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Cavs acting GM Griffin: ‘We’re all under review’

Cleveland Cavaliers interim general manager David Griffin answers questions during a news conference Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Independence, Ohio. Unsure of his own future, Griffin discussed Cleveland's disappointing season, which ended for the fourth straight year shy of the NBA playoffs.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers acting general manager David Griffin hopes to have the “interim” removed from his title soon.

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Davis slam leads Pirates over Reds 6-5

Pittsburgh Pirates' Ike Davis, second from left, celebrates with teammates from left, Andrew McCutchen, Neil Walker, rear,  and Pedro Alvarez (24), who were on base for his first home run with the Pirates, a grand slam off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mike Leake as Cincinnati Reds catcher Devin Mesoraco watches the scoreboard replay, during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh Monday, April 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds have seen enough of Ike Davis already in 2014 — and the season isn’t even a month old.

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Davis slam leads Pirates over Reds 6-5

Pittsburgh Pirates' Ike Davis (15) rounds the bases after hitting his first home run since being acquired from the New York Mets this past week,  a grand slam off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mike Leake during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh Monday, April 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ike Davis became the first player to hit grand slams for different teams in the same April, and Neil Walker had a winning run single with two outs in the ninth inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates twice overcame deficits to beat the Reds 6-5 Monday night.

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Fleury, 3-goal flurry lead Pens past Jackets, 4-3

Columbus Blue Jackets' Nikita Nikitin, left to right, of Russia, Boone Jenner, Ryan Johansen and Dalton Prout celebrate their goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the first period of a first-round NHL playoff hockey game Monday, April 21, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Brandon Sutter, Lee Stempniak and Olli Maatta scored in a span of 2:13 of the third period to revive the Pittsburgh Penguins in a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday night.

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Indians slip past Royals 4-3

Cleveland Indians' Jason Kipnis watches his two-run home run off Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie in the sixth inning of a baseball game Monday, April 21, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jason Kipnis and Michael Brantley hit two-run homers, powering the Cleveland Indians over the Kansas City Royals 4-3 Monday night when a fearless squirrel ran around Progressive Field and provided some extra entertainment.

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