Tag: Hitting streak

Spartans’ Farquhar Extends Hit Streak to 20

Michigan State’s Dan Farquhar has extended his hit streak to 20 games

Michigan State first baseman Dan Farquhar has had a solid season this year. The senior, who will be draft eligible in June, hit safely in his 20th consecutive game today, going 3-for-4 in a loss against conference leaders Indiana Hoosiers.

So far this year, Farquhar, who hails originally from George West, Texas, and turned down a scholarship with Texas A&M to play hockey originally for the Spartans, is batting .346 in 51 games, with 17 homers, 58 RBIs and 61 runs scored. Continue reading “Spartans’ Farquhar Extends Hit Streak to 20”

Hit Streaks End for The Rajah and Golden Boy Sanchez

Two long-running hit streaks came to an end without much fanfare this week. Danny “Golden Boy” Sanchez, of the Norfolk Sharks, saw his hit streak end at 21 games on Independence Day, after he failed to get a hit in a 7-4 win over the Nevada Speeders. Calgary Inferno’s Danny “The Rajah” Huertero closed off his streak at 24 games tonight after failing to hit safely against Norfolk in a 3-1 win to open a series.

Sanchez’s hitting streak ended after 21 games, setting a new personal record for the Mexican shortstop

For Sanchez, the 21 games edged his previous record of a 20 game streak set while he was a Montreal Metro, back in 2010. Continue reading “Hit Streaks End for The Rajah and Golden Boy Sanchez”

Huertero, Sanchez Extend Streaks to 20 Games

Two well-known Danny’s, ‘The Rajah’ and ‘Golden Boy’, have extended their hitting streaks to 20 or more games and are still going strong.

The American Eagle League hitters have been decimating opposing pitchers all month, with Calgary’s right-fielder, Danny ‘The Rajah’ Huertero, hitting up a storm since June 10, when he went 2-for-5 with a home run against Nevada. A total of 21 games later, he’s hit safely in each game and averaged .365 in that period, with 31 hits, eight for extra bases, along with 12 runs and 14 RBIs. Continue reading “Huertero, Sanchez Extend Streaks to 20 Games”