Beat the Streak Report: Monday, Oct. 5
Tuesday’s recommended picks
Magglio Ordonez, OF, Tigers
.462 AVG (18-for-39) lifetime vs. Twins starter Scott Baker
Carlos Guillen, OF, Tigers
.407 AVG (11-for-27) lifetime vs. Twins starter Scott Baker
Jason Kubel, OF, Twins
.727 AVG (8-for-11) lifetime vs. Tigers starter Rick Porcello
Most of the front-runners fell from the top of the BTS pack over the weekend, leaving the leaderboard with some of its lowest numbers since the beginning of the season.
stongematt79 emerged as the new leader with a 21-game streak, with emld75 just behind him at 20 games.
Any attempts to set new all-time or season records are out the window at this point, but there’s still one more chance for fans to tack on a final game to their streaks with Tuesday’s AL tiebreaker between the Tigers and Twins.
Yesterday’s Top 5 most selected players
1. Joe Mauer (MIN): 9.8%, 0-for-3
2. Ichiro Suzuki (SEA): 8.8%, 1-for-3
3. Derek Jeter (NYY): 4.6%, 2-for-4
4. Magglio Ordonez (DET): 4.4%, 4-for-4
5. Albert Pujols (STL): 3.6%, 1-for-5