Legends score three in ninth to win championship series opener
The Lexington Legends scored three runs in the top of the ninth inning on Monday night to claim a 6-4 victory over the Hickory Crawdads in Game 1 of their South Atlantic League Championship Series at Hickory, N.C.
The Legends are trying to win the South Atlantic League for the second year in a row and the third time ever.
Game 2 of the best-of-five series was set for Tuesday night at Hickory. Game 3 is scheduled for Thursday night in Lexington. Games 4 and 5, if necessary, would be Friday night and Saturday afternoon at Whitaker Bank Ballpark…..