The Hoptown Hoppers open a three game road trip this evening at Fulton. The Hoppers have a 1 ½ game lead on Marion in the Ohio Valley League race. Marion is also in action this evening as they play at Madisonville.
The Hoppers will travel to Madisonville Saturday night and play an afternoon game at Marion on Sunday.
Minor League Baseball tonight has the Nashville Sounds closing out a homestand against Oklahoma City, while the Bowling Green Hot Rods begin the second half of the Midwest League season at Dayton.
Major League Baseball interleague action has Atlanta at Boston, Cincinnati hosting Minnesota and St. Louis at Kansas City, while the Chicago Cubs play at Arizona.
At the College World Series in Omaha, South Carolina and Arkansas play for the second straight night in a elimination game. The Gamecocks blanked the Razorbacks 2-0 after beating Kent State 2-1 Thursday afternoon. The winner will face Arizona in a best of three series to determine the national champion.