[9/6/2016] Ryuzo Hijii hits for cycle in Ni-gun game

Ryuzo Hijii hit for the cycle during a Ni-gun game against Yakult earlier today and became the ninth player in Eastern League history (fourth in Lotte history) to accomplish the feat, first since Seiya Inoue on May 20, 2016.

  • First inning: single to center
  • Third inning: triple to left
  • Seventh inning: home run to right
  • Ninth inning: double to center

Source: Sponichi 9/6/2016, Sports Hochi 9/6/2016

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