LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Former Russell County star Anfernee Grier went 3-for-5 and scored two runs Saturday night to lead Auburn to a 8-1 win over Kentucky.
Dillon Ortman (9-3) spread seven hits over 6 innings to pick up the win.
Chandler Shepherd (5-3) gave up five runs on eight hits in 2 innings and got the loss.
Kentucky defeated Auburn 6-3 in the first game of the series Friday night.
Auburn (27-24, 10-16 SEC) plays Kentucky (29-20, 11-15) Sunday at 1 p.m.