| || Meatballs Chill Matthews's Hot Streak |
Monday, September 17th, 1956
Mark Matthews's hit streak ended at 21 games today as the Riverdogs center fielder went 0-for-2 in a 6-2 loss to the Meatballs.
"It's one of those things," Matthews said. "It just didn't happen. I guess it was my day not to get a hit."
Matthews is hitting .315 this season with 6 home runs, 61 RBIs and 88 runs scored. He has 187 hits in 594 at-bats.