Posted on: June 18, 2009 10:47 am

Soggy start at the Open and the Phils home issues

Open for play

A little rain can't dampen things at the U.S. Open at Bethpage Black. Tiger Woods, '02 champion at Bethpage, starts rough with a double bogey early in his round through a steady drizzle. Story | LIVE! Leaderboard

Freeman: Rain | Elling: Forecast | Flashback | Picks | Dantheman | More

Padre's Day every day

Tony Gwynn was Mr. Padre during his Hall of Fame career. Now he gets to watch Tony Jr. wear the same uniform. So don't ask Senior what he wants for Father's Day; he already has it, Scott Miller says. Full story

Mariners hold off Padres | Miller: Father's Day gifts | Gwynn Jr. | Speak!

Home issues

Behind the best road record the Phils lead the NL East, but the problem is at home where they are 13-18. Danny Knobler says it makes no sense and no one has a logical reason. | Blue Jays 7, Phils 1: Richmond K's 11

Fantasy: Phillies | B/R: Figuring out home woes | Talk!

Posted on: June 16, 2009 11:46 am

NBA offseason moves and Sergio at Bethpage

Choose wisely

Let the players celebrate. Or in the Magic's case, commiserate. The GMs are already at work, devising ways to build rosters capable of returning to the NBA Finals, Ken Berger says. Full storyLooking ahead

Offseason: Mock Drafts | Rumor Mill blog | Talk back!

Back at Black

Sergio Garcia won't exactly be popular when the U.S. Open returns to Bethpage. After the Spaniard's contentious visit in 2002, Gotham awaits the return of one of its most-hated villains, Steve Elling says. Full story

Elling's Short Game | Open page | Bethpage Black | History

Rockin' to No. 1

The NCAA hoops world might revolve around Kentucky and John Calipari this season, but with Jodie Meeks going pro, Gary Parrish makes Bill Self's Jayhawks No. 1 in his Post-Deadline Top 25 (and one). Column

Parrish: Draft deadline | Coaching changes | MaxPreps | Shoot!

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