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Priday drives in five as Legends triumph winrally

Jacob Priday went 2-for-4 and drove in five runs Friday as the Lexington Legends rallied for an 8-6 road victory over the Greensboro Grasshoppers.

Greensboro led 5-1 after scoring four runs in the third.

Priday got the Legends' comeback untracked with his first homer of the season, a two-run shot in the fourth.

Greensboro added a run in the fifth to lead 6-3, but Priday doubled in two in the sixth to make it a 6-5 game.

The Legends took a 7-6 lead in the seventh, scoring on back-to-back bases-loaded walks to Jonathan Fixler and Priday.

Another run came in the ninth on Fixler's RBI single.

Russell Dixon had three of Lexington's 12 hits. Craig Corrado, Fixler and Priday had two each.

Jose Duran (2-1) got the win in relief. Fernando Abad pitched the last two innings for his third save.

Pete Andrelczyk (1-4) took the loss in relief.

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