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Closing pitcher Cody Allen of the Cleveland Indians celebrates after the last out Wednesday to defeat the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field in Cleveland. The Indians defeated the Tigers for their 21st straight win, setting the American League record. Jason Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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WHIP The Competition: Stat-Heads Run Minor League Team, Lead It To First

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Reporters and Major League Baseball employees watch a demonstration of new statistics made possible by technology upgrades at baseball stadiums during an April 20 news conference in New York. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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What Have The Numbers Done To America's Pastime?

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Britain's Andy Murray plays a return to Canada's Milos Raonic during their singles ATP World Tour tennis finals match Tuesday at the O2 arena in London. Tim Ireland/AP hide caption

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