Hoppers Baseball: The Hoptown Hoppers host the Fulton Railroaders in the home opener at Hopkinsville High’s Tiger Field this evening. It’s Hays Furniture-Cancer Awareness Night, with first pitch at 7:05 pm. Pre game coverage begins at 6:45 on News/Talk WHOP and online at whopam.com.
Other OVL games have DuBois County at Marion and Madisonville hosts Owensboro.
Major League Baseball: National League action includes Cincinnati hosting Colorado this evening, along with Atlanta meeting Pittsburgh and St. Louis against Arizona. Interleague action has the Chicago Cubs meeting the LA Angels.
College Football: East Tennessee State University is looking at former Kentucky offensive coordinator Randy Sanders to be its new football coach. Sanders was named quarterbacks coach at Florida State during the off season.
Sanders once worked under Phillip Fulmer at Tennessee, who is consulting ETSU on its coaching search according to the website coachingsearch.com.
College Softball: Top seeded Oklahoma is a win away from claiming a national championship as it leads Tennessee 1 game to none in the College World Series championship series. Last night, the Sooners needed 12 innings to defeat the Lady Vols 5-3.
NHL: The Los Angeles Kings hope to get on the board in the Western Conference finals, as their series against the top-seeded Chicago Blackhawks shifts to Southern California for this evening's Game 3 at Staples Center. The Blackhawks have a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven set.