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CLEVELAND — Cheered by a sea of wine-and-gold dressed fans spilling off sidewalks and choking the streets, LeBron James and the Cavaliers are parading as NBA champions. By Tom Withers. SENT: 730 words, photos. UPCOMING: Developing.
— BKN–CAVALIERS PARADE-THE LATEST
— BKN–CAVALIERS-LEBRON JAMES-AKRON: LeBron James’ hometown of Akron is having its own celebration of the Cleveland Cavaliers’ historic march to an NBA title.
CLEVELAND — Riding a 10-game winning streak at home, the AL Central-leading Indians complete a three-game series against Tampa Bay with Trevor Bauer facing Rays right-hander Chris Archer. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game time 7:10 p.m.
ARLINGTON, Texas — Rangers ace Cole Hamels sees a familiar foe from his NL days in the finale of a quick two-game interleague series against Cincinnati. The Reds took the opener to end Texas’ streak of 10 straight series victories. By Stephen Hawkins. UPCOMING. 650 words, photos. Game starts 8:05 p.m.
DALLAS — Johnny Manziel reported a hit-and-run accident to Dallas police earlier this week, and a representative of the troubled quarterback says he wasn’t seriously injured. SENT: 350 words, photos.