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Go Figure

July 05, 2004
July 05, 2004

Table of Contents
July 5, 2004

Baseball

Go Figure

Edited by Mark Bechtel

43
Babies born in Britain last year who were named Wayne.

This is an article from the July 5, 2004 issue Original Layout

500
Expected percentage increase in British babies named Wayne
this year after England's Wayne Rooney scored four goals in the
Euro 2004 soccer championship.

90,000
Approximate number of hits Lauren Jackson's player page on
WNBA.com received last week after she posed naked in an
Australian magazine, which beat the website's one-week record by
70,000 hits.

18
Homers allowed by Kansas City's Darrell May, the third most in
the AL.

0
Homers May has allowed to cleanup hitters.

$62,100
Amount that a one-of-a-kind basketball card featuring
swatches of jerseys from Kobe Bryant and LeBron James sold for on
eBay.

12
Consecutive strikeouts for pitcher Luis Ramirez of Class A
Aberdeen (Md.) in a game on June 23, a professional baseball
record.

$20,000
Prize that Frito-Lay salesman Tony Tinker won in a Mill
Creek, Ga., putting contest with a club he found in the trash.