Lexington Legends

Legends take opener from Drive 3-1

Tanner Bushue pitched five shutout innings, Chris Wallace drove in two runs and the Lexington Legends defeated the Greenville Drive 3-1 Sunday in the first game of a three-game series in Greenville, S.C.

The Legends took a 1-0 lead in the fourth inning when Delino DeShields led off with a walk, stole second and scored on Wallace's double.

They added a another run in the sixth. DeShields led off with a single and stole second, his 10th steal of the year. Adam Bailey's single moved DeShields to third, and Wallace's single made it 2-0.

Emilio King's solo homer in the seventh gave the Legends their final run.

The Drive scored in the bottom of the eighth on Miles Head's RBI double.

Bushue (6-1) allowed three hits and struck out eight. Brian Streilein took over in the sixth, and Jorge DeLeon worked the final 12⁄3 innings to pick up his seventh save.

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