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Legends' losing streak reaches six games

The Kannapolis Intimidators used seven extra base hits — six doubles and a home run — to hand the Lexington Legends (11-15) their sixth straight loss, this one 8-1 Tuesday night at Applebee's Park.

The Intimidators (13-13), who have won four straight and improved to 8-2 on the road, got a home run, a double and three RBI from Ian Gac. Jose Vargas had a pair of doubles and Kyle Colligan scored three runs.

Matt Hopps, who started for Kannapolis, pitched 21⁄3 scoreless innings, but had to leave the game because of injury. Matt Wickswat (2-3) picked up where Hopps left off and got the win by going 42⁄3 innings without allowing a run.

Legends starter Brandt Walker (1-2) took the loss after giving up five runs, four earned, in 42⁄3 innings.

Lexington picked up its lone run in the eighth on a single by Kody Hinze.

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