Daniel Cabrera Named SEC Freshman of the Week
BATON ROUGE, La. – LSU outfielder Daniel Cabrera was named SEC Baseball Freshman of the Week Monday by the league office.
Cabrera, a product of Baton Rouge, enjoyed an incredible week in leading LSU to three wins in four games, including an SEC series victory over Alabama.
He hit .769 (10-for-13) in four games with two doubles, one triple, two homers and 10 RBI.
In the Tigers’ series victory over Alabama, he hit .700 (7-for-10) with two doubles, one triple, one homer and six RBI. Cabrera was 2-for-2 at the plate in Sunday’s series-clinching win over the Tide with a two-run homer, one double, one walk and four RBI.
Through LSU’s last seven games, Cabrera is hitting .667 (14-for-21) with two doubles, one triple, two homers and 13 RBI. He has raised his cumulative average to .333, and he leads LSU in RBI with 44 on the year.