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Sports UConn Huskies again star in the underdog role UConn Huskies again star in the underdog role
The Connecticut Huskies lost their coach, their teammates, their chance to play at the NCAA tournament for a year. They were castoffs, unwanted mutts without a home, told they had no chance. Well, look who's woofing now.
Sports Mariners-A's postponed because of soggy field Mariners-A's postponed because of soggy field (Photo Gallery)
Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon walked toward shortstop and his right foot sunk some two inches, causing him to turn his right ankle. That was minor, yet everybody involved in the postponed game between the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics on Friday night feared the worst if they had tried to play on a rain-soaked field.
Sports Emmert: Unionization "grossly inappropriate" Emmert: Unionization "grossly inappropriate"
The NCAA president called an effort to unionize players a "grossly inappropriate" way to solve problems in college sports while insisting the association has plans to change the school-athlete relationship.
Sports Tiger Woods has back surgery, will miss the Masters Tiger Woods has back surgery, will miss the Masters
Tiger Woods chose surgery to heal his ailing back over a quest for another green jacket, announcing Tuesday that he will miss the Masters for the first time in his career.
Sports Mariners roar past Angels 10-3 on opening day Mariners roar past Angels 10-3 on opening day
Abraham Almonte hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the seventh inning and Felix Hernandez struck out 11 in the new-look Seattle Mariners' 10-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
Sports MLB ticket price average $27.94 after 2 pct rise MLB ticket price average $27.94 after 2 pct rise
Major League Baseball's average ticket price rose 2 percent this season to $27.93, the steepest rise since a 5 percent hike in 2009, according to the Team Marketing Report's annual survey
Sports Will college athletes unionize? A query for NLRB Will college athletes unionize? A query for NLRB
The five-member regulatory board that will ultimately decide if Northwestern University football players can unionize has itself been in the middle of a firestorm.