HOOVER, Ala. -- It didn't last as long as Thursday night's marathon contest, but the resulst was the same as LSU beat Alabama 6-4 in 13 innings on Saturday.
The win completed the three-game sweep for third-ranked LSU (27-5, 8-4 SEC).
Thursday's game took 16 innings and 5½ hours. Saturday's game took 4:06.
In the top of the 13th Saturday, LSU's Andrew Stevenson walked, stole second, went to third on a throwing error by the catcher and scored on an errant pickoff throw from the pitcher, Thomas Burrows. The Tigers added another run later in the frame.
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Ray Castillo (Russell County) pitched 5 2-3 innings of scoreless relief for the Tide (15-15, 4-8), who play at Samford on Tuesday at 7 p.m.