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Morehead State senior Robinson named Louisville Slugger first-team All-American

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Morehead State senior catcher Chris Robinson has been named a Louisville Slugger first-team All-American as selected by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.   The 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Year was listed as the top catcher in Division I and …

Pollock’s ninth-inning double provides key runs, Strahm slams door as Legends win

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  Kyle Pollock delivered a two-run double in the ninth inning to put Lexington in front, and the Legends held on for a 4-3 road win over the Kannapolis Intimidators Wednesday night.   Matt Strahm struck out nine batters in …

Appearance by Fur Circus, jersey give-aways highlight Legends’ four-game homestand

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Entertainment by the Fur Circus and a free replica Legends jersey for children age 12 and under are among the highlights for a four-game Lexington Legends homestand that opens Thursday night. The homestand also includes two Ford Fireworks shows.   …

Stephenson holds Intimidators to one earned run, but Legends drop second game of series

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  Kannapolis starter Yency Almonte allowed one run in seven innings, and Brad Salgado pitched two scoreless innings in relief as the Intimidators defeated the Lexington Legends 4-1 Tuesday night.   The Legends scored their only run in the top …

Tickets for Morehead State-Louisville NCAA Regional Tournament on sale Wednesday

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Ticket information is now available for Morehead State fans wishing to attend the NCAA Baseball Regional in Louisville this weekend. Tickets will go on sale Wednesday morning through the MSU Athletics Ticket Office.   Morehead State opens the regional versus …

Legends’ O’Hearn continues power surge, but Intimidators rally in ninth for walk-off win

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  Lexington’s Chase Vallot hit a home run with two outs in the top of the ninth inning to tie the game, but Kannapolis pushed across a run in the bottom of the ninth to win 6-5 in the opener …

Louisville grabs No. 3 seed, home game with Morehead State in NCAA Regional Tourney

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  By Russ Brown KyForward correspondent   LOUISVILLE–Dan McDonnell has been in this situation before and been successful. Twice, in fact.   For the third year in a row, McDonnell’s University of Louisville baseball team won a conference regular season …

Legends’ Hernandez draws bases loaded free pass to key walk-off victory in 10th inning

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  A bases-loaded walk to Elier Hernandez in the bottom of the 10th inning gave the Lexington Legends a 14-13 win over the Hagerstown Suns Sunday at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.   The teams combined for 29 hits in the game, …

Thomas More’s Pogue adds to post-season honors, named to All-America first-team

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  Thomas More College junior designated hitter Donovan Pogue (Sharonville, Ohio/St. Xavier) has been named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) and D3baseball.com All-American Teams.   Pogue was named to the ABCA Rawlings NCAA Division III All-America First Team …

League-leading ninth home run by O’Hearn only Legends hit as Hagerstown posts 3-2 win

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  Grant DeBruin and Cody Dent homered as the Hagerstown Suns took a 3-2 win over the Lexington Legends in the opener of a four-game series at Whitaker Bank Ballpark Thursday night.   Hagerstown opened the scoring with a run …

Legends drop series finale to Greenville; Canseco appearance highlights homestand

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  Michael Chavis’ single scored Yoan Moncada from second base in the bottom of the ninth inning, giving the Greenville Drive a 4-3 win over the Lexington Legends Wednesday night.   Greenville won two out of three games in the …

Winning ACC tournament would be nice, but Cardinals eye return to College World Series

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  By Russ Brown KyForward correspondent   The University of Louisville baseball team rolled to its most impressive regular season in history. Now it’s time to see if the Cardinals can continue their success during the all-important postseason.   Top-seeded …

NKU’s Bauml earns second straight All-A Sun honor, Ganns makes All-Freshman squad

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Two Northern Kentucky University baseball players have been honored by the Atlantic Sun Conference for their performance on the field during the 2015 season, the league office announced.   Cole Bauml earned a spot on the All-Atlantic Sun first team, …

Morehead’s Robinson named OVC Player of the Year while McGuire pegged top coach

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  Morehead State senior catcher Chris Robinson was named Ohio Vally Conference Player of the Year and Mike McGuire was named Coach of the Year, while seven other Eagles earned all-conference honors during the league banquet Tuesday.   Robinson and …

Early departure from SEC Tournament leaves Kentucky hoping for an NCAA at-large bid

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  Behind a strong start from Cole Lipscomb and three runs over the third and fourth innings, Auburn posted a 6-3 elimination game win over Kentucky in the first-round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament, on Tuesdayat the Hoover Met.   …