On Wednesday, September 5th – the Lexington Legends won the opener of their playoff series against the Rome Braves, 3-1. Its was the first playoff win for the Legends since 2001. Game two of the best of three series is Friday night in Rome, GA.
On Wednesday – the Cincinnati Reds were swept in their three game series in Pittsburgh after a 3-2 loss to the Pirates. Jose Peraza homered for the Reds. On Thursday night, the Reds return to the Great American Ballpark to begin a series with the San Diego Padres. The game begins at 6:40 p.m. with the first pitch. Live coverage can be heard on WTLO AM 1480/97.7 FM.
On Friday in high school football – Somerset hosts Hazard, with a 7:30 p.m. kickoff and live coverage on Somerset 106.1 FM.
Also on Friday, Pulaski County plays at Danville, and Southwestern is at Henry Clay.
On Saturday – the WKU Hilltoppers have their home opener against Maine. The 7:30 p.m. kickoff will air on WTLO AM 1480/97.7 FM.
On Saturday – UK plays at Florida. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. on the SEC Network.
On Sunday – the Cincinnati Bengals open the NFL regular season at Indianapolis against the Colts. Kickoff is at 1:00 p.m. on WTLO AM 1480/97.7 FM.