Zeitgeist’s got numbers — good, bad, amusing, intriguing — that take the pulse of the Seattle sports scene.
April 18-24, 2011
697 Number of multi-hit games for Ichiro since 2001, most in the major leagues. This year, Ichiro has six multi-hit games and is looking for his 11th consecutive season of 2000-plus hits.( Steve Rudman). >
5 Bases loaded walks for the Mariners, which leads the Major Leagues. No other team has more than two (Oakland). (Todd Dybas).
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