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Mike Piazza Among SI’s Sexiest

June 19, 2002

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NEW YORK (AP) _ Los Angeles Lakers forward Rick Fox, New York Mets catcher Mike Piazza and Olympic speedskating gold medalist Apolo Anton Ohno were among those chosen by Sports Illustrated for Women as ``The Sexiest Men in Sports.″

The list of more than 75 athletes, in no particular order, was released in the magazine’s third annual swimsuit issue.

In an online survey that asked women which athlete they’d most like to see in the issue, Ohno finished first with 15,347 votes. Figure skater Alexei Yagudin was second with 2,308 votes, followed by New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, who received 756.

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