1. The Los Angeles Rams acquired receiver Brandin Cooks from the New England Patriots for the 23rd overall pick in this year’s draft. As part of the deal New England also sent a fourth round pick to the Rams and received a sixth round pick in return.
2. Giancarlo Stanton struck out five times and was booed by the Yankee fans in New York’s home opener. Despite Stanton’s poor performance the Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 11-4.
3. Shohei Ohtani hits a three-run home run against the Cleveland Indians in his first at bat of the regular season in Anaheim Tuesday night.
4. Donte DiVincenzo scored 31 points off the bench to lead Villanova to a 79-62 win over Michigan Monday night for its second NCAA championship in three years.
5. According to sources former Cathedral head coach Kevin Pearson is in the mix for the Cantwell head coaching job.
6. The Dodgers fall to the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-1 and drop to 2-4 on the year. Clayton Kershaw is 0-2.
7. San Marino head football coach Mike Hobbie also serves as the Titans baseball coach.
8. On this date in 1974 Hank Aaron tied Babe Ruth’s career home run record with his 714th.
9. Former Oakland Raiders head coach/ NFL linebacker Jack Del Rio turns 55 today.
10. “I looked for the same pitch my whole career, a breaking ball. All of the time. I wasn’t worried about the fastball. They couldn’t throw it past me, none of them.” – Hank Aaron.