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Rain Dampens Marlins' Opening Day

When it started to rain, the retractable roof was open at Marlins Park. It didn't close right away. The baseball team did not have a tarp to cover the field because they rely on the roof closing.
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Mitt Romney Does Well In ESPN's Bracket Challenge

Romney landed near the top of 11.5 million entries in ESPN's Tournament Challenge. He had a perfect Final Four — finally beating President Obama, who, by the way, had Kentucky winning it all.
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Duke Comes From Behind To Defeat Wisconsin In Men's NCAA Championship

Duke won another men's college basketball championship Monday night in Indianapolis. The Blue Devils beat the Wisconsin Badgers 68-63. It was the school's 5th men's title under coach Mike Krzyzewski.
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Duke Beats Wisconsin, 68-63, To Win NCAA Men's Basketball Title

In a back-and-forth game, the Blue Devils eked out a 68-63 win, and an NCAA men's basketball championship, against the Badgers on Monday night in Indianapolis.
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Dodgers Eye World Series, Cubs Optimistic On Baseball's Opening Day

The Major League Baseball season begins in earnest Monday with a full slate of games. NPR's Melissa Block talks to ESPN reporter Pedro Gomez for a preview.
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Duke Faces Wisconsin (Not Kentucky) In NCAA Championship

Wisconsin will take on Duke in the NCAA men's college basketball championship Monday night in Indianapolis.
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A Lesser-Known Human Trafficking Problem: Teenage Basketball Players

There is a lot of money to be made in bringing underage kids to the U.S. and trying to make them the next Kobe. But what happens to the rest of them?
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Opening Day: Baseball Season Starts In Earnest

In 204 days, two teams will face off in the World Series. Until then, fans can dream about their team winning it all, as Major League Baseball's season gets going.
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NCAA Men's Final: Wisconsin And Duke Play For It All Monday Night

For Wisconsin, a win would bring its first title since 1941. Perennial power Duke last won it all in 2010. The game will tip off at 9:18 p.m. ET.
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College Basketball Championship Games Expected To Be Close

Men's and women's college basketball seasons are over except for the championships. Wisconsin plays Duke Monday for the men's title, and UConn and Notre Dame play Tuesday for the women's title.

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