Cross the cycle of Cody Bellinger's rookie bucket list

From ESPN - July 15, 2017

What else can he do?

Cody Bellinger added another mark to his ledger Saturday, becoming the first Dodgers rookie to hit for the cycle.

Bellinger entered the night in a slump -- with one home run and three RBIs in his previous 14 games (and he struck out to end the All-Star Game). But he broke out with an impressive performance.

Hes the fifth Dodgers player to hit for the cycle since the end of World War II, a list that features L.A. Dodgers Orlando Hudson (2009) and Wes Parker (1970) and a pair of Brooklyn Dodgers legends, Gil Hodges (1949) and Jackie Robinson (1948).

At age 22, Bellinger is the sixth-youngest player to hit for the cycle in the live ball era (since 1920), the youngest to do so since 21-year-old Mike Trout in 2013.

Bellinger cycled in his 72nd game, the fewest by a player at the time of his first cycle since Fred Lewis did it in his 16th game for the 2007 San Francisco Giants against the San Diego Padres.


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