Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman has hit safely in 30 consecutive games.
Here are other significant streaks from Zimmerman’s career:
75 – hit unsafely in 75 consecutive games in high school before his coach convinced him to wear a protective cup.
15 – consecutive text messages he has ignored from teammate Elijah Dukes
8 – consecutive pieces of crap the Nationals have to wait to hit before Ryan Zimmerman can get up again
6 – record for consecutive Washington, D.C. residents able to recognize Ryan Zimmerman
4 – following a game last August played in 93-degree heat, Zimmerman discovered a 4-inch skidmark in his underwear, the longest of his career
2 – consecutive Ms in his last name