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Two Kentucky student-athletes among national finalists for national scholar award

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Two University of Kentucky student-athletes are among the finalists for the 2014 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award given by¬†Diverse: Issues in Higher Education magazine. The finalists were chosen from more than 600 outstanding minority student-athletes nominated by their respective …

Lexington Legends announce manager Brian Buchanan to return for second season in 2014

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Brian Buchanan will be back in 2014 for a second year as manager of the Lexington Legends. The Kansas City Royals announced the 2014 field staff Friday for each of their minor league affiliates, including the Legends.   Buchanan will …

Legends’ 2014 scheduled to feature 10 full weekend series among 70 home games

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The Lexington Legends will open their 14th season on Thursday, April 3, 2014 when they take on their nearby South Atlantic League rivals, the West Virginia Power, at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.   The opening game will be the first in …

MiLB Roundup: Zach Jackson, Craig Stem earn postseason saves; Hot Rods eliminated

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See below for a roundup of highlights from Kentucky high school and college alumni as well as the state’s three Minor League Baseball teams from Thursday in a special postseason edition of the BluGrass Baseball MiLB roundup. You can see …

Legends groundskeeper is quick study as he keeps field ready for games, other events

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By John Reitman Special to KyForward   Like the thoroughbred racehorses that have become a trademark of the area, Britt Barry is on the fast track to success.   Barry, 24, is in his second season as head groundskeeper at …

MiLB Roundup: Rogers pitches nine scoreless innings in no-decision; Gott earns save

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See below for a roundup of highlights from Kentucky high school and college alumni as well as the state’s three Minor League Baseball teams from Wednesday in a special postseason edition of the BluGrass Baseball MiLB roundup. You can see …

Chris Curley, Taylor Rogers headline
2013 BluGrass Baseball All-MiLB Team

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  The regular season concluded for the majority of Kentucky Minor League Baseball players Monday, ending what was a productive step in the careers of several of the state’s best alumni.   With at least 32 former Bluegrass State starts …

MiLB Roundup: Andy Burns tallies three hits; Michael Mosby, Jayson Langfels slug HRs

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See below for a roundup of highlights from Kentucky high school and college alumni as well as the state’s three Minor League Baseball teams in the final 2013 regular season edition of the BluGrass Baseball MiLB roundup. You can see …

MiLB Roundup: Jack Snodgrass earns 12th win; Patrick Brady, Adam Duvall slug HRs

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See below for a roundup of highlights from Kentucky high school and college alumni as well as the state’s three Minor League Baseball teams in the Sunday BluGrass Baseball MiLB roundup. You can see all the Kentucky MiLB players here …

MiLB Roundup: Chad Wright reaches base five times; Mosby tallies three hits, HR

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See below for a roundup of highlights from Kentucky high school and college alumni as well as the state’s three Minor League Baseball teams in the Saturday BluGrass Baseball MiLB roundup. You can see all the Kentucky MiLB players here …

MiLB Roundup: Blake Perry, Tim Peterson earn wins in final starts of the regular season

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See below for a roundup of highlights from Kentucky high school and college alumni as well as the state’s three Minor League Baseball teams in the Friday BluGrass Baseball MiLB roundup. You can see all the Kentucky MiLB players here …

MiLB Roundup: Meyer strong in second start since return; Phillips posts quality start

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See below for a roundup of highlights from Kentucky high school and college alumni as well as the state’s three Minor League Baseball teams in the Thursday BluGrass Baseball MiLB roundup. You can see all the Kentucky MiLB players here …

MiLB Roundup: Jeff Thompson posts first quality start; Hot Rods clinch playoff berth

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See below for a roundup of highlights from Kentucky high school and college alumni as well as the state’s three Minor League Baseball teams in the Wednesday BluGrass Baseball MiLB roundup. You can see all the Kentucky MiLB players here …

Former UK baseball player Lucas Witt ends attempt to restart football career with Cats

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Former UK baseball player Lucas Witt‘s experiment with playing football has ended.   UK football head coach Mark Stoops confirmed following practice Wednesday that Witt had left the team after participating in fall camp.   In an interview with KyForward …

MiLB Roundup: James Paxton earns eighth win, strikes out seven in eight innings

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See below for a roundup of highlights from Kentucky high school and college alumni as well as the state’s three Minor League Baseball teams in the Tuesday BluGrass Baseball MiLB roundup. You can see all the Kentucky MiLB players here …