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No. 19 Wildcats make rare trip to Texas
for baseball series against Aggies

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  Coming off a midweek win at No. 9 Louisville, No. 19 Kentucky will continue its four-game road swing by traveling to College Station, Texas, to face off with Texas A&M.   Kentucky will be meeting Texas A&M for the …

Legends interrupt long road trip with
brief homestand at Whitaker Bank Ballpark

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  It’s just a three-game homestand, but there is a variety of fun for fans to go along with the Lexington Legends series against the Augusta GreenJackets at Whitaker Bank Ballpark, including Thirsty Thursday, Ladies Night, a Ford Fireworks show …

Kentucky completes season sweep
of Louisville with 4-2 road victory

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  Freshmen Zack Brown and Logan Salow combined to work six shutout innings in relief and Kyle Cody came on to earn his third save of the year with a shutout ninth, as No. 19 Kentucky posted a 4-2 win …

Eastern’s Bryan Soloman earns accolades
as Ohio Valley Conference Player of Week

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Eastern Kentucky University senior Bryan Soloman was named adidas Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week on Monday.   Soloman had a tremendous week at the plate for EKU. In five games the Monroe, Conn., native had a .350 average …

Local Boys: The one that got away, Tannehill had a stellar career, but only one Reds win

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By Michael Monks Special to KyForward   Editor’s note: Cincinnati Reds’ fans are just that – fanatics about their ball club, and especially about those players who hail from the Greater Cincinnati area. A handful of those players are actually …

Wildcats drop series finale to Missouri, prepare to take on No. 10 Cardinals

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Missouri fifth-year senior Eric Anderson worked a strong start on the mound and drove in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning to post an 8-3 win over No. 12 Kentucky to claim the series, on a windy Sunday afternoon …

Wildcats hope to bounce back from loss with big weekend SEC series against Missouri

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Coming off a series win over 12th-ranked Florida last weekend, No. 12 Kentucky will return to action with a crucial three-game series with Missouri, with the series opener slated for 6:30 p.m.on Friday at Cliff Hagan Stadium. The series will …

Legends drop second in series to Rome, take to the road for first week-long trip of season

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The Rome Braves scored three runs in the first inning and led all the way in a 5-2 victory over the Lexington Legends Wednesday.   Mikey Reynolds led off the game with a triple to right field and scored on …

Legends, Rome Braves split double-header; Series wraps with Education Day Wednesday

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  Lexington’s Austin Fairchild pitched six no-hit innings against Rome in the second game of a doubleheader Tuesday night, but left the game trailing 1-0. The Braves went on to win 3-0 to gain a split. The Legends won the …

Kentucky baseball falls after delay in midweek
upset loss to Morehead State Eagles, 6-4

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Morehead State plated single runs in the first, second, fourth and sixth innings and fought through an extensive rain delay to post a 6-4 win over No. 12 Kentucky, on a rain-soaked Tuesday night at Cliff Hagan Stadium.   Kentucky …

Frank Schwindel leads Legends to win over Power, completes club’s first triple play

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  Frank Schwindel led the Lexington offense with a homer and a double, and the defense turned in the first triple play in team history as the Legends defeated the West Virginia Power 5-2 Sunday afternoon.   The Legends took …

Kentucky star A.J. Reed PerfectGame.org’s midseason National Player of the Year

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Kentucky junior left-handed pitcher/first baseman A.J. Reed – the Southeastern Conference leader in homers, RBI and slugging percentage – has been named midseason National Player of the Year by Perfect Game USA, it was announced on Thursdaymorning.   A native of …

Freshman Johnson pitches Transylvania’s first no-hitter in modern school baseball

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  Freshman Braden Johnson’s nine inning no-hitter snagged the Pioneers a series-clenching victory and the first no-hitter in the modern era of Transylvania baseball, on the way to a sweep of the Defiance Yellow Jackets Sunday.   Johnson’s no-hitter was …

No. 17 Kentucky pitches its way to 4-2 win
to open series at No. 5 Vanderbilt on Friday

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Behind eight strong innings from A.J. Reed and the first career save from Kyle Cody, No. 17 Kentucky rallied from behind to post a 4-2 series-opening win over No. 5 Vanderbilt, on a perfect Friday night in front of 2,545 at Charles …

Kentucky’s baseball game vs. Xavier moved
to Wednesday afternoon due to weather

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Due to the threat of inclement weather, No. 17 Kentucky vs. Xavier has been moved from Tuesday, to a Wednesday 4 p.m. ET first pitch at Cliff Hagan Stadium.   Kentucky (17-7) will face off with Xavier (12-10) on Wednesday at 4 p.m. ET at …