25th Anniversary of George Brett Reaching 300, 3,000 Club

On this date in 1993, George Brett hit his 300th career home run, making him only the sixth player in history with at least 3,000 hits and 300 home runs.

There have been seven additions since, including Albert Pujols nine days ago.

The 300/3,000 Club

Player Season G AB H HR AVG OBP SLG
Carl Yastrzemski 1961-1983(23) 3308 11988 3419 452 0.285 0.379 0.462
Hank Aaron 1954-1976(23) 3298 12364 3771 755 0.305 0.374 0.555
Eddie Murray 1977-1997(21) 3026 11336 3255 504 0.287 0.359 0.476
Stan Musial 1941-1963(22) 3026 10972 3630 475 0.331 0.417 0.559
Cal Ripken Jr. 1981-2001(21) 3001 11551 3184 431 0.276 0.34 0.447
Willie Mays 1951-1973(22) 2992 10881 3283 660 0.302 0.384 0.557
Dave Winfield 1973-1995(22) 2973 11003 3110 465 0.283 0.353 0.475
Adrian Beltre 1998-2018(21) 2842 10735 3079 463 0.287 0.34 0.481
Al Kaline 1953-1974(22) 2834 10116 3007 399 0.297 0.376 0.48
Rafael Palmeiro 1986-2005(20) 2831 10472 3020 569 0.288 0.371 0.515
Alex Rodriguez 1994-2016(22) 2784 10566 3115 696 0.295 0.38 0.55
George Brett 1973-1993(21) 2707 10349 3154 317 0.305 0.369 0.487
Albert Pujols 2001-2018(18) 2611 9881 3006 620 0.304 0.385 0.559

Read the bio of Brett from the Hall of Fame website by clicking:

https://baseballhall.org/hall-of-famers/brett-george