Victories: (NL) 26-New York
Giants, 1916; (AL) 20-Oakland,
Defeats: (NL) 23-Philadelphia,
1961; (AL) 21-Baltimore, 1988.
75; San Jose, 1992-
NCAA Football (Div. I-A)
Victories: 47-Oklahoma, 1953-57
Defeats: 34-Northwestern, 1979-82
NCAA Basketball (Div. I)
Victories: 88-UCLA, 1971-74
Defeats: 37-Citadel, 1954-55
Victories: 54-Louisiana Tech, 1980-
Defeats: 58-Brooklyn, 1987-89
Men: Bjorn Borg won 49 straight
Women: Martina Navratilova won 86
straight matches, 1983.
Byron Nelson won 11 straight PGA
tournaments in 1945.
Nancy Lopez had five straight
victories in 1978.
Richard Petty won 10 consecutive
races in 1967.
Baseball: Anthony Young lost 27 straight games for the Mets, 1992-
93. Carl Hubbell won 26 games in a row for the Giants, 1936-37.
Track and Field: Edwin Moses had 122 straight wins in the 400-meter
Olympics: The U.S. men's basketball team won every game from 1936 to
Track and Field: Iolanda Balas of Romania had 180 straight victories
in the women's high jump in the 1950s and 1960s.
Track and Field: American shotputter Parry O'Brien had a string of
120 straight victories during the 1950s and 1960s.
Horse Racing: Citation and Cigar were unbeaten in a North American-
record 16 consecutive races in the 20th century.
High School: Miller Place has won 466 consecutive matches and 29
consecutive Suffolk county championships in badminton.