Sabr 39 Team Trivia Preliminary

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Sabr 39 Team Trivia Preliminary

  1. 1. SABR 39 Team Trivia Preliminary Round<br />July 30, 2009<br />© 2009 T. Scott Brandon and Horsehide Trivia<br />
  2. 2. Overview<br />20-minute timed round<br />10 multiple-choice questions<br />Every answer worth one point<br />If you fill in all correct answers for a question, your points for that question are doubled<br />
  3. 3. Questions<br />Name the four batters who have struck out 2,000 or more times.<br />Which five current NL teams have moved their franchise at least once since their inception?<br />Name the six managers who have won the BBWAA Manager of the Year Award for more than one team.<br />Name the nine Hall of Fame members who are natives of Maryland.<br />Two pitchers have each struck out five consecutive batters in an All-Star Game. Name the pitchers, and the five batters they struck out.<br />Name the eight pitchers Jamie Moyer has passed on the career wins list this season.<br />Name the eight players who have hit 200 or more career home runs for the Phillies.<br />Name the eight men enshrined in the Hall of Fame as umpires.<br />Name the six active Maryland-based minor league teams.<br />Which eight players appeared in 500 or more games at both corner infield positions (1B and 3B)?<br />
  4. 4. ANSWERS<br />
  5. 5. ANSWERS – 1<br />Name the four batters who have struck out 2,000 or more times.<br />Reggie Jackson (2,597)<br />Sammy Sosa (2,306)<br />Jim Thome (2,261+)<br />Andres Galarraga (2,003)<br />
  6. 6. ANSWERS – 2<br />Which five current NL teams have moved their franchise at least once since their inception?<br />Atlanta Braves (Boston, Milwaukee)<br />Los Angeles Dodgers (Brooklyn)<br />Milwaukee Brewers (Seattle)<br />San Francisco Giants (New York)<br />Washington Nationals (Montreal)<br />
  7. 7. ANSWERS – 3<br />Name the six managers who have won the BBWAA Manager of the Year Award for more than one team.<br />Bobby Cox (1985 Blue Jays, 1991, 2004-05 Braves)<br />Tony LaRussa (1983 White Sox, 1988, 92 A&apos;s, 2002 Cardinals)<br />Jim Leyland (1990, 92 Pirates, 2006 Tigers)<br />Jack McKeon (1999 Reds, 2003 Marlins)<br />Lou Piniella (1995, 2001 Mariners, 2008 Cubs)<br />Buck Showalter (1994 Yankees, 2004 Rangers)<br />
  8. 8. ANSWERS – 4<br />Name the nine Hall of Fame members who are natives of Maryland.<br />Frank Baker (Trappe)<br />Jimmie Foxx (Sudlersville)<br />Lefty Grove (Lonaconing)<br />Judy Johnson (Snow Hill)<br />Al Kaline (Baltimore)<br />Bowie Kuhn (Takoma Park)<br />Cal Ripken Jr. (Havre De Grace)<br />Babe Ruth (Baltimore)<br />Vic Willis (Cecil County)<br />
  9. 9. ANSWERS – 5<br />Two pitchers have each struck out five consecutive batters in an All-Star Game. Name the pitchers, and the five batters they struck out.<br />Carl Hubbell:<br />Babe Ruth<br />Lou Gehrig<br />Jimmie Foxx<br />Al Simmons<br />Joe Cronin<br /><ul><li>Fernando Valenzuela:
  10. 10. Don Mattingly
  11. 11. Cal Ripken Jr.
  12. 12. Jesse Barfield
  13. 13. Lou Whitaker
  14. 14. TeddyHiguera</li></li></ul><li>ANSWERS – 6<br />Name the eight pitchers Jamie Moyer has passed on the career wins list this season.<br />Joe McGinnity (246)<br />Jack Quinn (247)<br />Vic Willis (249)<br />Bob Gibson (251)<br />Carl Hubbell (253)<br />Al Spalding (253)<br />Red Faber (254)<br />Jack Morris (254)<br />
  15. 15. ANSWERS – 7<br />Name the eight players who have hit 200 or more career home runs for the Phillies.<br />Dick Allen (204)<br />Pat Burrell (251)<br />Del Ennis (259)<br />Ryan Howard (201+)<br />Chuck Klein (243)<br />Greg Luzinski (223)<br />Mike Schmidt (548)<br />Cy Williams (217)<br />
  16. 16. ANSWERS – 8<br />Name the eight men enshrined in the Hall of Fame as umpires.<br />Al Barlick<br />Nestor Chylak<br />Jocko Conlan<br />Tom Connolly<br />Billy Evans<br />Cal Hubbard<br />Bill Klem<br />Bill McGowan<br />
  17. 17. ANSWERS – 9<br />Name the six active Maryland-based minor league teams.<br />Aberdeen Iron Birds<br />Bowie Baysox<br />Delmarva Shorebirds<br />Frederick Keys<br />Hagerstown Suns<br />Southern Maryland Blue Crabs<br />
  18. 18. ANSWERS – 10<br />Which eight players appeared in 500 or more career games at both corner infield positions (first base and third base)?<br />Dick Allen (807 1B, 652 3B)<br />Enos Cabell (655 1B, 888 3B)<br />Darrell Evans (856 1B, 1442 3B)<br />Harmon Killebrew (969 1B, 791 3B)<br />Dave Magadan (593 1B, 709 3B)<br />Tony Perez (1778 1B, 760 3B)<br />Pete Rose (939 1B, 634 3B)<br />Joe Torre (787 1B, 515 3B)<br />

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