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Five-Run First Sends Hickory to 6-2 Win over Legends

April 29, 2016 - Hickory put five runs on the board in the first inning, and Erik Swanson pitched seven shutout innings as the Crawdads took a 6-2 win over the Lexington Legends in the opener of a four-game series Friday night in Hickory. Eric Jenkins led off the bottom of the first inning with a single. He stole second base and came home on Chris Garia's double, the only extra base hit of the game. With one out, Garia stole third, and he scored on a two-out single by Tyler Sanchez. Sanchez moved to second on a balk and to third on an in... Full Story

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Duenez' Two Homers, Eighth-Inning Rally Lift Legends to 6-5 Win

April 28, 2016 - Samir Duenez had four hits in the game, including two home runs, and the Lexington Legends rallied with three runs in the eighth inning to get a 6-5 win over the Columbia Fireflies Thursday night in Columbia. After Columbia scored a run in the bottom of the first, the Legends tied the game in the second on a homer by Chase Vallot, his fifth of the season. The Fireflies came back with a run in the bottom of the second on a double by J.C. Rodriguez, a wild pitch and a single by Tyler Moore. They extended their lead to 4-... Full Story

Fireflies Pull Away Late for 7-2 Win over Legends

April 27, 2016 - David Thompson and Dash Winningham each drove in two runs and the Columbia Fireflies took a 7-2 win over the Lexington Legends Wednesday night in Columbia. The Fireflies took the lead with a run in the bottom of the first inning when Vinny Siena singled with one out and came home on a double by Thompson. The Legends evened the score in the third on a triple by Cody Jones and a sacrifice fly by Jecksson Flores. The score remained 1-1 until the bottom of the sixth. Siena led off with a triple and scored on Thompson's si... Full Story

Columbia Takes Series Opener 13-2

April 26, 2016 - A two-run homer by J.C. Rodriguez in the second inning put Columbia in front, and back-to-back homers by Ivan Wilson and Tucker Tharp in the third added to the lead as the Fireflies cruised to a 13-2 win over the Lexington Legends Tuesday night in Columbia. Following the consecutive homers in the third, Vinny Siena was hit by a pitch, and David Thompson reached base on an error by Lexington shortstop Marten Gasparini. Dash Winningham walked to load the bases, and two runs came home when a ball hit by Jeff Diehl got past t... Full Story

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Lexington Legends Minor League Baseball

League: South Atlantic League
Home: Lexington, Kentucky
Class: A
Affiliation: Kansas City Royals
Website: Lexington Legends site
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