The back of this great looking card has the following text: George Brett has been the ultimate franchise player for the Royals for 18 years now. Just when everyone was ready to pass his mantle on to someone younger in '90, he rose from the depths of a .267 BA at mid-season to win the AL batting title. What a guy! George hit a remarkable .388 clip the second half of the season to become the first ever to win championships in three decades!
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When A&W Rootbeer celebrated their 80th anniversary they sponsored a nationwide survey to find the top 80 Thick Headed Baseball Events of the Century. The "Pine Tar" incident finished 10th overall!