On Thursday – the Cincinnati Reds lost in the finale of their series against Milwaukee 2-1 in 11 innings. On Friday, the Reds begin a three game series in St. Louis against the Cardinals. The game is at 8:10 p.m.
On Thursday – the Lexington Legends defeated the Augusta Green Jackets, 7-0.
On Thursday in the NFL – the Cincinnati Bengals lost at home to the Indianapolis Colts, 27-26. The Bengals finished the preseason at 3-1. Cincinnati opens the regular season on Sunday September 9th at 1:00 p.m. in Indianapolis against the Colts.
On Friday in high school football – the Somerset Briar Jumpers are at Beechwood. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. on Somerset 106.1 FM. Pregame coverage begins at 6:45 p.m.
Also on Friday – Southwestern takes on Madison Central, and Corbin is at Pulaski County.
On Friday – the WKU Hilltoppers kickoff their football season at Wisconsin against the Badgers. Live coverage can be heard on WTLO AM 1480/97.7 FM at 8:00 p.m., with a 9:00 p.m. kickoff.
On Saturday – the Kentucky Wildcats open the season at home playing Central Michigan. Kickoff is at 3:30 p.m. on ESPNU.