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Major league baseball's biggest career run-scorers

1 Ty Cobb 2,245 2= Babe Ruth 2,174 Hank Aaron 2,174 4 Pete Rose 2,165 5 Willie Mays 2,062 6 Stan Musial 1,949 7 Lou Gehrig 1,888 8 Tristram Speaker 1,881 9 Melvin Ott 1,859 10 Frank Robinson 1,829

10 OLYMPIC MEDALLISTS

WHO ACTED IN FILMS

Johnny Weismuller 4 golds, swimming, 1924, 1928

Tarzan the Ape Man + 11 more

Buster Crabbe gold, 400m freestyle swimming, 1932

King of the Jungle

Helene Maddison gold, 100m freestyle swimming, 1932

The Warrior's Husband

Sonja Henie 3 golds, figure-skating, 1928, 1932, 1936

One in a Million + 9 more

Glenn Morris gold, decathlon, 1936

Tarzan's Revenge

Carol Heiss gold, figure-skating, 1960

Snow White and the Three Stooges

Harold Sakata silver, light-heavy weightlifting, 1948

Goldfinger + 7 more

Jean-Claude Killy 3 golds, skiing, 1968

Snow Job

Bruce Jenner gold, decathlon, 1976

Can't Stop the Music

Mark Breland gold, welterweight boxing, 1984

The Lords of Discipline

AGES OF CHELTENHAM

GOLD CUP WINNERS

12-year-olds 2 11-year-olds 5 10-year-olds 10 9-year-olds 16 8-year-olds 15 7-year-olds 11 6-year-olds 4 5-year-olds 3

Stamp's Sporting Statistics

ANNIVERSARIES

Today Death of West Indian cricketer Sir Frank Worrell (1967).

Monday Birth of javelin thrower and TV presenter Tessa Sanderson (1957).

Tuesday England met Australia in the first ever Test, at Melbourne (1877).

Wednesday Wanderers beat Royal Engineers 1-0 in the first FA Cup final (1872).

Thursday Rocky Marciano won the first of his 49 professional fights (1947).

Friday Births of Pat Eddery (1952); and Alex Higgins (1949).

Saturday Birth of footballer Nigel Clough (1966).

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