Arizona's Aaron Hill becomes first player in 81 years to hit for the cycle twice in a season

By C. Trent Rosecrans | Blogger

Aaron Hill

Arizona second baseman Aaron Hill hit for the cycle in his first four at-bats against the Brewers on Friday, marking his second cycle this month. He's the first player since Babe Herman in 1931 to hit for the cycle twice in one season.

Hill hit a ground-rule double off of Brewers starter Randy Wolf in the first inning, singled in the third and homered in the fourth. Hill finished the cycle with a triple off of Livan Hernandez in the sixth inning.

Hill hit for the cycle on on June 18 against the Mariners.

Hill's home run was his 11th of the season. He finished 4 for 5 with three RBI. Here's his sixth-inning triple that gave him his second cycle of the seaosn:

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