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MARLINS SIGN WILSON: The Florida Marlins agreed with center fielder Preston Wilson on a $32 million, five-year contract. Wilson earned $287,000 last season when he set a team record with 121 RBIs.


HONDA CLASSIC: Jesper Parnevik shot an even-par 72, closing at 18 under and beating Mark Calcavecchia, Geoff Ogilvy and Craig Perks by a stroke to win the Honda Classic, his first win this season on the PGA Tour.

SBC SENIOR CLASSIC: Jim Colbert saved par with a 4-foot putt on the 18th hole to win the SBC Senior Classic by one stroke over Jose Maria Canizares.

AUSTRALIAN OPEN: Sophie Gustafson birdied the first three holes and then squandered a seven-shot lead before outlasting Karrie Webb to win by a stroke.

CIRCLE K CHAMPIONSHIP: Annika Sorenstam, the defending champion, shot a 7-under-par 65 to win by six shots.