In his last at-bat of the
The one-out, eighth-inning single set up
"I'm probably not going to break [Joe] DiMaggio's record, so it's not something that's on my mind," Schumaker said. "I'm just trying to get good at-bats every night and hope for the best."
After being traded from the
Two of his last three streak-extending swings have come in his final at-bat of each game.
"I was so bad for so long that I was hoping something good was going to happen," he said. "I needed a good May and a good June to get back to where I needed to be and where I'm supposed to be."
In addition to the 13-game streak, Schumaker has had a hit in 18 of his last 20 games. The highlight of the turnaround came during a three-game trip to Colorado from May 31 to June 2 in which he turned in three straight multihit games and drove in a total of three runs.
Schumaker will look to match Kemp’s season-best mark when the Dodgers face Braves left-hander
“I think Skip’s just getting comfortable,” said Dodgers Manager