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Tiger roars back; Mets sliding


April 11, 2005 | Dick's Stock Watch provides a fast-glance review of the past week in the world of sports, charting whose stock is up and whose is down ...

Tiger Woods — Tiger won his fourth Masters, edging Chris DiMarco in a playoff. What an incredible shot by Tiger on 16, chipping in for par! Also a great putt to win it in sudden death. He also tied a Masters record with seven straight birdies at one point.

Denver Nuggets — The Nuggets have won seven straight games and are 21-2 in their last 23. George Karl has done an amazing job.

Baylor women's basketball — The Lady Bears knocked off three No. 1 seeds to win the NCAA championship. Kim Mulkey-Robertson did a remarkable job leading her team to the title.

University of Denver — The Pioneers won their second straight NCAA hockey championship over the weekend.

Roger Clemens The Rocket moved into a tie with Steve Carlton for ninth on the all-time win list.

New York Mets The Mets finally won a game on Sunday but sit at 1-5. It's a tough start for new manager Willie Randolph.

Barry Zito The Oakland lefty is now 0-2 with an 11.57 ERA after being shelled by my Devil Rays on Saturday.

Ernie Els — The Big Easy, one of the favorites at the Masters, finished 47th at +10 overall.

Dick Vitale coached the Pistons and the University of Detroit before broadcasting ESPN's first college basketball game in December 1979. Send him a question for possible use on ESPNEWS.

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