The Lexington Legends' hitting woes continued, but their good pitching did not Tuesday night.
The Legends managed just two hits and four baserunners and fell 12-0 to the Hickory Crawdads in a South Atlantic League game at Hickory, N.C.
The defeat was the Legends' first road loss and dropped their record to 7-6.
Shortstop Jacob Kaase had four hits, and right fielder Michael Bianucci went 3-for-3 for Hickory. Bianucci raised his average to .405. The Crawdads were 8-for-17 with runners in scoring position.
Hickory scored once in the first and twice in the second against Lexington starter Jordan Lyles (1-2). The hosts broke open the game with two runs in the fifth and five in the sixth.
Hickory starter Wilfredo Boscan (1-1) worked seven shutout innings to lower his earned run average to 0.51.