The Yankees won 5 world series from a span of 1949 to 1953.
The 1988 Orioles started with 21 consecutive losses, which I believe is the modern record.
The Giants with 20.
The 2002 Oakland Athletics hold the record for the longest Major League Baseball (MLB) winning streak by an American League (AL) team with 20 consecutive wins.
Joe DiMaggio has the most consecutive hits in mlb history with 56 hits.
yes, there are no pitching restrictions in the mlb.
Joe DiMaggio - 56 consecutive games with a base hit in 1941.
Joe DiMaggio hit in 56 consecutive games during the 1941 season.
That distinction goes to Cal Ripken Jr. who played in 2,632 consecutive games between May 30, 1982 and September 20, 1998.
In major league baseball, it is 56 games by Joe DiMaggio. In the National League, it is Pete Rose.
The Major League Baseball team with the most consecutive scoreless innings is 56 by the Pittsburgh Pirates. They have held that record since 1903.
The Cleveland Indians hit 138 consecutive singles on August 9, 1984. They still lost the game.
Joe Dimaggio holds the record for consecutive games with a hit with 56 games!
Cal Ripken Jr. played in 2632 consecutive games for the Baltimore Orioles from May 30, 1982 to September 20, 1998.
The MLB record for most consecutive seasons with 200+ hits is 9 seasons, set by Ichiro Suzuki in 2009.
It's a tie at 21 games. The 1880 Chicago White Stockings and the 1935 Chicago Cubs both achieved 21 consecutive victories. Source: Baseball-almanac.com
The MLB consecutive games with a base hit record is held by Joe DiMaggio of the New York Yankees who got a hit in 56 consecutive games in the 1941 season.
I think the Detroit Tigers @ 20 or 21 in 2011??? <=]
The Pittsburgh Pirates, with 20 losing seasons. They broke their own previous record of 19 consecutive losing seasons. :-(
what major league player stole more than 100 bases for three consecutive seasons
In 1990, Ryne Sandberg set a major league record with 123 consecutive games at second base without committing an error. While Sandberg's mark still stands as the National League record, in 2007 the Detroit Tigers' Placido Polanco took the Major League record. Polanco finished the 2007 season with 188 consecutive errorless games, dating back to July 1, 2006.