Andrew B asked in SportsBaseball · 1 decade ago

questions about baseball?

i need to know these for school so if anyone could answer some of them that would be great

Q: What hide was first used to cover baseballs in 1975?

Q: What baseball announcer said Pope Paul VI's death "puts a damper on even a Yankees win"?

Q: What country's first U.S. major league baseball player was Chan-Ho Park?

Q: Which two cities have the oldest stadiums in major league baseball?

Q: What baseball team's games are announced on TV by Skip Carey?

Q: What shortstop holds the major league records for games played, assists and double plays?

Q: What pitcher's 1.12 ERA in 1968 is the lowest in the majors in post-World War II play?

Q: Who was the last American League baseballer to win the Triple Crown, in 1967?

Q: What Pittsburgh Pirate had exactly 3,000 career hits before dying in a plane crash?

Q: What's the LCS to a baseball pennant winner?

Q: What was pitcher Dock Ellis the first major leaguer to wear in his on the field?

Q: How many seasons did Lou Gehrig play every inning of every game?

Q: What major league baseball team has fans dubbed "Cheese Heads"?

Q: What ballpark was Pete Rose playing in when he broke Ty Cobb's career hits record?

Q: What major league baseball team did the Walt Disney Company assumee operational control of in 1996?

Q: How many seasons saw Hank Aaron blast 50 or more homers?

Q: Who holds the record for most innings pitched in a major league season?

Q: What legendary manager explained: "You have to have a catcher. If you don't the pitch will roll all the way back to the screen"?

Q: What explosive base-stealer took a $2.75 million pay cut to play for the Kansas City Royals, in 1995?

Q: What major league baseball team was forced to endure a 20-day road trip in 1996?

Q: What Beantowner is second only to Pete Rose in total major league baseball games played?

Q: What's the most home runs hit by one player in a single major league game?

Q: What establishments were 90 percent of the viewers watching the first televised World Series from?

Q: What did Babe Ruth, Rogers, Hornsby, Ted Williams and Willie Mays all do in their first major league at-bats?

Q: What former Giants star is the godfather of Barry Bonds?

Q: What governor was on hand at home plate to greet Hank Aaron when he broke Babes Ruth's home run record?

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  • NY33
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    1 decade ago
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    Q: What hide was first used to cover baseballs in 1975?

    Cow (replaced horse)

    Q: What baseball announcer said Pope Paul VI's death "puts a damper on even a Yankees win"?

    Phil Rizzuto

    Q: What country's first U.S. major league baseball player was Chan-Ho Park?

    (South) Korea

    Q: Which two cities have the oldest stadiums in major league baseball?

    Chicago and Boston

    Q: What baseball team's games are announced on TV by Skip Carey?

    Atlanta Braves, until his death last August

    Q: What shortstop holds the major league records for games played, assists and double plays?

    Ozzie Smith for assists

    Vizquel recently broke double plays and games

    Q: What pitcher's 1.12 ERA in 1968 is the lowest in the majors in post-World War II play?

    Bob Gibson

    Q: Who was the last American League baseballer to win the Triple Crown, in 1967?

    Carl Yastrzemski

    Q: What Pittsburgh Pirate had exactly 3,000 career hits before dying in a plane crash?

    Roberto Clemente

    Q: What's the LCS to a baseball pennant winner?

    The last series they won to get the pennant? (League Championship Series)

    Q: What was pitcher Dock Ellis the first major leaguer to wear in his on the field?

    Hair curlers

    Q: How many seasons did Lou Gehrig play every inning of every game?

    1

    Q: What major league baseball team has fans dubbed "Cheese Heads"?

    Brewers

    Q: What ballpark was Pete Rose playing in when he broke Ty Cobb's career hits record?

    Riverfront Stadium, or Wrigley Field if you're in the school that says that 2 of Ty Cobb's hits were counted twice

    Q: What major league baseball team did the Walt Disney Company assumee operational control of in 1996?

    California Angels

    Q: How many seasons saw Hank Aaron blast 50 or more homers?

    0

    Q: Who holds the record for most innings pitched in a major league season?

    Will White, 680 in 1879

    Ed Walsh has the modern era record with 464 in 1908

    Q: What legendary manager explained: "You have to have a catcher. If you don't the pitch will roll all the way back to the screen"?

    Casey Stengel

    Q: What explosive base-stealer took a $2.75 million pay cut to play for the Kansas City Royals, in 1995?

    Vince Coleman ($3,312,500 in 1994, $250,000 in 1995, it was actually over 3 million)

    Q: What major league baseball team was forced to endure a 20-day road trip in 1996?

    Braves, 19 games during the Olympics

    Q: What Beantowner is second only to Pete Rose in total major league baseball games played?

    Carl Yastrzemski

    Q: What's the most home runs hit by one player in a single major league game?

    4, done several times

    Q: What establishments were 90 percent of the viewers watching the first televised World Series from?

    Appliance/department stores

    Q: What did Babe Ruth, Rogers, Hornsby, Ted Williams and Willie Mays all do in their first major league at-bats?

    Strike out

    Q: What former Giants star is the godfather of Barry Bonds?

    Willie Mays

    Q: What governor was on hand at home plate to greet Hank Aaron when he broke Babes Ruth's home run record?

    Jimmy Carter

  • 1 decade ago

    Q: What hide was first used to cover baseballs in 1975? COWHIDE

    Q: What baseball announcer said Pope Paul VI's death "puts a damper on even a Yankees win"? PHIL RIZZUTO

    Q: What country's first U.S. major league baseball player was Chan-Ho Park? SOUTH KOREA

    Q: Which two cities have the oldest stadiums in major league baseball? BOSTON and CHICAGO

    Q: What baseball team's games are announced on TV by Skip Carey? ATLANTA BRAVES (Died last August)

    Q: What shortstop holds the major league records for games played, assists and double plays? GAMES and DOUBLE PLAYS-OMAR VIZQUEL, ASSISTS-OZZIE SMITH

    Q: What pitcher's 1.12 ERA in 1968 is the lowest in the majors in post-World War II play? BOB GIBSON

    Q: Who was the last American League baseballer to win the Triple Crown, in 1967? CARL YASTRZEMSKI

    Q: What Pittsburgh Pirate had exactly 3,000 career hits before dying in a plane crash? ROBERTO CLEMENTE

    Q: What's the LCS to a baseball pennant winner? LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

    Q: What was pitcher Dock Ellis the first major leaguer to wear in his on the field? CURLERS

    Q: How many seasons did Lou Gehrig play every inning of every game? EVERY INNING-1, EVERY GAME-13

    Q: What major league baseball team has fans dubbed "Cheese Heads"? MILWAUKEE BREWERS

    Q: What ballpark was Pete Rose playing in when he broke Ty Cobb's career hits record? RIVERFRONT STADIUM

    Q: What major league baseball team did the Walt Disney Company assumee operational control of in 1996? CALIFORNIA ANGELS

    Q: How many seasons saw Hank Aaron blast 50 or more homers? NONE

    Q: Who holds the record for most innings pitched in a major league season? WILL WHITE IN 1879 WITH 680 (SINCE 1900 IT IS ED WALSH WITH 464 IN 1908)

    Q: What legendary manager explained: "You have to have a catcher. If you don't the pitch will roll all the way back to the screen"? CASEY STENGAL

    Q: What explosive base-stealer took a $2.75 million pay cut to play for the Kansas City Royals, in 1995? VINCE COLEMAN

    Q: What major league baseball team was forced to endure a 20-day road trip in 1996? ATLANTA BRAVES

    Q: What Beantowner is second only to Pete Rose in total major league baseball games played? CARL YASTRZEMSKI

    Q: What's the most home runs hit by one player in a single major league game? 4 BY MANY PLAYERS

    Q: What establishments were 90 percent of the viewers watching the first televised World Series from? RETAIL STORES

    Q: What did Babe Ruth, Rogers, Hornsby, Ted Williams and Willie Mays all do in their first major league at-bats? STRUCK OUT

    Q: What former Giants star is the godfather of Barry Bonds? WILLIE MAYS

    Q: What governor was on hand at home plate to greet Hank Aaron when he broke Babes Ruth's home run record? JIMMY CARTER

  • Anonymous
    4 years ago

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  • 1 decade ago

    OH MY GOD..you just pulled that off the internet and the answers are there also.

    Look it up please.

    Skip Carey..died...the question is out of date...wow.

    1.12 ERA..Bob Gibson..

    All the answers are very obvious to any baseball fan...just look it up please.

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