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George BrettHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1971-1993 MLB Years: 1973-1993
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

Positions3B-1692, DH-506, 1B-461, OF-36, SS-11Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGeorge Howard Brett
Height6-0Weight205BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMay 15,1953 [64.278]PlaceGlen Dale,West Virginia
High SchoolEl Segundo (El Segundo,CA)
CollegeEl Camino College (Torrance,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals in the 2nd round (29th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsRosey Gilhousen
MLB DebutAugust 2,1973 [20.079]
OrganizationsKCA [23] Awards22Awards Voting12-1255
TBC Player ID9189Retrosheet IDbretg001MLBAM ID111437
RelationshipsBrother of Ken Brett, Uncle of Beau Brett
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed60Power77Contact88XBH78RBIs78Runs62Hitting85Durability68Team.526Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971BillingsPioRk--186825844758554430323800000.291.369.419.78810818290.326.128.264.36111.0313.101.191.7251.6024.00
1972San JoseCalifA+--1911743166118135106820535300000.274.353.397.75017128484.293.123.251.34610.9510.951.002.0743.1023.73
1973OmahaAmerAAA--201174056611516486430484500000.284.360.402.76216328453.304.118.244.35010.609.930.941.7750.6324.35
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca253b201340252000000501000.125.125.175.3007241.143.050.050.1340.0012.200.000.000.0040.00
1974OmahaAmerAAA--21166491720214106100000.266.329.391.72025470.246.125.234.3338.571.430.172.8632.0023.53
1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca253b211334574912921524785213806239.282.313.363.67616628486.303.081.133.3084.327.821.810.41228.5021.71
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b2215963484195351311891310464929668.308.353.456.80928959697.317.148.226.3636.607.031.071.5857.6430.26
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b231596459421534147672111493612848.333.377.462.83929855705.341.129.220.3816.955.110.730.9992.1425.58
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b241395641051763213228814125524233912.312.373.532.90530067627.296.220.321.3908.773.830.443.5125.6438.07
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b2512851079150458962237393513566.294.342.467.80923862558.299.173.280.3586.996.270.901.6156.6741.33
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b2615464511921242202310717105136014148.329.376.563.93936385701.320.234.324.4037.285.140.713.2828.0440.09
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b27117449871753392411815658221071611.390.454.6641.11829866515.368.274.423.47811.264.270.384.6618.7137.71
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b288934742109277643146272310477.314.361.484.84516840379.320.170.271.3747.126.070.851.5857.8336.70
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b2914455210116632921826171511051412.301.378.505.88327962629.299.204.342.38311.298.110.723.3426.2937.35
1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b30123464901443822593015739103139.310.385.563.94826165525.295.253.373.40810.867.430.684.7618.5645.14
1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b31104377421072131369023837007611.284.344.459.80317337422.281.175.271.3519.008.770.973.0829.0034.58
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b321555501081843853011291103493093112.335.436.5851.02132273665.321.250.453.43115.497.370.484.5118.3339.67
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53b33124441701282841673128045404186.290.401.481.88221248529.292.191.370.38115.128.510.563.0227.5637.50
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca51b341154277112418222786372471081410.290.388.496.88421242508.279.206.382.37514.179.250.654.3319.4133.87
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca51b35157589901804232410314382513071515.306.389.509.89830069681.299.203.362.39212.047.490.623.5224.5438.33
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca51b3612445767129263128014459473091418.282.362.431.79319741528.287.149.300.34811.178.900.802.2738.0831.78
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca51b371425448217945714879256630071418.329.387.515.90228066607.348.186.301.3929.2310.381.132.3138.8636.87
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca5dh381315057712940210612058750181020.255.327.402.72920352572.278.147.265.32110.1413.111.291.7550.5040.31
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca5dh3915259255169355761863569604615.285.330.397.72723547637.312.112.174.3265.4910.831.971.1084.5727.81
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca5dh401455606914931319757539673010920.266.312.434.74624353612.269.168.241.3226.3710.951.723.1029.4735.57
MLB Totals - 21 Season(s)Filter2707103491583315466513731715952019710969083326120229235.305.369.487.8565044111911624.307.182.299.0009.437.810.832.7332.6535.48
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter31811581853253914251909013913700000.281.358.403.761467781297.301.122.250.00010.7210.560.991.9346.3224.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13346975132184107840544600000.281.356.401.75718832523.295.120.243.00010.338.800.851.9146.9024.24
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11743166118135106820535300000.274.353.397.75017128484.293.123.251.00010.9510.951.002.0743.1023.73
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6825844758554430323800000.291.369.419.78810818290.326.128.264.00011.0313.101.191.7251.6024.00
Kansas City Royals Totals - 21 Season(s)Filter2707103491583315466513731715952019710969083326120229235.305.369.487.8565044111911624.307.182.299.0009.437.810.832.7332.6535.48
Average MLB - Per 162 games16261995189408199512666542271414.305.369.487.85630267696.307.182.299.0009.437.810.832.7332.6535.48
Average Minor - Per 162 games16259094166207139750717000000.281.358.403.76123840661.301.122.250.00010.7210.560.991.9346.3224.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca203B13-96928123837.9742.850.39-----13100.08.0
1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca213B132--1022792116402381.9482.89------13399.281.5
1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca21SS1---------------1330.80.6
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca223B159--1313552627512486.9493.06------159100.098.1
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22SS1--11--221.0002.00------1590.60.6
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca233B157--1403352622501475.9483.03------15998.796.9
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23SS4--615-121211.0005.25------1592.52.5
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24DH3---------------1392.21.9
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca243B135--1153252033460440.9573.26------13997.183.3
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24SS1----1-1---------1390.70.6
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25SS1---------------1280.80.6
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca253B128--1042891625409393.9613.07------128100.079.0
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26DH1---------------1540.60.6
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca261B8--475165352.9816.50------1545.24.9
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca263B149--1293733028532502.9443.37------15496.892.0
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca273B112--1032561728376359.9553.21------11795.769.1
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca271B1--4--1441.0004.00------1170.90.6
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca283B88--74170147258244.9462.77------8998.985.4
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29OF12--231-124241.0002.00------1448.37.4
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca293B134--1072941722418401.9592.99------14493.182.7
1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca303B102--851882425297273.9192.68------12382.963.0
1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30DH1---------------1230.80.6
1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30OF13--211--22221.0001.69------12310.68.0
1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca301B14--104319108107.9917.64------12311.48.6
1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca313B101--592011418274260.9492.57------10497.162.3
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca323B152--1073391533461446.9672.93------15598.193.8
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32DH1---------------1550.60.6
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33DH7---------------1245.64.3
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33SS2---------------1241.61.2
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca333B115--972181617331315.9522.74------12492.771.0
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34DH21---------------11518.313.0
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca343B11--719332926.8972.36------1159.66.8
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca341B83--79850669854848.99310.22------11572.251.2
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35SS1---------------1570.60.6
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35DH33---------------15721.020.5
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca351B124--1126701010512061196.9929.65------15779.077.0
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca361B104--89680271978976.9989.38------12483.964.2
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca36OF2--2---221.0001.00------1241.61.2
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca36DH17---------------12413.710.5
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca37DH32---------------14222.519.9
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca371B102--86566789938931.9939.13------14271.863.4
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca37OF9--141--15151.0001.67------1426.35.6
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca373B1--1---111.0001.00------1420.70.6
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca381B10--875169392.9899.20------1317.66.2
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca38DH118---------------13190.172.8
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca39DH132---------------15286.881.5
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca391B15--1371229151149.9879.93------1529.99.3
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca393B3--251187.8752.33------1522.01.9
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca40DH140---------------14596.686.4
MLB Totals for 3B - 17 season(s)-   3B1692-961372367426130753075046.9512.9852.56-----16920.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 12 season(s)-   DH506---------------5060.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 9 season(s)-   1B461--40642913036543854355.9939.45------4610.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF36--603-163631.0001.75------360.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS11--716112423.9582.09------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca20-----13-----
1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca21----1132-----
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22----1159-----
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23----4157-----
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24----1135----3
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25----1128-----
1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26--8--149----1
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27--1--112-----
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28-----88-----
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29-----134---12-
1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30--14--102---131
1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31-----101-----
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32-----152----1
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33----2115----7
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34--83--11----21
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35--124-1-----33
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca36--104------217
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca37--102--1---932
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca38--10-------118
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca39--15--3----132
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca40----------140

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1976Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB23518481115002100000.444.500.7781.27814320.438.334.44410.005.000.505.0018.0037.50
1977Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB24520260202001000000.300.333.500.83310221.300.200.2504.760.000.000.000.0033.33
1978Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB25418771133000100000.389.3891.0561.44519518.286.667.6670.005.560.0016.676.0071.43
1980Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB27311331024001000000.273.333.9091.24210312.111.636.7278.330.000.0016.675.50100.00
1980Kansas City RoyalsWorld SeriesMLB27624392113102400000.375.423.6671.09016426.421.292.4177.6915.382.003.8524.0044.44
1981Kansas City RoyalsDiv SeriesMLB28312020000000000000.167.167.167.3342012.167.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1984Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB31313030000000200000.231.231.231.4623013.273.000.0000.0015.380.000.000.000.00
1985Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB32723682035007500000.348.500.8261.32619530.333.478.78323.3316.670.7110.007.6762.50
1985Kansas City RoyalsWorld SeriesMLB327275101001104700000.370.452.407.85911131.500.037.22212.9022.581.750.000.0010.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs312020000000000000.167.167.167.3342012.167.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 6 yrs271032235549190011900000.340.404.7281.1327518114.306.388.4959.657.890.827.8911.4451.43
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs135181931142061100000.373.439.529.96827557.462.156.31410.5319.301.831.7551.0026.32

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca57Vice President - Baseball Operations1626795.41427.05Ned Yost,Daren Brown,Trey Hillman
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [22]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1976American League Player of the Week (May 10-May 16)1
1979American League Player of the Week (May 21-May 27)1
1980American League Most Valuable Player ... AL Silver Slugger Award (3B) ... American League Player of the Week (August 11-August 17) ... American League Player of the Week (June 2-June 8) ... AL Player of the Month (July)5
1982AL Player of the Month (June)1
1983American League Player of the Week (April 18-April 24) ... AL Player of the Month (April)2
1985AL Silver Slugger Award (3B) ... American League Gold Glove (Third Base) ... American League Player of the Week (July 1-July 7) ... ALCS Most Valuable Player ... AL Player of the Month (May) ... AL Player of the Month (July)6
1986American League Player of the Week (August 11-August 17)1
1988AL Silver Slugger Award (1B)1
1990American League Player of the Week (July 16-July 22) ... AL Player of the Month (July)2
1992American League Player of the Week (September 28-October 4)1
1993American League Player of the Week (September 20-September 26)1

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll321,000,000-40194++370,78060,0001,000,000
1986Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll331,471,429-17198++386,34760,0002,471,429
1987Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll342,055,000-41100++344,90660,0004,526,429
1988Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll352,305,000-21100++392,10762,5006,831,429
1989Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll362,005,000-20298++429,80262,5008,836,429
1990Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll372,255,000-81100++515,727100,00011,091,429
1991Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll383,105,000-30396++742,231100,00014,196,429
1992Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll393,100,000-65593++962,245109,00017,296,429
1993Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll402,750,000-113788++968,431109,00020,046,429
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red