BATON ROUGE, La. - Designated hitter Cade Beloso launched a three-run bomb in the top of the third to give the No. 5 national seed a lead and lift the Tigers to an 8-3 victory over Kentucky in Game 2 of the NCAA Baton Rouge Super Regional on Sunday evening at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.
With the victory, LSU clinched its 19th trip to the Men's College World Series in Omaha. The Tigers improved to 48-15 on the season, and the Wildcats season came to an end with a 40-21 record.
The Tigers return to action when LSU takes on the winner of the Hattiesburg Super Regional in the heartland at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha. Each game will be telecast on the ESPN family of networks, and fans can listen to LSU games on the LSU Sports Radio Network affiliates.
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