Quiz: Can You Hit A Home Run On This Ultimate MLB Challenge?

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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer:


On July 4, 1960, which Hall of Fame Yankee great hit a first inning three-run home run for the 300th home run in his career?
Mickey Mantle
Ted Williams
Joe Dimaggio

Question: 2/18Choose Your Answer:


Where is the "keystone sack" located on a baseball diamond?
Second base
First base
Home

Question: 3/18Choose Your Answer:


When a fly ball is easy to catch, it is known as a ___.
A can of corn
A pound of potaoes
A hill of beans

Question: 4/18Choose Your Answer:


What's the most home runs hit by one player in a single major league game?
4
10
7

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer:


A baseball field is approximately what size?
7 acres
10 acres
2 acres

Question: 6/18Choose Your Answer:


Which former Giants star is the godfather of Barry Bonds?
Willie Mays
Monte Irvin
Sparky Anderson

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer:


True or False: Second base is the most stolen base.
True
False

Question: 8/18Choose Your Answer:


"H" is short for ___.
Hardball
Home runs
Hits

Question: 9/18Choose Your Answer:


Who was the baseball player known as Mr. October?
Willie Mays
Reggie Jackson
Hank Aaron

Question: 10/18Name the player:


Lou Gehrig
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"Shoeless" Joe Jackson
Frank Baker
Lou Gehrig

Question: 11/18Choose Your Answer:


The first ever World Series was won by the ___.
Boston Americans
Pittsburgh Pirates
Philadelphia Athletics

Question: 12/18Choose Your Answer:


True or False: During a typical game, only 1 ball is used.
True
False

Question: 13/18Choose Your Answer:


Which team was the first to wear numbers on their backs in the 1920s?
Brooklyn Dodgers
Boston Red Sox
New York Yankees

Question: 14/18Name the player:


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Babe Ruth
Cy Young
Mickey Mantle

Question: 15/18Choose Your Answer:


Who was the first Major League player to pitch a ball over 100 mph?
Dwight Gooden
Tom Seaver
Nolan Ryan

Question: 16/18Choose Your Answer:


How long was the shortest game in Major League Baseball history?
2 hours, 10 minutes
51 minutes
1 hour, 36 minutes

Question: 17/18Choose Your Answer:


During which inning is "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" traditionally sung?
5th
3rd
7th

Question: 18/18Choose Your Answer:


True or False: Baseball was played during the civil war as a morale booster.
False
True
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