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

Updated: April 3, 2007, 2:51 AM ET
By Elias Sports Bureau, Inc. | Special to ESPN Insider

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

MLB

Hernandez • Seattle's Felix Hernandez struck out 12 batters in the Mariners' 4-0 win over the A's. He became the majors' first Opening Day pitcher to strike out at least 12 batters without allowing a run since Bob Gibson did it for the Cardinals in 1967. Gibson struck out 13 in a complete-game shutout over the Giants.

Hernandez is the fourth pitcher since 1900 to start and win an Opening Day game before his ...

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