Sports – Monday, April 1st

| April 1, 2013 | 7:21 am
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(Chicago, IL)  –  Major League baseball is back.  The Royals begin their season on the road against the White Sox.  James Shields takes the ball for his first start in a Kansas City uniform opposite Chicago’s Chris Sale.  KC’s home opener is April 8th versus the Twins.

(Kansas City, MO)  –  Miguel Tejada made the Royals opening day roster and pitcher Danny Duffy was placed on the 15-day disabled list.  Tejada spent last season with the Orioles’ Triple-A team batting .259 with 18 RBI in 36 games.  The six-time All-Star last played in the majors with the Giants in 2011.

(Phoenix, AZ)  –  The Cardinals begin the 2013 MLB season on the road against the Diamondbacks.  Adam Wainwright takes the hill for St. Louis opposite Ian Kennedy.  The two teams continue their three-game series tomorrow and Wednesday before the Cards head to San Francisco to play the Giants on Friday.

(Undated)  –  The Final Four in men’s college basketball is set.   Louisville will play Wichita State, while Michigan will face Syracuse as the NCAA Championship Tournament continues. The national semifinals will be played next weekend in Atlanta.

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