Luis Valenzuela had four hits in four at bats, including a home run, and Foster Griffin picked up his second straight win as the Lexington Legends took a 4-2 win over the West Virginia Power Monday night at Whitaker Bank Ballpark. The win ended the Legends’ losing streak at five games. Continue reading Pro Baseball – Legends top West Virginia 4-2 in series opener
Braxton Davidson hit a two-run homer and Zach Quintana scattered eight hits in a complete-game victory as the Rome Braves defeated the Lexington Legends 8-2 in the first game of a doubleheader.
In the second game, a run-scoring single by Omar Obregon in the bottom of the sixth inning broke a 2-2 tie and the Braves went on to a 3-2 victory to complete the sweep. Continue reading Pro Sports – Braves sweep Legends
Rome’s Yean Carlos Gil pitched a complete-game four-hitter and the Braves scored two runs late in the game to take a 2-1 win over the Lexington Legends Friday night.
Gil didn’t walk a batter and struck out four in improving his record to 2-5. Continue reading Pro Sports – Gil pitches complete game as Braves top Legends 2-1
The Lexington Legends broke the game open with a seven-run seventh inning and went on to an 11-5 win over the Charleston RiverDogs Wednesday night in Charleston, South Carolina. Brandon Downes homered and drove in four runs for the Legends. Michael Hill had four hits in five at bats, and DonAndre Clark had three hits and two runs batted in. Legends starter Foster Griffin picked up his first win as a professional player. Continue reading Pro Sports – Seven-run seventh sends Legends to 11-5 win
Charleston starter Joey Maher and two relievers combined for 16 strikeouts and a five-hit shutout, and the RiverDogs hit three home runs on their way to a 9-0 win over the Lexington Legends Tuesday night in Charleston, South Carolina. Continue reading Pro Sports – Legends – RiverDogs blank Legends 9-0
Michael Hill’s two-out single in the seventh inning broke a 2-2 tie, and the Lexington Legends went on to a 3-2 win over the Rome Braves in front of 6,034 fans at Whitaker Bank Ballpark Friday night.
The win completed a three-game sweep of the series by Lexington. Continue reading Pro Sports – Legends sweep series with 3-2 win over Rome
The Legends scored a run in the first inning when Corey Toups singled, stole second and came home on a double by Wander Franco, but West Virginia evened the score with a run in the bottom of the first. Continue reading Pro Sports – West Virginia wins 7-2 behind Tarpley
The Asheville Tourists broke the game open with a six-run sixth inning, and Helmis Rodriguez and Shane Halley teamed up for a six-hit shutout as the Tourists rolled to a 13-0 victory over the Lexington Legends Saturday night in front of 6,416 fans at Whitaker Bank Ballpark. Continue reading Pro Sports – Tourists shut out Legends 13-0
Yunior Marte allowed one unearned run in four and one-third innings in relief as the Lexington Legends recorded a 4-2 win over the Rome Braves Friday night in Rome. Continue reading Pro Sports – Legends top Rome 4-2
Baseball Across the Region, a celebration of All-Star Summer in Cincinnati, has been made possible through the efforts of theCommunity Organizing Committee, an all-volunteer group made up of more than 200 area residents.
The Lexington Legends took part in the campaign with a pre-game ceremony June 14. Fans are encouraged to use #BATR on Twitter to share their ceremony experience. Continue reading Pro Sports – Baseball Across the Region promotes All-Star Summer in Cincinnati