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MLB • There were seven shutouts in the major leagues on Tuesday night. It was the seventh time in major league history that there were seven-or-more shutouts in one day and it was one shy of the record for blankings in a single day. There were eight shutouts on June 4, 1972.
Five of the eight shutouts on June 4, 1972 were complete games: Catfish Hunter (Oakland), Tom Timmerman (Detroit), John Curtis (Boston), ...
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