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CINCINNATI — The Padres and the Reds open a four-game series that will feature Pete Rose getting inducted into Cincinnati’s Hall of Fame and his number officially retired by the team. Christian Friedrich (3-2) faces John Lamb (1-4) in a matchup of lefties for the series opener. By Joe Kay. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game time 7:10 p.m.
AKRON — A day after Cleveland’s massive downtown parade, LeBron James is honored in his hometown with a rally after he led the Cavaliers to the NBA championship. By Tom Withers. UPCOMING: 500 words, photos. Event begins at 8 p.m.