Beat the Streak Report: Monday, Aug. 10
Today’s recommended picks
Ichiro Suzuki, OF, Mariners
.455 AVG (5-for-11) lifetime vs. White Sox starter Gavin Floyd
Jacoby Ellsbury, OF, Red Sox
.429 AVG (6-for-14) lifetime vs. Tigers starter Edwin Jackson
Skip Schumaker, 2B, Cardinals
.400 AVG (4-for-10) lifetime vs. Reds starter Johnny Cueto
eggman3131 continued his march to Joe D. over the weekend, getting just enough from Albert Pujols (1-for-2) yesterday to boost his BTS-leading streak to 39 games. Only two contestants have put together longer streaks this season.
hammanm also tabbed Prince Albert to hold onto second place, at 34 games, while samolina55 remained one game behind thanks to a 3-for-5 performance from the sizzling Ryan Zimmerman.
Yesterday’s Top 5 most selected players
1. Albert Pujols (STL): 15.1%, 1-for-2
2. Ichiro Suzuki (SEA): 10.5%, 2-for-5
3. Kevin Youkilis (BOS): 5.8%, 1-for-4
4. Hanley Ramirez (FLA): 5.8%, 4-for-6
5. Michael Young (TEX): 3.7%, 1-for-5