Countdown to Opening Day: 10 till ’10
There are nine weeks (10 Mondays) until Opening Day on April 5 at Nationals Park. We are counting down the final few weeks of the offseason highlighting 10 memorable moments, jaw-dropping catches and walk-off wins. You have seen them before but you’ll want to see them again.
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Zimmerman’s 30 Game Hit-Streak.mpg … to watch highlights from Ryan Zimmerman’s 30 game hit-streak. He hit safely in 30 straight games from April 8 to May 12, batting .382 (50-for-131) with 11 doubles, eight home runs, 26 RBI, 11 walks and 26 runs. Even on May 13 when the streak came to a halt, he still had a productive day at the plate: 0-for-3, one-run and two walks. Zimmerman’s 30-game hit-streak was the longest posted by a third baseman since former Royal and Hall-of-Famer George Brett posted a 30-game hit streak from July 18 to August 18, 1980.
Keep in mind Spring Training is just around the corner. The Nats report/workout dates are as follows: pitchers/catchers report on Feb. 19, position players report on Feb. 24 and the first full-squad workout is on Feb. 26.