Diamondbacks' Aaron Hill Hits For Cycle

Phoenix, AZ, USA; Arizona Diamondbacks infielder Aaron Hill (2) is congratulated by teammate outfielder Jason Kubel (13) after scoring against the Seattle Mariners during the third inning at Chase Field. Mandatory Credit: Jennifer Stewart-US PRESSWIRE

Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill hit for the cycle on Monday night, clubbing a solo home run off Seattle's Shawn Kelley in the seventh inning to complete the feat.

Hill started the cycle in the bottom of the first with a ground-ball single, and led off the third with a triple to right field. In the fifth, he dropped something of a dunker in front of left fielder Michael Saunders. Which left him just a home run shy of the cycle ...


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Hill is the fifth Diamondback to hit for the cycle, with Kelly Johnson the last one to accomplish it, in 2010. Stephen Drew, Greg Colbrunn, and Luis Gonzalez preceded Johnson.

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