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Go Figure
May 25, 2009
$620,000 Amount the firm owned by former Oklahoma quarterback and ex--U.S. Representative J.C. Watts has been paid over the last five years to lobby for the BCS.
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May 25, 2009

Go Figure

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$620,000
Amount the firm owned by former Oklahoma quarterback and ex--U.S. Representative J.C. Watts has been paid over the last five years to lobby for the BCS.

$1 million
Amount won by Tony Stewart in last Saturday's Sprint Cup All-Star race, his first win as a car owner since starting a team at the beginning of this season.

2
Home runs overturned by replay—off the bats of Pittsburgh's Adam LaRoche and Florida's Ross Gload—on May 13.

0
Home runs that had been overturned before those two since replay was instituted last August.

7.35
Millions of viewers who watched Game 6 of the Rockets-Lakers series, the largest audience ever for an NBA game on ESPN.

24
Stolen bases for the Rays' Carl Crawford, who hasn't been thrown out this year.

21
Major league record for steals without being caught for an entire season, set by Kevin McReynolds of the Mets in 1988.

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