trying to steal left and right. Bullpen pitching is also a question mark. Other than that we should be a Regional team for the third year in a row.


Stadiums get old, winning never does.
Tulane Class of 1981

cajunfanatico
Swell
Posts: 1046
Joined: Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:10 am
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby cajunfanatico » Thu Feb 09, 2017 1:44 pm

A few images of the soon-to-be completed renovations at the Tigue.

Image

Image

Image

Image


Jonathan: I have nothing now to complain about on any TU coaches.

BC Wave
Surge
Posts: 789
Joined: Sat Oct 01, 2011 5:40 pm
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby BC Wave » Thu Feb 09, 2017 10:57 pm

It's preseason but it looks like Louisiana has 4 teams in the top 40:

LSU
Louisiana - Lafayette
Tulane
and Southeastern Louisiana



BC Wave
Surge
Posts: 789
Joined: Sat Oct 01, 2011 5:40 pm
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby BC Wave » Thu Feb 09, 2017 11:24 pm

I think Tulane has two games each against New Orleans, Southeastern Louisiana, Nicholls State, LSU and Louisiana - Lafayette with one game vs. McNeese State.

I think that is it.



winwave
Wild Pelican
Posts: 10713
Joined: Sat Jul 16, 2011 10:34 am
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby winwave » Fri Feb 10, 2017 5:17 pm

We can hope to be a regional team but there are several critical question marks. We return 6 veteran position players who have had success the last two years. However, the two position players we lost were two of the very best at their positions and to make it worse they played the two most critical positions on defense, SS and catcher. On top of that we literally didn't have a catcher who could throw the ball back to the pitcher in fall ball due to arm injuries. In last weeks scrimmage you could see they are still not 100%.

We should have one of the best weekend starting rotations in the country. After that we have serious question marks. We only return one reliever who pitched any meaningful innings last year and he was at the bottom of our pecking order coming in out of the pen. We have no mid-week starter nor closer. We'll need to find those and at least three other relievers to round out the pen. If we are successful in filling those spots out we could have a really good year.


It's the facilities stupid!

User avatar
tpstulane
Top of the WAVE
Posts: 16610
Joined: Thu Dec 02, 2010 11:56 pm
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby tpstulane » Sun Feb 12, 2017 9:18 pm

BC Wave wrote:I think Tulane has two games each against New Orleans, Southeastern Louisiana, Nicholls State, LSU and Louisiana - Lafayette with one game vs. McNeese State.

I think that is it.

We owe Nicholls St. Because they swept us last year.


Stadiums get old, winning never does.
Tulane Class of 1981

BC Wave
Surge
Posts: 789
Joined: Sat Oct 01, 2011 5:40 pm
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby BC Wave » Sun Feb 12, 2017 11:30 pm

That two run suicide squeeze still sticks in my craw!



User avatar
tpstulane
Top of the WAVE
Posts: 16610
Joined: Thu Dec 02, 2010 11:56 pm
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby tpstulane » Mon Feb 13, 2017 7:54 am

BC Wave wrote:That two run suicide squeeze still sticks in my craw!

Yep. Crazy. A walkoff two run squeeze.


Stadiums get old, winning never does.
Tulane Class of 1981

cajunfanatico
Swell
Posts: 1046
Joined: Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:10 am
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby cajunfanatico » Mon Feb 13, 2017 9:08 am

Old versus New

Image

Image

Image

What the final product is supposed to look like.

Image


Jonathan: I have nothing now to complain about on any TU coaches.

User avatar
tpstulane
Top of the WAVE
Posts: 16610
Joined: Thu Dec 02, 2010 11:56 pm
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby tpstulane » Mon Feb 13, 2017 7:58 pm

Looks good. I wish Turchin had that overhang roof.


Stadiums get old, winning never does.
Tulane Class of 1981

winwave
Wild Pelican
Posts: 10713
Joined: Sat Jul 16, 2011 10:34 am
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby winwave » Mon Feb 13, 2017 8:16 pm

No doubt about that tps. The only complaint about the original Turchin was that it didn't have a covered grandstand. Every year they would promise that it would be covered by the next season. Never happened. So then they rebuild and don't add a covered roof. Then when people complained they said well the way it's built it would be very difficult and expensive to cover the grandstand. :roll:


It's the facilities stupid!

cajunfanatico
Swell
Posts: 1046
Joined: Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:10 am
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby cajunfanatico » Thu Feb 16, 2017 3:10 pm

Image


Jonathan: I have nothing now to complain about on any TU coaches.

cajunfanatico
Swell
Posts: 1046
Joined: Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:10 am
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby cajunfanatico » Fri Feb 17, 2017 8:19 am

Image

Image


Jonathan: I have nothing now to complain about on any TU coaches.

cajunfanatico
Swell
Posts: 1046
Joined: Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:10 am
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby cajunfanatico » Fri Feb 17, 2017 9:04 am

Damn, should be an imposing sight for some opposing pitchers.

Image


Jonathan: I have nothing now to complain about on any TU coaches.

User avatar
tpstulane
Top of the WAVE
Posts: 16610
Joined: Thu Dec 02, 2010 11:56 pm
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby tpstulane » Fri Feb 17, 2017 8:28 pm

Who's paying for all this?


Stadiums get old, winning never does.
Tulane Class of 1981

cajunfanatico
Swell
Posts: 1046
Joined: Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:10 am
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby cajunfanatico » Sat Feb 18, 2017 8:22 am

tpstulane wrote:Who's paying for all this?


You are. :D


Jonathan: I have nothing now to complain about on any TU coaches.

User avatar
tpstulane
Top of the WAVE
Posts: 16610
Joined: Thu Dec 02, 2010 11:56 pm
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby tpstulane » Sun Feb 19, 2017 9:00 am

cajunfanatico wrote:
tpstulane wrote:Who's paying for all this?


You are. :D

Figures. Lol


Stadiums get old, winning never does.
Tulane Class of 1981

cajunfanatico
Swell
Posts: 1046
Joined: Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:10 am
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby cajunfanatico » Mon Feb 27, 2017 8:31 am

Flyover, worth the watch, just turn down the volume.
phpBB [video]


Jonathan: I have nothing now to complain about on any TU coaches.

cajunfanatico
Swell
Posts: 1046
Joined: Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:10 am
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby cajunfanatico » Thu Mar 02, 2017 9:21 am

It won't be completed, but it will be ready for tomorrow night's series opener with S. Miss.

Image


Jonathan: I have nothing now to complain about on any TU coaches.

cajunfanatico
Swell
Posts: 1046
Joined: Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:10 am
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby cajunfanatico » Sat Mar 04, 2017 7:15 am

Cajuns open the new Tigue before 5250 fans last night against S. Miss. Good game as expected.

Image

Friday night starter Gunner Leger about to let one fly.

Image

Steven Sensley watches his hit clear the wall in straight-away center.

Image

Cajun Catcher Handsome Monica hustles down the line.

Image

Monica's parents. Don't know if their son is handsome or not, but his dad definitely hit a home run choosing that lady.

Image


Jonathan: I have nothing now to complain about on any TU coaches.

User avatar
Show Me
Riptide
Posts: 2539
Joined: Fri Oct 21, 2011 9:24 pm
Location: Saint Bernard
Status: Offline

Re: Louisiana Baseball

Postby Show Me » Sat Mar 04, 2017 8:28 pm

Nice Nachos there!



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest