- The Arizona Diamondbacks have exercised a $12 million option toretain Randy Johnson for the 2003 season, when he will be 39 yearsold. In his two seasons with Arizona, Johnson is 36-16 with a 2.56ERA. He has 711 strikeouts and 146 walks in 5201/3 innings.
- Jeromy Burnitz and the Milwaukee Brewers agreed to a $20million, two-year contract extension through 2003.
Burnitz, 31, was an All-Star in 1999. He hit .232 with 31 homersand 98 RBI last year, his worst season with the Brewers.
- Every golfer should experience Tiger Woods' "slump."
Woods birdied the final two holes today for his second straight 8-under 64, giving him a …