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Seventeen different major league teams haved placed four teammates on the league Gold Glove squad in a season. The last teams to accomplish this feat were the 2003 Seattle Mariners, who placed first baseman John Olerud, 2B Bret Boone and outfielders Mike Cameron and Ichiro Suzuki on the ’03 Gold Glove team, and the 2003 Cardinals, who placed catcher Mike Matheny, 3B Scott Rolen, shortstop Edgar Renteria and outfielder Jim Edmonds on the NL Gold Glove squad.

The Cincinnati Reds accomplished this feat four straight years (1974-77) when Johnny Bench, Joe Morgan, Davey Concepcion and Cesar Geronimo each won Gold Gloves in those four seasons. The Baltimore Orioles with Bobby Grich, Mark Belanger, Brooks Robinson and Paul Blair won Gold Gloves each season from 1973-75.

Following are the teams that had four Gold Glove award-winning teammates in one season.

Season     Team

2003           Seattle, St. Louis

2002           St. Louis

1993            San Francisco

1981            Philadelphia

1979            Philadelphia

1978            Philadelphia

1977             Cincinnati

1976             Cincinnati

1975            Cincinnati, Baltimore

1974            Cincinnati, Baltimore

1973             Baltimore

1971              Baltimore

1970             Baltimore

1963             St. Louis