KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) - Free agent pitcher Ervin Santana has found a new home. He has signed a one-year contract with the Atlanta Braves after pitching for the Royals last season. The 33-year-old was 9-10 with a 3.24 earned run average with Kansas City in 2013.
UNDATED (AP) - The second day of NFL free agent signings has been just as busy as yesterday. Among the transactions announced today, Pro Bowl left tackle Branden Albert has signed a five-year, $47 million deal with the Dolphins, the Bills have signed free-agent offensive guard Chris Williams to a four-year contract and running back Pierre Thomas has agreed to the terms of a two-year contract extension with the Saints.
UNDATED (AP) - Carmelo Anthony of the Knicks says he has heard that Phil Jackson is "coming on board" in a leadership capacity with the club. Anthony made the comments to reporters in Boston earlier today.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The field for the men's NCAA basketball tournament will be announced this Sunday. Today via a teleconference call with reporters, Ron Wellman, the chairman of the men's basketball committee, said he feels this year's event will be extremely competitive.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - The wife of former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky has told NBC's "Today" show that she definitely believes her husband is innocent of abusing 10 boys. Dottie Sandusky explained her husband taking showers with children by saying, "that's the generation Jerry grew up in."