A daily glance inside the numbers from the world of sports:
• Jim Thome hit his 447th career home run on Friday afternoon, a solo shot off Greg Maddux in the fifth inning. Maddux has 323 career wins in the major leagues. The last time that a player with as many homers as Thome hit a home run off a pitcher with as many wins as Maddux was on June 29, 1965, when the Braves' Eddie Mathews hit his 459th homer off the Mets' Warren Spahn (360 career wins at that point) ...
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