Hoppers Baseball: The two hottest teams in the Ohio Valley League play this evening as the Hoptown Hoppers and Fulton Railroaders put their 6 game winning streaks on the line at Tiger Field. The Hoppers lead Fulton by 4 games in the OVL race. Tonight’s first pitch is at 7:05, with the official Hoppers pre game show on the air at 6:45 on News/Talk WHOP and whopam.com.
Other OVL games have second place Owensboro hosting Madisonville and Dubois County plays a twin bill at Marion.
MLB: The Cincinnati Reds open a weekend interleague series this evening at the Texas Rangers, with the St. Louis Cardinals at Oakland and the Chicago Cubs play at Seattle. National League action has Atlanta at Arizona.
Minor League Baseball: The Bowling Green Hot Rods conclude a three game series at South Bend this evening, while the Nashville Sounds host Oklahoma City in game two of their series.
College Basketball: Kentucky Sports Radio reports former UK player Kyle Wiltjer visited Gonzaga yesterday, one day after being released from his scholarship in Lexington. It’s been widely speculated Gonzaga is where Wiltjer will continue his collegiate career.
NFL: Police in Massachusetts are looking for a third man in connection with the killing of Odin Lloyd. Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is being held without bail for the murder of Lloyd, who was found dead in a landfill near the football player's home.
North Attleborough police issued a wanted poster for Ernest Wallace who is accused of being an accessory after the fact. There are reports Hernandez is also being investigated in a double homicide that occurred in 2012.