The LSU Tigers picked up an SEC win, on Friday evening, defeating the Alabama Crimson Tide, 10-6, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Bill Franques, of, has the story, below.

LSU freshman pitcher Kurt McCune

Sophomore right fielder Mason Katz went 3-for-4 and drove in four runs while left fielder Trey Watkins tied a career high with three hits to pace a 14-hit LSU attack as the Tiger baseball team won its sixth straight game and took the series opener from Alabama by a score of 10-6 on Friday night at Sewell-Thomas Stadium.

LSU (30-18, 8-14 SEC) scored in each of the first five innings to build a 10-1 advantage on the Crimson Tide, who dropped to 28-20 overall and 10-12 in conference play.