• Miami, Quinnipiac ready for shot at Sweet 16

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami coach Katie Meier and Quinnipiac coach Tricia Fabbri spent time together in Portugal last summer, talking about their teams and getting to know each other while watching a European tournament.

  • Red Sox lefty Pomeranz pulled with tightness in triceps

    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Red Sox pitcher Drew Pomeranz exited Sunday’s start after two innings because of tightness in his left triceps, the latest setback for Boston’s staff in spring training.

  • Marlins 3B Prado expected to miss opener with bad hamstring

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Miami Marlins third baseman Martin Prado is expected to miss the start of the regular season after straining his right hamstring at the World Baseball Classic.

  • Sabathia wraps up successful week for Yankees’ rotation

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The New York Yankees would gladly take a week like this from their rotation during the regular season.

  • TIPPING OFF: Look for comedic parents in crowd on Saturday

    A look at some interesting things as we head into Saturday, the first day of the second round of the NCAA Tournament:

  • Heat pull away late, top Timberwolves 123-105

    MIAMI (AP) — Hassan Whiteside scored 23 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, Tyler Johnson scored 23 off the bench and the Miami Heat downed the Minnesota Timberwolves 123-105 on Friday night.

  • Tanaka, 2 Yankees relievers combine on no-hitter vs Tigers

    LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka felt he was a little too wild — too wild for the Detroit Tigers to hit, in fact.

  • Tigers’ Fulmer progressing well after sprained ankle

    LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — AL Rookie of the Year Michael Fulmer said his injured right ankle that cost him a start for the Detroit Tigers earlier this month is 100 percent and that he’s on track to be ready for the start of the regular season.

  • US Soccer Federation to end youth residency program

    CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. Soccer Federation will end its residency program in Bradenton, Florida, for players under 17 years old this spring after 18 years.

  • Marlins waiting to determine extent of Prado’s injury

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Marlins are still waiting to learn the extent of third baseman Martin Prado’s hamstring injury, including whether he’ll be available for opening day.