Pitcher J.J. Hoover Becomes 4th Ex-Reds Player to Join Lexington Legends This Season


Hoover joins former Reds teammates Brandon Phillips (player/part owner), Tony Cingrani, and Jordan Pacheco on the Lexington squad.

Lexington Legends Ink Ex-MLB Veteran, Co-Owner Brandon Phillips to Deal


In a historic move, Phillips will join Lexington as the first-ever Atlantic League player to be on the roster for a team that he co-owns.

Lexington Legends Ink Ex-Mets Minor Leaguer Tillman Pugh


Pugh, a 15thround draft pick of the Mets in 2010, spent three seasons in their system and hit six home runs, 29 RBI, and swiped 27 bases in 118 games during that span.

Lexington Legends, Florence Yall’s to Revive The Battle of the Bourbon Trail Exhibition Series in May


Florence won the championship that the Legends hosted postseason, per Lexington team source. 

Lexington Legends Ink Ex-Met Pitcher Tim Peterson


During his eight seasons of pro baseball, Peterson has shined with a 19-14 record and a 3.20 ERA. He tossed 357 innings and struck out 414 batters while only walking 91 during that time span.

Former Met Pitching Coach Dave Eiland to Lead Lexington Legends’ Staff


Eiland’s tutelage helped lead the Kansas City Royals and the New York Yankees to World Series Crowns in 2015 and 2009, respectively.

Ex-Long Island Duck P.J. Phillips Named Manager of Lexington Legends


Phillips, 34, launched four home runs, drove in 19 RBI, collected nine doubles and two triples while scoring 33 runs and swiping 13 bases in 77 games with the Ducks in 2013.

Lexington Legends Join Atlantic League Pro Baseball


Legends join Gastonia Honey Hunters, Long Island Ducks, York Revolution, Lancaster Barnstormers, Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, and High Point Rockers in the Atlantic League.

Cuban Outfielder Gerson Molina Enjoys Two-Hit, Three-RBI Game in Pro Debut with Fireflies


Molina Drives in three runs for Columbia Fireflies in loss.