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Melky hits for the cycle

By: Joe Auriemma

melkycycleblog.jpgFor the first time in 14 years a Yankee hit for the cycle. With Melky Cabrera’s triple in the 9th inning Sunday, he forever has entered the Yankee record books. Here are the last six players to hit for the cycle in Yankees history:

First New York Yankee cycle since 1995

Melky Cabrera            Today

Tony Fernandez          9/3/95

Bobby Murcer            8/29/72

Mickey Mantle            7/23/57

Joe DiMaggio             5/20/48

Joe Gordon                9/8/40

Thanks to YES Research Director Jeff Quagliata for the information.