Sports Quiz / Words Within the Team Name (4 Major)

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Can you name the teams of the 4 major sports when given a word that lies entirely within the respective team name? (see game notes)

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Word WithinTeam Name
back (rear; support)
gel (jellylike substance)
hit (strike)
wing (bird appendage)
apt (fitting)
tan (color; bask in sun)
lack (state of being without)
aver (declare; assert)
trio (group of 3)
rat (rodent; fink)
aide (helper)
jay (bird of the crow family)
hill (raised area of land)
tar (paving material; sailor)
din (noise)
let (allow; tennis call)
jack (lifting device; playing card)
Word WithinTeam Name
ton (2,000 lbs.)
evil (immoral; malevolent)
nee (formerly; born as)
ewe (female sheep)
ail (to be sick; suffer)
red (primary color)
lip (edge; rim)
lam (on the run)
row (line; move a boat; argument)
ace (pilot; playing card)
pit (large hole; peach seed)
get (acquire; understand)
nick (small cut or notch)
aha (exclamation of surprise)
ski (winter sport)
the (most common English word?)
anger (annoyance; displeasure)
Word WithinTeam Name
ruin (destruction)
die (stop living; gaming cube)
ear (hearing organ)
eve (night before)
gal (slang for female)
lea (open grassland; field)
rave (rant; talk wildly)
net (mesh material; amount after deductions)
and (also; too)
con (swindle; anti)
hie (move quickly)
eel (snakelike fish)
boy (male child)
ark (vessel; ship)
ole (informal/archaic for 'old')
ort (table scrap)

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