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JOE DIMAGGIO, New York Yankees
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Hit streak: 56 games
Started: May 15, 1941 vs. White Sox at Yankee Stadium
Ended: July 17, 1941 vs. Indians at Cleveland Stadium
DiMaggio?s streak ranks as one of the greatest records in professional sports. During the streak, he batted .409 with 15 home runs and 55 RBIs. And after Al Smith and Jim Bagby of the Indians stopped his streak, DiMaggio then ripped off another 16-game streak.