Daring, Irresistible Yankee Quiz 6
Dr. Harvey Frommer
With spring training
underway, with thoughts of the national pastime in the air, with so
many of you
asking for the next QUIZ - - here it is.
Fifty per cent correct score gets you into the Yankee expert zone.
What is the significance of William S.
Devery and Frank J. Farrell
in the history of the franchise?
many times did George Steinbrenner hire
and fire Billy Martin?
B. 5 C. 6
Who was the 20th manager in Steinbrenner’s
Billy Martin B. Stump Merrill
C. C. Buck Showalter D. Joe Torre?
Who pitched the first no-hitter against the Yankees?
George Foster B.
Cy Young C.
Bob Feller D
former Yankees player went
on to serve as president of the American League?
76. Mickey Mantle was a rookie in 1951 but a
different Yankee won Rookie of the Year. Who was he?
Gene Woodling B Andy Carey C.
Gil McDougald D. Hank
Yankee in his first four years played on
four world championship teams?
Joe DiMaggio B. Derek Jeter C. Yogi Berra
D. Lou Gehrig
Yankees came to the major leagues without
having played one game in the minors. Who were they?
What Yankee was in the D-Day landing at
Omaha Beach June 6, 1944?
Ralph Houk B. Yogi Berra C. Jerry Coleman D. Hank Bauer
Bob Sheppard had the nick-name “Voice of God.” Who gave him the
They were owners of the Highlanders|Yankees
–The magic number -
- B. 5
73. C. Buck Showalter
74. B. Cy
75. Dr. Bobby
76. C. Gil McDougald
77. A. Joe DiMaggio
78. Catfish Hunter, Dave Winfield
D. Reggie Jackson
Harvey Frommer, a
professor at Dartmouth College in the MALS program, is
in his 40th year of writing
books. A noted oral historian
and sports journalist, he is the author of 42 sports books including
classics: best-selling “New York City Baseball, 1947-1957″ and
Shoeless Joe and Ragtime Baseball,as well as his acclaimed Remembering
Stadium and best-selling Remembering Fenway Park. His highly praised
Was Just a Game: Remembering the First Super Bowl was published last
Frommer Baseball Classic -
Remembering Yankee Stadium (Second Edition) is his newest sports
Autographed copies at the ready of this and his other