Nate Colbert Hits 5 Home Runs in a Game

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Date of Event: August 1, 1972

On August 1, 1972, Nate Colbert surpassed his childhood idol, Stan Musial of the St. Louis Cardinals, at Fulton County Stadium in Atlanta, hitting 5 home runs in a double header. Each home run was hit off a different pitcher. The most difficult to face, he says, was Cecil Upshaw.