Rollins extends hit streak to 29, ties MLB season high

Updated: September 24, 2005, 11:55 PM ET
Associated Press

CINCINNATI -- Philadelphia's Jimmy Rollins singled in the third inning against Cincinnati on Saturday night to extend his hitting streak to 29 games, tying the major league season high set by Boston's Johnny Damon from June 10-July 17.

Jimmy Rollins
Rollins

With one out in the third inning and the Phillies trailing 1-0, Rollins singled sharply past third baseman Edwin Encarnacion

Rollins' streak is the second-longest in Phillies history, two games shorter than Ed Delahanty's in 1899.


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