Associated Press Sports Dist. of Columbia United States Professional baseball (American League) JOE DIMAGGIO

Yankees Dimaggio Hitting Streak

Joe DiMaggio lines a single to left field in the seventh inning of the second game of a doubleheader at Washington June 29, 1941, to set a record for hitting safely in 42 consecutive games. In the first game, DiMaggio tied George Sisler's record of 41 games, set in 1922. The catcher is Jake Early of the Washington Senators. Yankees won both games, 9-4, 7-5. (AP photo)

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June 29, 1941 12:00:00 AM
October 02, 1995 05:19:00 PM
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1972 x 1744 0.41 MB
JOE DIMAGGIO, JAKE EARLY
Baseball, MLB baseball, Men's sports, Sports, Baseball, Professional baseball
Action, Athlete, Baseball, Batting, Historic, Hitting, Player, Swinging
WASHINGTON, DIST. OF COLUMBIA, UNITED STATES
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