Dicky Lyons Jr., Joker Phillips to Throw Out First Pitches

April 9, 2009

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Former Kentucky football standout Dicky Lyons, Jr., and head coach of the offense, Joker Phillips will be on hand at Kentucky’s weekend baseball series with No. 3 Georgia to throw out the first pitch. Lyons will toss the first ball Friday before UK’s 6:30 p.m. ET start and Phillips before Sunday’s 1 p.m. ET start at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

Kentucky (18-13) takes on the Bulldogs (26-6) in a three-game series at Cliff Hagan Stadium. The series starts at 6:30 p.m. Friday, resumes Saturday at 7 p.m., and concludes with a 1 p.m. ET first pitch. Saturday’s and Sunday’s games will be televised live on the Big Blue Sports Network, broadcast on Fox Sports South. All three games can be heard live on the Big Blue Sports Network (radio), with the Voice of UK Baseball, Neil Price, calling the action.