The Braves signed versatile infielder Ramiro Pena to a one-year contract and declined to offer arbitration Monday to reliever Cristhian Martinez and infielders Elliot Johnson and Paul Janish, making them non-tendered free agents.
Kyle Korver wanted to say thank you. He had the attention of the Hawks’ locker room following Friday’s dismantling of the Cavaliers — which will go down in the record books as the game in which Korver set the NBA all-time mark for a 3-pointers in consecutive games, at 90.
A week ago, the Southeastern Conference looked as though it had finally been vanquished. The rest of the nation breathed a sigh of relief, clearly relieved it wouldn't have to watch the haughty SEC celebrate another national championship.
As college football prepares for the final Bowl Championship Series, featuring a Florida State-Auburn championship game, it's easy to see why the coming four-team playoff won't solve all the postseason problems.
The storybook ending at Sherwood had every element a golf fan could want — Tiger Woods with a commanding lead before a record crowd, clutch shots that kept getting better with every hole and a finish no one saw coming.