Jose Guillen was sporting a 21-game hitting streak heading into Monday's battle with the White Sox.
A walk, three outs and no hits ended his chances of tying Brian McRae for the fifth best hitting streak in Royals franchise history.
So what's next for Guillen? Put on another streak and brace yourself for the MLB trade deadline.
For a good story on streaks, check out Sam Mellinger's latest in the Kansas City Star.