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Padres' Cronenworth hits for cycle against the Nationals

Cronenworth had a two-run double in the second, an RBI triple in the third, a solo homer in the fifth and an infield single against the shift in the sixth.
Credit: AP
San Diego Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr., left, and second baseman Jake Cronenworth celebrate after the Padres defeated the Colorado Rockies 5-3 in a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

WASHINGTON D.C., DC — San Diego Padres second baseman Jake Cronenworth hit for the cycle for the first time in his major league career on Friday night against the Washington Nationals. 

After lining out in the first inning, Cronenworth had a two-run double in the second, an RBI triple in the third, a solo homer in the fifth and an infield single against the shift in the sixth.

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