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Good Luck With That 'Perfect' March Madness Bracket. You'll Need It

Millions of basketball fans will fill out NCAA tournament brackets this week and try to correctly predict the outcomes of every game. The chances of succeeding are about 1 in 150 quintillion. A group of computer scientists are trying to beat those odds by writing programs that learn to pick winners.
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What's The Score On Spirited Sports Banter At Bars?

Sports commentator Frank Deford wants to know: When did we stop arguing about sports in the time-honored bar-stool fashion?
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Dominican Republican, Puerto Rico Face Off In World Baseball Championship

Tom Goldman talks to Robert Siegel about Tuesday's World Baseball Classic championship game in San Francisco.
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World Baseball Classic's All-Caribbean Showdown Is A Winner Either Way

The Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico will face off in tonight's championship game. Both teams distinguished themselves throughout the tournament, not only with great baseball, but great fun-loving, hip-swaying and plantain-waving passion, as well.

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