Wittels five games from NCAA mark
Garrett Wittels used a headfirst slide to keep his hitting streak alive. It helped extend Florida International's season as well.
Wittels pushed his hitting streak to 53 games, five away from Robin Ventura's NCAA Division I record, with an infield single Saturday in the eighth inning of FIU's game against Florida Atlantic in the Sun Belt Conference tournament at Murfreesboro, Tenn.
FIU wound up getting four runs in the eighth, winning the game 11-9 and clinching a spot in Sunday's ...
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