George Brett Rides Orioles Cycle

Podcast Highlights

Date of Event: May 28, 1979

George Brett hit for the cycle and then some on May 28, 1979. He finished five for seven, including a single, double and triple to go with two home runs. The explosion was the culmination of over two weeks of furious hitting in which Brett raised his average from .244 to .323. Over the course of those 16 games, Brett batted .500 with five home runs, 18 RBIs, and 22 runs scored.