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Off the Wall Baseball Trivia: Games * Puzzles * Quizzes

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Whose initials are displayed in Morse code on the hand-operated scoreboard at Boston's Fenway Park? Which baseball personality inspired the name of Gillian Anderson's character in The X-Files? The weird, the wonderful, the well-known, and the who-ever-knew-thats: from fun facts out of baseball movies to real-life oddities from the diamond, these multiple-choice trivia questions will truly test your smarts on the sport. Think about it for a second: Which fielding position was not mentioned by Abbott and Costello in their classic "Who's on First?" routine? Pitcher? Right Field? Shortstop? And, in what country does former Milwaukee Brewers catcher Dave Nilsson own a minor baseball league? Hint: It's his native land. Have fun!

Answers:

1. Former Red Sox owners Tom A. Yawkey and Jean R Yawkey

2. Vin Scully, the play-by-play voice of the Los Angeles Dodgers

3. Right field

4. Australia

Synopsis:

The weird, the wonderful, the well-known, and the who-ever-knew-thats?: from fun facts out of baseball movies to real-life oddities from the diamond, these multiple choice trivia questions will truly test your smarts on the sport. Think about it for a second: Which fielding position was not mentioned by Abbott and Costello in their classic "Who's on First?" routine? Pitcher? Right Field? Short stop? Which baseball personality inspired the name of Gillian Anderson's character in The X-Files? Have fun!

About the Author

Vancouver, BC

Product Details

ISBN:
9781550548211
Subtitle:
Games * Puzzles * Quizzes
Author:
Mackin, Bob
Author:
Makin, Bob
Publisher:
Douglas & McIntyre
Location:
Vancouver
Subject:
Baseball - General
Subject:
Baseball
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Baseball
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Sports / Recreation / Outdoors
Subject:
Baseball - Statistics
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Baseball & Softball
Subject:
Children s-Sports General
Subject:
JUVY-WORKBOOKS - JUV WORKBOOKS
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
105-37
Publication Date:
20010630
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
15 b/w illus.,
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in
Age Level:
09-12

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The weird, the wonderful, the well-known, and the who-ever-knew-thats?: from fun facts out of baseball movies to real-life oddities from the diamond, these multiple choice trivia questions will truly test your smarts on the sport. Think about it for a second: Which fielding position was not mentioned by Abbott and Costello in their classic "Who's on First?" routine? Pitcher? Right Field? Short stop? Which baseball personality inspired the name of Gillian Anderson's character in The X-Files? Have fun!

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