Baseball Basic Quiz

14 Questions
Baseball Basic Quiz

Easy Baseball basics quiz! Play this quiz and test your knowledge on basics of baseball. Please share your result at the end of the quiz.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which position player is known as "1" on the baseball diamond?
    • A. 

      Catcher

    • B. 

      Pitcher

    • C. 

      First Baseman

  • 2. 
    How many players play defense on a baseball diamond?
    • A. 

      9

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      11

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Catcher

    • B. 

      Left Fielder

    • C. 

      Pitcher

  • 4. 
    An error is ___.
    • A. 

      Getting out on the basepaths.

    • B. 

      Making a mistake on defense

    • C. 

      Striking out

  • 5. 
    A perfect game is ______.
    • A. 

      A pitcher holding a team to no runs, hits, and BB without any errors from his team.

    • B. 

      A team scoring at least double the opponant.

    • C. 

      Having at least 3 hits and making no outs.

  • 6. 
    There are typically _ men in a starting (pitching) rotation.
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      7

  • 7. 
    A southpaw is a(n)_____
    • A. 

      Switch hitting batter.

    • B. 

      Right handed firstbasemen.

    • C. 

      Left handed pitcher.

  • 8. 
    Which of the following does not affect your batting average?
    • A. 

      Fielder's Choice

    • B. 

      Sacrafice Fly

    • C. 

      Walk-Off Home Run

  • 9. 
    Which is a full-count?
    • A. 

      3-2

    • B. 

      2-2

    • C. 

      4-5

  • 10. 
    How many innings are in a typical game. (No Extra Innings, or shortened)
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      10

  • 11. 
    Which scenerio can put you on base?
    • A. 

      Sacrafice Fly

    • B. 

      Dropped Thrid Strike

    • C. 

      Called Third Strike

  • 12. 
    How many teams are in the MLB?
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      25

    • C. 

      20

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      An error in the outfield

    • B. 

      Stealing Home

    • C. 

      A ball hopping over the wall

  • 14. 
    How many runs does a grand slam drive in?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      6