Category Archives: Lexington Legends

Lex Legends – Legends gain split with walk-off win

Lex Legends
Lex Legends

Manny Olloque’s double in the bottom of the seventh inning scored Nick Dini from second base and gave the Lexington Legends a 2-1 walk-off win over the Columbia Fireflies in the second game of a doubleheader in front of 7,047 fans Sunday at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.  Andre Davis (4-2) struck out 11 batters, walked none, and allowed five hits in a complete-game victory. Continue reading Lex Legends – Legends gain split with walk-off win

World Series MVP, former Legend Zobrist still connected to Lexington family

Ben Zobrist - Former Legend
Ben Zobrist – Former Legend

Ben Zobrist will forever be remembered as the Most Valuable Player in the 2016 World Series, in which the Chicago Cubs claimed their first championship in 108 years. He batted .357 in the Series with 10 hits in 28 at bats, and his 10th-inning double in game seven put the Cubs ahead for good. Continue reading World Series MVP, former Legend Zobrist still connected to Lexington family