=== Minor league player hits in 43 straight games ===
Ottawa, ON (Sports Network) - Brandon Watson extended his hitting streak to 43
games on Sunday, breaking a record that stood for 95 years in the
Watson was only 1-for-5 in a 9-8, 11-inning Clippers loss to Ottawa but his
leadoff single off J.D. Durbin in the sixth made history.
Watson is batting .360 with 10 RBI during his streak which began May 1.
Jack Lelivelt set the IL record for the Rochester Hustlers when he hit in 42
straight during the 1912 season.
06/17 20:09:58 ET