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August 06, 2012
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August 06, 2012

Go Figure

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Minutes the costume for Red Sox mascot Wally the Green Monster went missing last Friday. Police were called after Wally walked out of Fenway Park, but the suit had not been stolen—a team spokeswoman said it had been worn out by an employee looking to "spread some good cheer."


Age of QB Tate Martell, who verbally committed to Washington last week after receiving a scholarship offer from Huskies coach Steve Sarkisian.


Bases stolen by the Marlins on July 25 during a 7--1 loss to the Braves. Florida is the first major league team in 103 years to steal seven bases in a nine-inning game while scoring just one run.


Broncos fans at QB Peyton Manning's first practice last Thursday in Englewood, Colo., a Denver record for a non-stadium workout.


Players in history to homer on the first pitch of their first big league at bat, after Pirates leftfielder Starling Marte went yard in the first inning of a 5--3 defeat of the Astros last Thursday.