Gordon was the first since Kevin Seitzer had six hits, two homers, seven RBIs and four runs on Aug. 2, 1987, against Boston.
The others were George Brett (four hits, three homers, seven RBIs, three runs against Detroit on April 20, 1983), U.L. Washington (four hits, two homers, six RBIs, three runs against Oakland on Sept. 21, 1979) and Willie Wilson (four hits, two homers, six RBIs, four runs against Milwaukee on June 15, 1979).
Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.