Becoming George Brett

Keepers of the hot corner

Updated: 2013-08-02T17:11:15Z

Here are 10 of George Brett's best contemporaries at third base during the era in which he played (sorted by number of hits):

Player Years Games Hits HR RBI Avg. OBP Slug.
George Brett1973-93 (21)2,7073,1543171,596.305.369.487
Buddy Bell1973-89 (17)2,2732,3951921,070.281.342.409
Wade Boggs1982-93 (12)1,7682,26787746.335.424.454
Mike Schmidt1973-89 (17)2,3912,2275471,592.268.380.528
Carney Lansford1978-92 (15)1,8622,074151874.290.343.411
Darrell Evans1973-89 (17)2,4492,0343831,235.247.360.432
Bill Madlock1973-87 (15)1,8062,008163860.305.365.442
Ron Cey1973-87 (15)2,0601,8583151,136.261.354.445
Toby Harrah1973-86 (14)1,9041,769192865.266.371.406
Graig Nettles1973-88 (16)2,1141,7313071,062.248.328.423

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