In 1972, Colbert had 111 RBI for the San Diego Padres (488 total team runs). He was the first Padre player to drive in over 100 runs and hit over 30 HRs in a season.

Five Homers In One Day

In 1972, Colbert had 111 RBI for the San Diego Padres (488 total team runs). He was the first Padre player to drive in over 100 runs and hit over 30 HRs in a season.

In 1972, Colbert had 111 RBI for the San Diego Padres (488 total team runs). He was the first Padre player to drive in over 100 runs and hit over 30 HRs in a season.

On August 1, 1972, Nathan “Nate” Colbert hit five home runs in a doubleheader against the Atlanta Braves (Retrosheet box scores for game 1 and 2) ending the day with 13 RBI. Stan Musial also hit 5 home runs in one day on May 2nd, 1954 against the New York Giants. Colbert and Musial are the only two hitters to ever accomplish that feat.