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Bubba a Master once again

AUGUSTA, Ga . — To hear Bubba Watson speak, he’s someone from a small town in the Florida panhandle who has no business winning one green jacket at the Masters, let alone two in a three-year span.

Oakland shuts down Mariners

SEATTLE — If I-5 traffic slowed you down, or if you were late turning on your TV or radio, you likely missed all the action. At least the kind that involved players crossing home plate.

Phenom Spieth ties Bubba for Masters lead

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Jordan Spieth is doing a lot of talking to himself this week at the Augusta National Golf Club. After all, the 20-year-old Texan is determined to make a good showing in this, his first time competing at the Masters.

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UConn, Kentucky bound for Final Four

NEW YORK — In 2011, Connecticut rode an incredible individual stretch from their point guard all the way to a national championship. Three years later, the Huskies are back in the Final Four, and in no small part due to the efforts of their current floor general. Shabazz Napier put up 25 points and six rebounds while carrying Connecticut in the second half, and the Huskies punched their ticket to North Texas with a 60-54 decision over Michigan State in the East Region final in front of a pro- Huskies crowd at Madison Square Garden.

Gators, Badgers headed to Final Four

ANAHEIM — No matter what it tried, the fifth-ranked defensive team in the nation had no answer for Frank Kaminsky. The Wisconsin junior big man scored 28 points, including a tip-in with 1:08 left that proved to be the difference, and had 11 rebounds as the Badgers advanced to the Final Four with a 64-63 overtime win over Arizona in the West Regional final on Saturday.