August 1, 1937: Gehrig hits for the cycle but DiMaggio’s home run grabs headlines

Lou Gehrig became the second New York Yankees player to hit for…

May 27, 1939: Tigers' Charlie Gehringer hits for a natural cycle

On May 12, 1939, the St. Louis Browns hosted the Detroit Tigers…

June 8, 1940: Reds' Harry Craft hits for cycle as 'our lads annihilate Dodgers'

Baseball fans are usually divided into two camps: those who enjoy…

July 19, 1941: Browns' George McQuinn hits for the cycle

George McQuinn led the offense as the Browns swept the Boston…

August 4, 1945: Pirates rookie Salkeld hits for cycle, sets two records

On August 4, 1945, Pittsburgh Pirates rookie Bill Salkeld “joined…

July 21, 1946: Ted Williams hits for the cycle in MVP season

On a pleasant summer Sunday at Fenway Park, before a packed crowd…

August 29, 1948: Jackie Robinson hits for reverse natural cycle vs. Cardinals

On August 29, 1948, before a season record crowd of 33,826 at…

June 25, 1949: Gil Hodges hits for cycle as Dodgers, Pirates slug 9 home runs

Gil Hodges contributed five of Brooklyn’s 17 hits, leading…

July 24, 1949: Musial hits for cycle to lead Cardinals rout at Ebbets Field

By the middle of June 1949, the National League pennant race…

June 28, 1950: Cubs' Roy Smalley hits for the cycle and drives in four

The Chicago Cubs “swished home run bats that belted big George…

July 2, 1957: Cubs waste Lee Walls’ cycle

Only two months had passed since outfielder Lee Walls was traded…

July 23, 1957: Mantle hits for cycle; homer nearly leaves Yankee Stadium

Switch-hitter Mickey Mantle banged out a single, double, triple,…

May 2, 1959: Frank Robinson’s cycle leads Reds’ bombardment

Before a Saturday Ladies Day crowd of 5,247 at Crosley Field,…