James, Irving lead Cavaliers to 5th straight victory

WASHINGTON (AP) — While the Washington Wizards try to promote John Wall's case for the NBA All-Star Game, Kyrie Irving put on a show to illustrate why the Cleveland Cavaliers think he should get the nod.

  • Written by STEPHEN WHYNO, AP Sports Writer

Griffey elected to Hall with highest percentage, Piazza in

NEW YORK (AP) — Ken Griffey Jr. was considered Mr. Clean during 22 years in the major leagues, untainted by accusations of drug use as he climbed the home-run list during the height of the Steroids Era.

He nearly made a clean sweep in Hall of Fame voting.

  • Written by RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Writer