BASEBALL AND A HUMAN CANNONBALL


 

WHITAKER BANK BALLPARK (Lexington, KY) – The Lexington Legends will welcome the Greensboro Grasshoppers for a three-game weekend series at Whitaker Bank Ballpark, beginning July 7 at 6:35 p.m. This homestand will go by at the speed of a bullet, so don’t miss out!

“We are so excited to be bringing one of the most unique experiences to Whitaker Bank Ballpark during this homestand. The Human Cannonball on Saturday night will be such a fun postgame treat for fans, not to mention fireworks after! Our Sunday tradition of Playtime on the Outfield also continues, making this homestand perfect for the entire family,” said Legends President/CEO, Andy Shea.

Saturday, July 7 at 6:35 p.m. vs. Greensboro: David "The Bullet" Smith will perform his death-defying Human Cannonball performance immediately following the Legends 6:35pm game on Saturday, July 7 against the Greensboro Grasshoppers. David has been a human cannonball for 22 years and has performed over 8,000 cannon shots in fifteen countries and is the highest-flying human cannonball in the world today. During his post-game feat, he will project himself over 150 feet out of his world-famous 35-foot-long cannon from centerfield towards home plate. The World Record Breaking Human Cannonball David "The Bullet" Smith amazes audiences across the world! Watch him astonish the live audience at Whitaker Bank Ballpark with this powerful and unforgettable live performance! Fans will also be treated to a fireworks show following the Human Cannonball! Both experiences are included in your Legends ticket!

Sunday, July 8 at 2:05 p.m. vs. Greensboro: It’s a Sunday dedicated to the kids, beginning when gates open at 12:30 p.m. for Playtime on the Outfield for families to play catch on the field until 1:00 p.m. All kids in attendance are then invited to come on to the field and participate in a pregame player high five tunnel as the Legends take the field! Children should report to the 1st base breezeway upon arrival. Kids also get in FREE courtesy of JiF!

Monday, July 9 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Greensboro: The Legends are mixing it up on Mismatch Night! The fan who wears the most bizarre ensemble to the game will receive a special prize. All Members Heritage Credit Union customers will receive a free ticket to the game, by showing their card at the box office. 

 

The Legends, a Class A affiliate of the Kansas City Royals and member of the South Atlantic League, play all home games at Whitaker Bank Ballpark in Lexington, Kentucky. For ticket information, call (859) 422-7867 or visit LexingtonLegends.com.

 

 

 

 



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