Sports Update: Friday, June 14th

Friday MLB:

The Cincinnati Reds (33-35, 2nd NL Central) will open a three-game series against the Milwaukee Brewers (40-28, 1st NL Central) in Milwaukee. The Reds are trailing the Brewers by seven games in the standings.

Series Schedule:

  • Friday: 8:10 PM
  • Saturday: 4:10 PM
  • Sunday: 2:10 PM

Friday’s Starter:

  • RHP Hunter Greene (4-2, 3.61 ERA) will start for the Reds.
  • Live Coverage: On WTLO AM 1480/97.7 FM

Somerset Briar Jumpers High School Baseball:

  • Kole Grundy and Griffin Loy have been named Third Team All-State by the Kentucky High School Baseball Coaches Association.
  • Griffin Loy:
    • Batting: .327 average, 32 hits, 32 RBI, 5 home runs.
    • Pitching: 5-1 record, 1.96 ERA in 25 innings, 10 hits allowed, 38 strikeouts.
  • Kole Grundy:
    • Batting: .400 average, 36 hits, 39 RBI, 5 home runs.
    • Pitching: 2-3 record with 1 save, 2.79 ERA in 42.2 innings, 36 hits allowed, 56 strikeouts.

High School Baseball State Championship Final Four at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington:


  • 10 AM: Trinity vs. Pleasure Ridge Park
  • 1:30 PM: McCracken Co. vs. Owensboro Catholic


  • Championship Game: 3:30 PM

High School Softball State Championship Final Four at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington:


  • 3:30 PM: North Laurel vs. Assumption
  • 6:30 PM: Henderson Co. vs. South Warren


  • Championship Game: 7 PM

College Baseball:

NCAA College Baseball World Series in Omaha, Nebraska:

  • Saturday: Kentucky Wildcats (45-14) vs. North Carolina State Wolfpack (38-21)
  • First Appearance: Kentucky’s first-ever appearance in the College World Series. NC State is making their fourth appearance.
  • Series History: NC State leads 4-3. The last meeting was in 2017, with Kentucky winning 2 out of 3 in the NCAA Lexington Regional.
  • First Pitch: Saturday at 2 PM
  • Live Coverage: On ESPN

Kentucky Wildcats Basketball:

  • SEC/ACC Challenge: Kentucky will face the Clemson Tigers on December 3rd at Littlejohn Coliseum in South Carolina. UK leads the series 12-4, with the last meeting in November 1997 (UK won 76-51).
  • Champions Classic: Kentucky will face the Duke Blue Devils on November 12th in Atlanta.