Friday, May 4, 2012 at 9:57 AM
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The Run for the Roses is Saturday. David Greene talks to Mike Battaglia, who sets the morning line at Churchill Downs, about handicapping horses in the Kentucky Derby.
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Aly Raisman, now 17, sets her athletic sights high: She hopes to star at the London Olympics.
The American Way: Winners And Losers, And No Ties
Football and hockey leagues have taken steps to keep ties out of the results column.
Ice To Court And Back Again At L.A.'s Staples Center
One NHL team and two NBA teams call the Staples Center home. Now all three are in the playoffs.
Fan Says Tear Down Wrigley To Save The Cubs
Rich Cohen believes the only way to end nearly a century of losing for the Chicago Cubs is to destroy Wrigley Field. Fans blame the decades-old billy goat curse for the team's rotten record, and in the Wall Street Journal, Cohen says leveling the stadium is the only way to turn things around.
Manchester's 'Other' Soccer Team The Best In England
Manchester City, not to be confused with Manchester United, hasn't won a championship for 44 years.
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