Daring, Definitive New York Yankees Quiz 7
By Harvey Frommer
spring training underway, with thoughts of the national pastime in the
with so many of you asking for the next QUIZ—here it is. Fifty percent
gets you into the Yankee expert zone. Suggest your own questions and
had the idea to create the Yankee Stadium
Casey Stengel B.
Larry MacPhail C. Dan Topping D. Jake Ruppert
After Lou Gehrig, who became the next
Phil Rizzuto B. Lefty Gomez C. Mickey Mantle
Which of the longest standing Yankee managers has the highest winning
Joe Torre B. Joe McCarthy C.
Stengel D. Buck Showalter
Yankees have the distinction of being the
first to train outside of the USA. Where did the training take place?
A. Bermuda B.
Jamaica C. Cuba D. Dominican Republic
All played for Yankees and Mets, aside from one. Who is he?
Lee Mazzilli B.
Gene Woodling C.
Phil Linz D. Rusty Stab
Yankee recorded the most steals
Mickey Mantle B. Willie Randolph C. Lou Gehrig
D. Ricky Henderson
one – Babe Ruth’s uniform number? How did
the Babe get the number?
Who hit the first home run in the new
Who owned Yankees before the Steinbrenners?
D. Reggie Jackson
82. D. Thurman Munson
Joe McCarthy, .627
84. A. Bermuda, 1913
85. D. Rusty Staub
C. Lou Gehrig, 15
87. Three. He batted third in the batting order.
88. Babe Ruth
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 the classics: best-selling “New
City Baseball, 1947-1957″ and best-selling Shoeless Joe and Ragtime
well as his acclaimed Remembering Yankee Stadium and best-selling
Fenway Park. His highly praised When It Was Just a Game: Remembering
Super Bowl was published last fall.
Frommer Baseball Classic –
Remembering Yankee Stadium (Second Edition) is his newest sports
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