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Acuna's 5-game HR streak still active after hit-by-pitch

Despite not hitting a home run in his lone at-bat on Wednesday, Ronald Acuna Jr.‘s five-game dinger streak will stay active. The Atlanta Braves outfielder was notably beaned on the first pitch of his at-bat against <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///mlb/teams/19" href="https://www.thescore.com/… MLB | theScore

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DYK? Acuna's streak puts him in rare company

Ronald Acuna Jr. made history Tuesday night by homering in his fifth consecutive game, with three of his six home runs in that span coming as the first batter of the contest for the Braves. The 20-year-old phenom launched the first pitch he saw from Marlins right-hander Trevor Richards well beyond the wall in left field at SunTrust Park for… ...

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Carmelo holds longest active streak of not coming off the bench

No wonder Carmelo Anthony is so adamant about not coming off the bench for whatever team he plays for. Since entering the Association in 2003, the 10-time All-Star forward has started every single one of his 1,054 appearances in the regular season, including all 72 of his playoff outings…. NBA | theScore

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Rangers' Choo extends on-base streak to 50 games

Shin-Soo Choo is halfway to the century mark. The Texas Rangers designated hitter worked a leadoff walk in the first inning of Saturday’s game against the Baltimore Orioles to stretch his consecutive on… MLB | theScore

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Holy Smoak: Jays outslug Red Sox to end their 10-game win streak

The streak had to end some time. Rick Porcello just didn’t want it to be his fault. Justin Smoak homered and Kevin Pillar hit a two-run double as the Toronto Blue Jays chased the Boston right-hander in a five-run third inning on Friday night, beating the Red Sox 13-7 to snap their 10-game winning streak. The Toronto Blue Jays put ...

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Blue Jays snap Red Sox 10-game win streak with wild 13-7 victory

BOSTON – Kevin Pillar had four hits and Justin Smoak had three, including a pair of homers, and they drove in four runs apiece on Friday night to help the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Red Sox 13-7 and snap Boston’s 10-game winning streak. Dwight Smith Jr. also homered for Toronto, which won for the second time in six games. ...

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Choo's on-base streak at 45 after leadoff tater

DETROIT — Shin-Soo Choo hit a leadoff home run on the second pitch of Friday’s night game against the Tigers at Comerica Park, extending his on-base streak to 45 games. That is the longest streak in the Majors this season, and one game away from tying Julio Franco for the longest in franchise history. Choo, who started at DH as ...

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Tigers thrash Blue Jays to end 11-game losing streak

TORONTO (AP) Nick Castellanos hit his fourth career grand slam, Jordan Zimmermann pitched seven strong innings and the Detroit Tigers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-1 on Sunday, snapping a season-long 11-game losing streak. JaCoby Jones hit a two-run homer as the Tigers won for the first time since June 17, when they completed a three-game road sweep of the ...

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Jays' 7-game home win streak halted by big night from Braves' Camargo

Jaime Garcia is searching for answers after struggling through another short outing. Camarago drove in a total of five runs in Atlanta’s 11-4 win over Toronto Tuesday. 1:13 The Blue Jays left-hander lasted just three-plus innings Tuesday night, allowing five runs — including four on a Johan Camargo grand slam — in Toronto’s 11-4 loss to the Atlanta Braves. Asked about his ...

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