8 Most Impressive Winning Streaks in Sports History

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Following the Cleveland Indians’ exciting ride to a 22-game winning streak, let’s take a look at 8 other improbable win streaks in sports history. The Cleveland Indians were one strike away from settling for a mere tie of the longest winning streak in MLB history. Francisco Lindor had other ideas, knocking a laser shot off the left field wall of Progressive Field to send in the tying run. In the 10th inning, Jay Bruce roped one down the right field line to finish off the comeback victory in walk-off fashion. Twenty-two wins in a row. A miraculous feat that puts the Indians in a category truly occupied by only themselves. I say truly because the 1916 New York Giants achieved a 26-game unbeaten streak. However, their streak included a nine-inning tie at the midway point that was replayed the following day. Due to that asterisk, the Indians’ streak of 22        …read more