4/20 Castro’s hit streak – UPDATED
Starlin Castro singled with one out in the fourth inning Saturday to extend his hitting streak to 12 games. That’s the longest active streak in the National League. He now has eight hitting streaks of 10 or more games since the start of the 2011 season, tied with the Yankees’ Robinson Cano. Since he made his big league debut on May 7, 2010, Castro has totaled 550 hits, the most in the NL in that span. Ryan Braun entered Saturday’s game second with 537 hits.