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August 30, 2010

Go Figure

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Career walk-off home runs by Twins DH Jim Thome after he went yard to beat the White Sox on Aug. 17, tying the MLB record shared by Jimmie Foxx, Mickey Mantle, Stan Musial, Frank Robinson and Babe Ruth.

1,303

Innings it took Yankees pitcher Kerry Wood to reach 1,500 strikeouts, breaking the record held by Pedro Martinez (1,337 innings).

$97,327

Amount Alabama spent to send its football team to the White House in March to meet with President Obama.

$3,329.95

Portion of that bill that was spent on lunch at Chick-fil-A.

$155 million

Income generated by the 20 English Premier League soccer teams this season by selling ad space on their jerseys. Liverpool and Manchester United made the most, at $31 million each.

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