Dan Uggla extends streak to 33 games

Updated: August 14, 2011, 1:59 AM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- Braves second baseman Dan Uggla extended his hitting streak to 33 games with a first-inning single off Chicago's Randy Wells on Saturday night.

Uggla then hit a leadoff drive in the fourth for his third homer in two games. He had three hits, including two homers, in the Braves' 10-4 win over the Cubs on Friday night.

Uggla leads the Braves and is one off the National League lead with 27 homers, including 12 in 27 games since the All-Star break.

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