At this rate, baseball will have more cyclists than that tour in France.
Luis Gonzalez became the first Arizona player to hit for the cycle, going on the Tour de Enron against his former team Wednesday night as the Diamondbacks beat the Houston Astros 12-9.
''To know that only 200-some guys have done it in history makes it special,'' Gonzalez said.
Gonzalez, who went 4-for-6, was the 229th player to hit for the cycle in major league history, and the fifth this season. Mike Lansing of Colorado (June 18 vs. Arizona), Jose Valentin of the Chicago White Sox (April 27 vs. Baltimore), Jason Kendall of Pittsburgh (May 19 vs. St. Louis) and Eric Chavez of Oakland (June 21 vs. Baltimore) also did it this season.
The most cycles ever in one season was eight in 1933, according to the Elias Sports Bureau, baseball's statistician.
Gonzalez doubled in the first inning, singled in the third, tripled in the eighth and homered in the ninth off Butch Henry.
''Once you hit the triple, that's the hardest thing to do, and you know you have the chance,'' Gonzalez said.
Travis Lee, Steve Finley and Damian Miller had three hits each for Arizona, which outhit the Astros 16-10.
Mike Morgan (4-2) won despite allowing two runs and three hits in two innings.
Expos 6, Braves 5
Kevin Millwood (5-7) gave up run-scoring singles to Rondell White and Vladimir Guerrero as Montreal broke out of a seventh-inning tie at Turner Field. Millwood allowed five runs and 10 hits in 6 2-3 innings.
Javier Vazquez (7-4) won for the first time since beating Cincinnati on June 1, allowing three runs, six hits and four walks in six-plus innings.
Dodgers 7, Padres 5
Todd Hundley hit a tying three-run homer in the sixth and Eric Karros had a go-ahead, two-run shot in the eighth off Matt Whiteside (2-2) as Los Angeles rallied from a 5-0 deficit at San Diego.
Starter Darren Dreifort started the Dodgers' comeback with a solo homer in the fifth, but didn't get the decision. Antonio Osuna (1-4) pitched two scoreless innings and Mike Fetters got his second save.
Pirates 9, Cubs 6
Wil Cordero had two homers and a career-high six RBIs at Wrigley Field. He started with a three-run homer in the third off Scott Downs (3-3), then added a two-run single in the fourth and a solo homer in the sixth off Steve Rain.
Jimmy Anderson (2-5) won for the first time in nine starts since April 15 against the Mets, allowing four runs -- three earned -- five hits and three walks in five innings.
Downs (3-3) gave up seven runs and eight hits in four innings as the Cubs lost for the 12th time in 16 games.
Mets 11, Marlins 2
Mike Hampton (8-5) had went 3-for-4 with an RBI and won for the sixth time in seven decisions, allowing two runs -- one earned -- and three hits in six innings.
Derek Bell hit a three-run homer for the second straight game and went 3-for-6 with three runs scored at Miami.
Chuck Smith (0-2), a 30-year-old rookie, allowed five runs -- two earned -- and eight hits in five innings.
Giants 4, Rockies 2
Rich Aurilia hit a two-run homer and Marvin Benard added a solo shot as Colorado lost its 11th straight at San Francisco.
Joe Nathan (5-2) became the third straight Giants pitcher to shut down Colorado, allowing two runs and six hits in eight innings. Felix Rodriguez pitched the ninth for his second save.
Stan Belinda (1-2) came in to start the seventh and failed to get an out while allowing three runs and three hits.
Cardinals 4, Reds 3
Pat Hentgen (7-6) allowed three runs and five hits in seven strong innings at St. Louis, which broke a 3-all tie in the seventh when pinch-hitter Shawon Dunston homered off Pete Harnisch (1-5).
St. Louis opened a 10-game lead over second-place Cincinnati in the NL Central, their first double-digit lead since Sept. 21, 1968. They've won 17 of their last 22, while the Reds have dropped 19 of 28.
Sean Casey tied it in the seventh with a two-run, two-out homer.
Phillies 5, Brewers 2
Mike Lieberthal hit a three-run homer off Jamey Wright (4-2) in a four-run fifth at County Stadium.
Randy Wolf (8-5) allowed one run and five hits in seven innings, striking out seven as Philadelphia won its season-high fifth straight. Wayne Gomes got the final out for his seventh save.
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