Originally posted on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 6/30/12
Going Cycling Did we really witness two cycles in less than two weeks? As if it was easy to hit for one, let alone two. Arizona Diamondbacks’ 2B Aaron Hill did it all on Friday, June 29, 2012. He ended his spectacular night by going 4-5, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 1 SB, and 2 runs. His first cycle of the year was on June 18 and he enjoyed it so much that he went and did it again. Hill joins some guy named Herman Ruth as one of the only other players in the 1900s to hit for two cycles in a single season. And he did it in 11 days. Can we get two more cycles to complete the cycle? This is coming from a guy who went largely unheralded. Despite the relatively shallow pool of fantasy contributors at second base, Hill’s name was rarely put in the discussion of player targets. Many owners probably remembered the disappearing act in Toronto after his 36 HR campaign. But since his move to the desert, it’s been a different story. This year, Hill’s hitting .302, 11 HRs, 38 RBI, and 7 SBs. He’s one of t...
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