Audio: Listen to Jim Hawthorne's final LSU baseball sign-off _lowres

Associated Press file photo by Nati Harnik -- Longtime LSU radio announcer Jim Hawthorne had a successful medical procedure last week, but his recovery will keep him from calling the LSU-Alabama game Saturday. Story, Page 3C.

LSU's 8-4 loss to TCU on Thursday marked the end of an era.

It was the last baseball game for long-time announcer Jim Hawthorne, who is retiring at the end of the upcoming football season.

Here is Hawthorne's call.