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Nolan Arenado Completes Cycle With Come-From-Behind Walk-Off Dong, Is Rewarded With Bloodied Face

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Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado completed a cycle today in the most dramatic possible fashion: with a three-run walk-off dinger in the bottom of the ninth inning. Dig it:


Here’s another video, from the stands. Incredible:


This was the eighth cycle in Rockies history. The Sporting News says this was the first walk-off homer to end a cycle since another Rockie, Carlos Gonzales, did it back in 2010.

For his troubles, Arenado was whanged with a batting helmet, leaving him looking like this:

Image: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

The Rockies are good.

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