If Michael Phelps sold all his Beijing medals at the current precious-metals exchange rate, he'd have enough cash to purchase 328 used copies of The Mark Spitz Complete Book of Swimming.
Royals outfielder Mitch Maier will spend an average of five days on the disabled list for each of the three bones that were broken in his face by an HBP.
The .308 BA against of minor league pitcher Victor Zambrano would actually rise .053 if he faced only Carlos Zambrano.
Yankees pitcher Carl Pavano is undefeated when he pitches on 501 days of rest.
Fake German hoopster Chris Kaman averaged 2.6 fewer points a game than fake Russian hoopster Becky Hammon in Beijing.
At 5:1, Chris Henry's arrests-to-fumbles-lost ratio is tops among Bengals receivers.
In the 237 straight weeks Roger Federer was ranked No. 1, Rafael Nadal could have watched their Wimbledon battle 8,295 times.
Garret Anderson became the first player to go 0-for-5 with three strikeouts to snap a 23-game hit streak on the one-year anniversary of a 10-RBI game.
Despite being inactive since June 17, Tiger Woods will likely finish in the top 15 of the FedExCup point standings without playing in any of the final four events.
The Sonics haven't lost a game since leaving Seattle.