MILWAUKEE, WI (WSAU) Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill became just the second player to hit for the cycle twice in one season in more than 80 years, leading Arizona to a 9-3 win over Milwaukee last night. Hill had accomplished the rare feat 12 days previous. His first three hits – a double, single and home run – came off starter and loser Randy Wolf.
Ian Kennedy earned the win for Arizona, allowing six hits and striking out seven. He fanned five Brewer batters in a row at one point.
Aramis Ramirez drove in Milwaukee’s first run on a grounder in the first. That gave the Brewers a 1-0 lead which didn’t last long. Cesar Izturis knocked in a pair with a double in the sixth.
Wolf game up seven earned runs in four innings.The two teams face off again tonight. You can hear the game on WSAU at 5:40.