Bonds, Clemens left out of Hall again; McGriff elected

  • FILE - In this June 29, 2001 file photo, New York Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens throws to the plate in the first inning against the Tampa Bay Devil Rays at Yankee Stadium in New York. Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Curt Schilling were passed over by a Baseball Hall of Fame committee that elected former big league slugger Fred McGriff to Cooperstown on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022.(AP Photo/Jeff Zelevansky, File)

  • FILE - San Francisco Giants' Barry Bonds hits a single against the Chicago Cubs during the third inning of a baseball game Thursday, July 19, 2007, in Chicago. Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Curt Schilling were passed over by a Baseball Hall of Fame committee that elected former big league slugger Fred McGriff to Cooperstown on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

  • Former Atlanta Braves first baseman Fred McGriff smiles on the field before a baseball game against the Miami Marlins Aug. 7, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Brett Davis, File)

SAN DIEGO — Moments after Fred McGriff was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, almost two decades after his final game, he got the question.