Kershaw Will Start Dodgers' Season Opener For Sixth Year In A RowKershaw was 16-7 last season with a 2.13 earned run average and 301 strikeouts — the first pitcher to reach 300 strikeouts since 2002.
Sharks Manhandle Kings In Season Opener Captain Joe Pavelski had a goal and two assists, and Joonas Donskoi scored in his NHL debut in the San Jose Sharks' 5-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night in both clubs' season opener.
All Eyes On Mike McCoy For Showdown With TexansComing off of a 1-3 preseason, the San Diego Chargers look to kick off the 2013 season in fine form, hosting the Houston Texans in the second Monday night game September 9. Coach Mike McCoy sets out to turn around a program that hasn't been to the postseason in three seasons.
Iannetta Powers Angels Past Reds In 13-Inning Season OpenerChris Iannetta hit a solo homer and a bases-loaded single in the 13th inning Monday, powering the Los Angeles Angels to a 3-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds in the majors' first interleague season opener.