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Edited by Jack McCallum and Richard O'Brien
September 30, 1996
3Teams that will have retired Nolan Ryan's jersey after the Astros, following the lead of the Angels and the Rangers, do it on Sunday.
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September 30, 1996

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Teams that will have retired Nolan Ryan's jersey after the Astros, following the lead of the Angels and the Rangers, do it on Sunday.

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Teams—the Mets—for which Ryan pitched that have not.

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Height, in inches, of basket on which Harlem Globetrotters Michael Wilson and Sean Williams dunked last week, breaking previous record by one inch.

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Sum, in dollars, paid to Nebraska by Northern Illinois to back out of a football game at Lincoln next season because of a scheduling conflict.

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Margin (220-157) by which Indiana principals approved splitting the state hoops tournament into divisions determined by enrollment, disappointing those Hoosiers still celebrating tiny Milan High's upset of Muncie Central in 1954.

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Percentage of males at an Atlanta Braves game who did not wash their hands after using the rest room, making baseball fans he most unsanitary group in an American Society of Microbiology study.

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