Poythress to throw out first pitch at April 7 for Legends

Former University of Kentucky basketball star Alex Poythress will throw a ceremonial first pitch at the Lexington Legends opening-night game Thursday, April 7 at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.

“We’re really excited to have Alex with us on opening night,” said Legends President/CEO Andy Shea, “and we know the fans will be excited to see him take the mound.”

The game between the Legends and the Lakewood BlueClaws will begin at 7:05 p.m.    Gates will open at 5 p.m., and an autograph session with Poythress will begin as soon as gates are open.

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  1. Cant understand why anyone would want to honor POY. He, Lee, and Skal are the reasons we couldn’t advance. They were supposed to be blue bloods and not blue duds. Poy and Lee never wanted to be be the leaders they should have been. I hope they all move on.

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