Friday, April 11, 2014
The 78th Masters will get underway at Augusta National early Thursday morning with living legends Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player hitting the first balls as honorary starters.
The Cleveland Indians Major League Baseball team announced Wednesday that it had officially added Taiwanese pitcher Lee Chen-chang to its 25-man roster.
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Washington leapfrogged Miami to the top of the National League East division by beating the Marlins 5-0 on Tuesday, with Gio Gonzalez pitching six scoreless innings.
Minnesota added another big scalp to its recent record by comfortably beating NBA-leading San Antonio 110-91 on Monday. The Timberwolves have beaten the two conference leaders over their past three games, having also downed Miami.
Geno Auriemma and Connecticut stand alone in women's college basketball, and they reached the top in unprecedented fashion.
One after another, some of the world's best players and favorites to win the Masters trudged up the hill on the opening hole to start their practice rounds.
Minnesota clinched a spot in the NHL playoffs by beating Boston 4-3 after a shootout on Monday, with Mikko Koivu scoring in the tiebreaker and goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov denying all three Bruins shots.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Derek Jeter gave Yangervis Solarte some assistance with Yankee Stadium tradition, then the rookie helped make the captain a winner in his final home opener Monday as New York beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-2 in the American League.
Christian Eriksen scored one goal and set up two more as Tottenham recovered from an early defensive howler to rout Sunderland 5-1, leaving the visitors rooted to the bottom of the Premier League table.
Joey Logano had a big lead and was within a half-lap of taking the white flag at Texas.