No, Mississippi State was not looking for extra offensive help Wednesday. That extra session in the…
State Powers Past Eagles 5-0 On Longballs
Mississippi State made those three…no, actually, just two base hits settle the issue. Two-run homers by catcher Slauter and rightfielder Hunter Renfroe in the fourth and fifth innings more than sufficed for offense, while three Bulldog pitchers combined to shut down the in-state rival. State improved to 25-16 and took a fourth-straight victory over Southern Mississippi dating back to 2010. The Golden Eagles fell to 23-17. For Bulldog batters to muster just five total hits in an evening was nothing out of the ordinary this season. But to drive a pair of balls over the fence, the same leftfield fence at that? This was a most welcome change of things for a State squad used to manufacturing more than mashing. MSU had just 15 homers in the previous 40 games. Not only that, they were swinging in a AA-size park even larger than Dudy Noble Field. But as Coach John Cohen said, "Compared to our yard this place is inviting! It's such a relief for our guys to see a ball disappear out of a...
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