Ervin played four seasons of Major League Baseball (MLB) with the Reds and Seattle Mariners. The 29-year-old batted .247 with 17 home runs and 68 RBI in 586 at-bats in 237 games.
Former Texas Longhorn player set to join Atlantic League.
Kentucky team will make up a 10-member ALPB association in 2022.
Beggs, 28, posted a 1-0 record and a 4.15 ERA with 20 strikeouts in 26.0 innings of work in five games, all of which were starts, with Lexington.
The Mets originally drafted Nate Peden in the 13th round of the 2017 MLB June Amateur Draft out of University High School in Orlando, Florida.
Hoover joins former Reds teammates Brandon Phillips (player/part owner), Tony Cingrani, and Jordan Pacheco on the Lexington squad.
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.
Former Reds' Legends test Atlantic League ownership waters,
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.
Florence won the championship that the Legends hosted postseason, per Lexington team source.