True Or False Quiz On Baseball

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Welcome to our True or False Baseball Quiz! Are you ready to test your knowledge of America's favorite pastime with a twist? This quiz features statements about baseball, and it's up to you to determine whether each statement is true or false. From historical facts and player statistics to iconic moments and rule interpretations, this quiz covers a wide range of topics in the world of baseball. Whether you're a seasoned fan or just getting into the game, this quiz offers a fun and challenging way to put your baseball knowledge to the test. So, step up to the plate Read moreand see if you can separate fact from fiction in our True or False Baseball Quiz! Let's play ball!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Going into the 2009 season, Mark Texiera will be will be wearing an Angels uniform

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    false. Texiera was a Free Agent in 08. the New York Yankees signed him to an 8 yr. contract

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  • 2. 

    Joe Torre is manager of the Angels

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement states that Joe Torre is the manager of the Angels. However, the correct answer is false. This means that Joe Torre is not the manager of the Angels.

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  • 3. 

    Kirk Gibson attended Michigan state university

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Kirk Gibson attending Michigan State University is a fact that can be verified. It is a statement that can be proven to be true or false by checking official records or sources.

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  • 4. 

    Carl Yaztremski spent his entire career in a Yankees uniform

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Carl Yaztremski did not spend his entire career in a Yankees uniform. He actually played his entire career for the Boston Red Sox, from 1961 to 1983. Yaztremski is considered one of the greatest players in Red Sox history and is known for his loyalty to the team throughout his career.

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  • 5. 

    Honus Wagner has his picture on one of the most rare and expensive baseball cards

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Honus Wagner does indeed have his picture on one of the most rare and expensive baseball cards. This card, known as the T206 Honus Wagner card, is highly sought after by collectors due to its rarity and historical significance. Only a few dozen copies of this card are known to exist, making it extremely valuable and highly prized among baseball card enthusiasts.

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  • 6. 

    A solo home run is a home run with runners in scoring position

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    A solo home run is a home run where there are no other runners on base. Therefore, it is not a home run with runners in scoring position.

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  • 7. 

    Bill Mazeroski's Dinger was the last time someone has hit a home run to win the world series

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    in 1993, Joe Carter hit a three run home run in game 7 to beat the Phillies and give the Blue Jays their 2nd championship in a row

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  • 8. 

    The first baseball mitts did not have fingers

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true. The first baseball mitts did not have fingers. Early baseball players used gloves that were more like padded mittens, without separate compartments for each finger. These early mitts were designed to provide some protection to the hand but did not offer the same level of dexterity as modern gloves with individual finger slots. Over time, as the game evolved and players sought better equipment, baseball mitts were developed with separate finger compartments for improved grip and control.

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  • 9. 

    The numbers on baseball jerseys used to mean what number the player was in the batting order

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true. In the past, the numbers on baseball jerseys did indicate the player's position in the batting order. The number 1 was typically assigned to the leadoff hitter, number 2 to the second batter, and so on. This practice helped both the players and the fans easily identify and keep track of each player's position in the lineup. However, in modern baseball, jersey numbers are often chosen by players based on personal preference or to honor a specific player or milestone.

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  • 10. 

    Umpires change baseballs so much because someone was clouted in the head and died because he couldn't see the ball

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Umpires change baseballs frequently to ensure the safety of the players. The given explanation suggests that someone was hit in the head and died because they couldn't see the ball. To prevent such accidents, umpires replace baseballs regularly to maintain their visibility and prevent any potential harm. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 11. 

    Cy Young has 511 career wins

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement "Cy Young has 511 career wins" is true. Cy Young, a former professional baseball player, holds the record for the most career wins in Major League Baseball history with 511 wins. Young played from 1890 to 1911 and had a highly successful career, earning him a place in the Baseball Hall of Fame.

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  • 12. 

    Curt Schilling used to play for the Orioles

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Curt Schilling used to play for the Orioles.

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  • 13. 

    The San Francisco Giants had a World Series title some time in the span of years between 1999 and 2008

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because the San Francisco Giants did not win a World Series title between 1999 and 2008.

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  • 14. 

    Manny Ramirez sported the number 99 in his first half year with the Dodgers

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    In his first half year with the Dodgers, Manny Ramirez indeed sported the number 99.

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