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Michael Cuddyer Hitting Streak Now at 27 (Giants vs Rockies)

Posted on 1 Jul, 2013, by in MLB

While Michael Cuddyer extends his league-best hitting streak to 27, the Colorado Rockies aren’t exactly buoyed by his sudden excellence in hitting, losing for the fourth time in six games, dropping once again below .500 as the San Francisco Giants, enjoying some excellent pitching from Madison Bumgarner. More

Dan Uggla Hitting Streak Ends at 33 (Cubs vs Braves)

Posted on 15 Aug, 2011, by in MLB

Dan Uggla is the latest player in the DiMaggio chase who falls short. It seemed he had a few more games to this streak in him – Uggla was hotter during the last week than this whole season and hitting streak, boming home runs and finally getting some multiple hit games. Alas, the longest hitting streak in the Majors in five years is now over. More

Dan Uggla’s Extends Hitting Streak to 33 (Braves vs Cubs)

Posted on 14 Aug, 2011, by in MLB

Dan Uggla continued to be red hot, extending his hitting streak to 33 and adding a home run, his 27th of the year, a shared third sport in the NL, one less than Albert Pujols and Lance Berkman. The Atlanta Braves, however, weren’t fortunate enough to continue their winning streak, losing 8-4 to the Chicago Cubs after five straight wins. More

Dan Uggla Gets to 32 With Style (Braves vs Cubs)

Posted on 13 Aug, 2011, by in MLB

Dan Uggla’s hitting streak just gets better and better. It’s not that he’s reached 32. After getting 3 hits to cap off the sweep in the Marlins series, Uggla homered twice against Carlos Zambrano yesterday, reaching 26 this season, as the Atlanta Braves opened their series against the Chicago Cubs with a 10-4 win in Turner Field. More

Dan Uggla and His Hitting Streak? 31 and Still Going (Braves vs Marlins)

Posted on 11 Aug, 2011, by in MLB

Dan Uggla didn’t just get another hit to extend his hitting streak to 31, the longest in the Majors since Chase Utley’s 36 in 2006. He hit 3-5 with 2 RBIs as the Atlanta Braves beat the Florida Marlins 6-2, completing a series sweep in Miami, improving to 69-49 and keeping their firm grip of the Wild Card spot in the NL. More

Dan Uggla’s Hitting Streak Reaches 30 (Braves vs Marlins)

Posted on 10 Aug, 2011, by in MLB

Dan Uggla didn’t help his batting average or the rest of those numbers on another ugly hitting night. One for six, striking out twice, leaving 5 on base. Still, his hit in the fifth drew more cheers from the dugout than Martin Prado’s go ahead single in the 11th inning, giving the Braves (68-49) a 4-3 over the Florida Marlins, their second straight win against them before the series ends today. More

Dan Uggla, the Streak, and His Place in History

Posted on 9 Aug, 2011, by in MLB

Dan Uggla, probably the worst hitter in the Majors during the first three months of the season. Since July 5? A 29 game hitting streak. More