George Brett played his entire career with the Kansas City Royals. Over his career, George Brett accumulated 3,154 career hits, which is the most ever by a third baseman and 15th all time.
Brett is only one of 4 players in major league baseball history to get 3,000 hits, 300 home runs, and a career batting average of .300. Also on this exclusive list are mlb greats Hank Aaron, Willie Mays and Stan Musial.
In 1980 , George Brett flirted with the elusive batting average of .400. Baseball fans followed closely as his average was at or around .400 , late in the season. Just falling short, Brett won the AL MVP that year and finished with a batting average of .390.Embedded Video