Beat the Streak Report: Labor Day Weekend
It looks like “breztky26” wants to dance.
Our fearless leader upped his streak to a stellar 32 games with a bold
Jhonny Peralta selection, and heads into the holiday weekend ready to
make some noise.
And here’s the obligatory holiday weekend reminder:
It’s a holiday weekend! Make sure to have all your picks through Monday selected ahead of time so you don’t forget.
Glad I’m here.
Oh, hello there …
? Matt Kemp: .425 AVG (17-for-40) lifetime vs. Giants starter Barry Zito
? Jorge Posada: .462 AVG (6-for-13) lifetime vs. Blue Jays starter Brandon Morrow
? Paul Konerko: 13-game hitting streak.
? Carlos Gonzalez: .615 AVG (8-for-13) lifetime vs. Padres starter Jon Garland
? Andre Ethier: .514 AVG (18-for-35) lifetime vs. Giants starter Matt Cain
? Johnny Damon: .500 AVG (11-for-22) lifetime vs. Royals starter Bruce Chen
? Joey Votto: .412 AVG (7-for-17) lifetime vs. Cardinals starter Chris Carpenter
? Albert Pujols: .364 AVG (4-for-11) lifetime vs. Reds starter Homer Bailey
? David Ortiz: .354 AVG (17-for-48) lifetime vs. White Sox starter Mark Buehrle
? Hanley Ramirez: .400 AVG (10-for-25) lifetime vs. Phillies starter Roy Oswalt
? Chase Utley: .391 AVG (9-for-23) lifetime vs. Marlins starter Anibal Sanchez
? Ichiro Suzuki: .368 AVG (7-for-19) lifetime vs. Athletics starter Brett Anderson
Feeling kinda spicy?
? Yuniesky Betancourt: .458 AVG (11-for-24) lifetime vs. Tigers starter Jeremy Bonderman
? Luke Scott: .379 AVG (11-for-29) lifetime vs. Rays starter James Shields
? Jhonny Peralta: .571 AVG (8-for-14) lifetime vs. Royals starter Kyle Davies
? Jeff Keppinger: .462 AVG (12-for-26) lifetime vs. Cubs starter Ryan Dempster
You’ll thank me later …
? Nick Markakis: .129 AVG (4-for-31) lifetime vs. Rays starter Matt Garza
? Victor Martinez: .188 AVG (3-for-16) lifetime vs. White Sox starter John Danks
? Martin Prado: .190 AVG (4-for-21) lifetime vs. Marlins starter Josh Johnson
? Evan Longoria: .176 AVG (3-for-17) lifetime vs. Orioles starter Jeremy Guthrie
? Joe Mauer: .059 AVG (1-for-17) lifetime vs. Rangers starter C.J. Wilson
? Jayson Werth: .083 AVG (1-for-12) lifetime vs. Brewers starter Randy Wolf
? Billy Butler: .000 AVG (0-for-7) lifetime vs. Twins starter Brian Duensing
? Adrian Beltre: .231 AVG (3-for-13) lifetime vs. Rays starter Jeff Niemann
“pops50”, welcome to the BTS Report. Our second-place streaker is
rocking a 30-gamer after Joe Mauer’s fruitful night at the yard.
Top MLB streakers
? Paul Konerko: 13 games
? Michael Bourn: 11 games
? Nick Markakis: 11 games
? Carlos Gonzalez: 10 games
? Jhonny Peralta: 10 games
? A.J. Pierzynski: 10 games
? Will Rhymes: 10 games