Posted by Andy on May 16, 2010
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As a matter of fact, the database shows four games where THREE different players got 5 hits for the same team:
I don't know if it was accomplished during the missing years of 1940-1951 but it hasn't happened since then.
As you can see from the list at the top of the post, for 4 straight years we've had a game where teammates got at least 5 hits. Other than the missing years when it might have happened, the last time we can see for sure was 1930-1933. In addition to the 3-teammate games shown above here were the other games from that period to feature teammates:
Finally, out of all these games, here are the only ones where each 5-hit performance included a home run:
McCutchen and Jones did it on Friday.