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A daily glance inside the numbers from the world of sports.

Updated: September 6, 2006, 1:55 AM ET
By Elias Sports Bureau, Inc. | Special to ESPN Insider

A daily glance inside the numbers from the world of sports:

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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