Category Archives: Lexington Legends

Pro Baseball – Legends top West Virginia 4-2 in series opener

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

Pro Sports – Braves sweep Legends

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

Pro Sports – Seven-run seventh sends Legends to 11-5 win

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

Pro Sports – West Virginia wins 7-2 behind Tarpley

Legends LogoWest Virginia starter Stephen Tarpley held Lexington to one run in the first six innings, and Jordan Luplow drove in three runs as the Power won 7-2 Saturday night in Charleston.

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

Pro Sports – Baseball Across the Region promotes All-Star Summer in Cincinnati

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