The Ultimate New York Yankees Trivia Book

A Collection of Amazing Trivia Quizzes and Fun Facts for Die-Hard Yankees Fans!

Author: Ray Walker

Publisher: Hrp House

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 162

View: 516

Calling all Yankees fans! The Ultimate New York Yankees Trivia Book is a staple for anyone who loves baseball, sports trivia, and the Bronx Bombers. You will be tested on your knowledge of mind-blowing facts from the early days when Babe Ruth, Joe DiMaggio, and Lou Gehrig owned New York, as well as the current era of Bronx baseball led by the likes of Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton. Within these pages, you will find answers to over 350 trivia questions as well as hundreds of interesting facts, including: How many times was Billy Martin hired and fired as Yankees manager? (More times than you'd think.) In Derek Jeter's junior high yearbook, students were asked to write what they planned to be doing in 10 years. Jeter answered, "Playing shortstop for the New York Yankees." In a high school football game, former Yankee Johnny Damon suffered his first sports concussion at the hands of which NFL star? Back in 1998, former Yankee Alex Rodriguez was asked by a reporter who his dream date would be with. His answer? Jennifer Lopez. And 22 years later, J-Lo and A-Rod are currently engaged to be married. Who threw the Yankees' very first no-hitter in 1917? Whether you're a lifelong Yanks fan or are simply looking to hit one out of the park on MLB Trivia Night at your local bar, The Ultimate New York Yankees Trivia Book is a grand slam.

The Ultimate Yankee Book

From the Beginning to Today: Trivia, Facts and Stats, Oral History, Marker Moments and Legendary Personalities—A History and Reference Book About Baseball’s Greatest Franchise

Author: Harvey Frommer

Publisher: Page Street Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

View: 176

The perfect gift for the diehard fan, an enviable treasure for yourself, The Ultimate Yankee Book is the most current and comprehensive source of trivia, people and stories from the team’s creation in 1901 to today. Harvey Frommer, the celebrated baseball historian and author of eight books about the Yankees, including The New York Yankee Encyclopedia and Remembering Yankee Stadium, has outdone himself this time around. The Ultimate Yankee Book combines oral history with stories of legendary figures and epic Yankee feats. Featuring an exhaustive timeline, a challenging 150-question Yankee quiz, entertaining sections on Yankees by the numbers and nicknames and profiles of dozens of Yankee legends and luminaries, this is a book to treasure and turn to again and again. Yankee fans have bragging rights to call their team the greatest of all time. Not only have the Yankees won the most World Series championships and placed the most players in the Hall of Fame, but the franchise is also the most widely featured team in news, social media and books. This groundbreaking work gives fans what they love: the best stories and a mother lode of data right through 2016. More than 125 archival photos and images are a special feature of The Ultimate Yankee Book.

New York Yankees Trivia

Baseball Books for Kids and Adults: The Ultimate New York Yankees Quiz Book

Author: Ebony Cooper

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 78

View: 286

The perfect gift for the diehard fan, an enviable treasure for yourself, "The Great Yankees Trivia Quiz" is the most current and comprehensive source of trivia, people and stories from the team's creation in 1901 to today. "The Great Yankees Trivia Quiz" combines oral history with stories of legendary figures and epic Yankee feats. Featuring an exhaustive timeline, a challenging question Yankee quiz, entertaining sections on Yankees by the numbers and nicknames and profiles of dozens of Yankee legends and luminaries, this is a book to treasure and turn to again and again. Yankee fans have bragging rights to call their team the greatest of all time. Not only have the Yankees won the most World Series championships and placed the most players in the Hall of Fame, but the franchise is also the most widely featured team in news, social media and books. Let's explore this book.

The Ultimate New York City Trivia Book

Author: Hy Brett

Publisher: Thomas Nelson Inc

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 224

View: 391

It is said that New York is a city of eight million stories, but The Ultimate New York City Trivia Book was able to include only 1,300 challenging questions and answers about the Big Apple. Here is everything New York fans need to know.

The Ultimate New York Yankees Baseball Challenge

Author: David Nemec

Publisher: Taylor Trade Publications

ISBN:

Category: Games

Page: 160

View: 482

Here is a seven-game World Series of entertainment, innings one through nine, starting off with rookies and ending with famous Fall Classic events, heroes, and villains. Readers can keep their own score and can earn hits, RBIs, and homers depending on the degree of difficulty of the question. There are over 660 at bats, and many of the most challenging questions contain clues and hints!

The Ultimate New York Mets Trivia Book

A Collection of Amazing Trivia Quizzes and Fun Facts for Die-Hard Mets Fans!

Author: Ray Walker

Publisher: Hrp House

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 166

View: 585

The Ultimate New York Mets Trivia Book is a staple for anyone who loves baseball, sports trivia, and the Mets. You will be tested on your knowledge of mind-blowing facts from the early days of the franchise as well as the current era of Mets baseball led by the likes of Pete Alonso, Robinson Cano, and Michael Conforto. Within these pages, you will find answers to over 350 trivia questions as well as hundreds of interesting facts, including: What is the name of the Mets' mascot? Country singer, Tim McGraw is the son of former Mets pitcher, Tug McGraw. Who was the first manager of the Mets? Darryl Strawberry is one of only three MLB players to have played for all four former and current New York teams- the Mets, Yankees, Dodgers, and Giants. On September 21, 2001, 10 days after the deadly 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York City, Mike Piazza hit a home run in the first professional sporting event in New York since the attacks. Whether you're a lifelong Mets fan or are simply looking to hit one out of the park on MLB Trivia Night at your local bar, The Ultimate New York Mets Trivia Book is a grand slam.

New York Yankees IQ

The Ultimate Yankee Book

Author: Dylan Santorella

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 134

View: 683

✔️ The perfect gift for the diehard fan, an enviable treasure for yourself, The New York Yankees Trivia Book is the most current and comprehensive source of trivia, people and stories from the New York Yankees. ✔️Within these pages, you will find answers to over 350 trivia questions as well as hundreds of interesting facts, including: - How many times was Billy Martin hired and fired as Yankees manager? (More times than you'd think.) - In Derek Jeter's junior high yearbook, students were asked to write what they planned to be doing in 10 years. Jeter answered, "Playing shortstop for the New York Yankees." - In a high school football game, former Yankee Johnny Damon suffered his first sports concussion at the hands of which NFL star? - Back in 1998, former Yankee Alex Rodriguez was asked by a reporter who his dream date would be with. His answer? Jennifer Lopez. And 22 years later, J-Lo and A-Rod are currently engaged to be married. - Who threw the Yankees' very first no-hitter in 1917? ✔️With hundreds of fun facts and trivia items found inside, New York Yankees IQ is a great read for anyone who is a fan of the team. Covered inside are fun facts and little known information about the franchise, significant moments in team history, and more.

The Ultimate Boston Red Sox Trivia Book

A Collection of Amazing Trivia Quizzes and Fun Facts for Die-Hard BoSox Fans!

Author: Ray Walker

Publisher: Hrp House

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 176

View: 776

Are you a die-hard Red Sox fan? Now you surely will be with The Ultimate Boston Red Sox Trivia Book. If you want to know all the ins and outs (every great baseball team has a few!) of one of the most famous baseball teams ever in the AL and MLB-this book is for you. The next time you walk into a bar, your friend's or father-in-law's place for Trivia Night, you'll be a smash hit knowing about Boston Red Sox legends like "The Splendid Splinter" Ted Williams and Yaz, pitchers like Pedro and the Rocket, classic catchers like Carlton, and sluggers like Foxx, Big Papi, and Tris. With this ultimate BoSox trivia book, you'll have a handle on the 86-year-long "Curse of the Bambino," caused by the hasty sale of Babe Ruth, and why Fenway Park is the most famous ballpark going. You and your buddies will hear how the Red Sox Nation is trying to gain the upper hand against the "Evil Empire," none other than Boston's archrivals the New York Yankees. What ultimate Boston Red Sox trivia will you score with this valuable book? Catch the answers to all these tricky trivia questions and tons more: - When was Fenway Park inaugurated? - What stunts did Red Sox fans try to stop "the Curse of the Bambino"? - When did Boston win its first World Series championship this century? - Who exactly is "Mr. Red Sox"? - Which BoSox hurler wore a bloody sock in the historic ALCS win over the Yanks in 2004? Dear Red Sox fan your Ultimate Boston Red Sox Trivia Book comes with 15 chapters chock-full of questions, answer pages, and fun factoids about your favorite team. Quiz Night coming? Be ready! Have a blast with your trivia book all about the unbelievable Boston Red Sox.

So You Call Yourself a New York Yankees Fan?

Author: David Furgess

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN:

Category: Self-Help

Page: 220

View: 133

So You Call Yourself A New York Yankees Fan? is the ultimate New York Yankees trivia quiz which offers 200 questions from all eras of the Yankee franchise.

100 Things Yankees Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die

Author: David Fischer

Publisher: Triumph Books

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 288

View: 708

Most Yankees fans have taken in a game or two at Yankee Stadium, have seen highlights of stars like Mickey Mantle and Joe DiMaggio, and can tell the story of Babe Ruth's called-shot home run in 1932. But only real fans know who designed the team's iconic "NY" logo, have spent time at the Babe Ruth Museum, or have visited the site of the Yankees' original home ballpark. 100 Things Yankees Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die is the ultimate resource for true fans of the Bronx Bombers. Whether your favorite player is Lou Gehrig, Derek Jeter, or even Aaron Judge, these are the 100 things all fans need to know and do in their lifetime. In this revised and updated edition, featuring Judge and the Yankees' exciting next generation, author David Fischer has collected every essential piece of Yankees knowledge and trivia, as well as must-do activities, and ranks them all from 1 to 100, providing an entertaining and easy-to-follow checklist as you progress on your way to fan superstardom.

The Ultimate Mickey Mantle Trivia Book

A Citadel Quiz Book

Author: Tom Burkard

Publisher: Citadel Press

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 128

View: 665

Gathers trivia questions about Mickey Mantle's life and career and the New York Yankees

The Ultimate Black History Trivia Book

Author: Curtis Claytor

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN:

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 636

View: 482

Most of us learn in school about the accomplishments of Martin Luther King Jr., Harriet Tubman, and George Washington Carver. But what is the name of the first self-made American woman millionaire? How about the name of the woman who refused to sit in the Jim Crow section of a train that was assigned to blacks in 1883? Or the name of the black man who invented the gas mask and three-signal stoplight? With a fascinating trivia book filled with two thousand multiple-choice educational and entertaining questions in four categories, Curtis Claytor invites others to test and increase their knowledge of black history and celebrate the achievements of not only well-known African Americans but also the lesser known. Black history enthusiasts will learn the answers to a variety of interesting questions like who scored 101 points in the first half of a high school basketball game, in what city the first black-owned television station was established, when the freaks come out according to the Whodini song, and Fred Sanford’s middle initial. The Ultimate Black History Trivia Book shares two thousand questions in four categories that will help educate anyone interested in learning more about the achievements of African Americans.

The Ultimate Canadian Sports Trivia Book

Author: Edward Zawadzki

Publisher: Dundurn

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 186

View: 789

Q. Who’s got the answer to the greatest brainteasers in Canadian sports? A. Ed Zawadzki Canada’s sports trivia guru. Back for a second edition of the smash hit The Ultimate Canadian Sports Trivia Book, Ed Zawadzki has come up with more fascinating facts and long-forgotten legends. - Who was the first Canadian professional wrestling champion? - What was the largest suspension in NHL history? - What Canadian was the first pitcher to throw both left-handed and right handed in a major league game? The answers are right here in The Ulitimate Canadian Sports Trivia Book, Volume II.

The Ultimate Golf Trivia Book

Author: Mike Towle

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 256

View: 275

The Ultimate Golf Trivia Book is interactive in that each of the eighteen chapters is assigned a par of three, four, or five. Readers can keep score and earn eagles, birdies, pars, bogeys, and double bogeys dependent on the number of correct answers he or she provides for that chapter. Par for this book's course is 72. Golf-savvy readers will love trying to break 80. Scattered throughout the book are interesting sidebars such as top-ten lists, strange-but-true stories, and more than thirty photographs.

Ultimate Book of Trivia

The Essential Collection of over 1,000 Curious Facts to Impress Your Friends and Expand Your Mind

Author: Scott McNeely

Publisher: Chronicle Books

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 352

View: 924

Did you know that cats can be left-handed? Trivia fans will be eager to dive into this book for an edifying and entertaining tour of all the things they didn't know that they didn't know. There is something here for everyone and every occasion, with topics including Space and Science, Being Human, Sports, Music, Food and Drink, and Famous Inventions. It's full of conversation starters, from Herbert Hoover's pet alligators to the longest recorded bout of hiccups (it lasted for 68 years). Brimming with surprising facts, this comprehensive collection of trivia is sure to puzzle and delight.

The Ultimate PGA Tour Book of Trivia

More Than 600 Questions and Answers That Separate the Amateurs from the Pros

Author: Mark Cubbedge

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 239

View: 770

"The Ultimate PGA TOUR Book of Trivia tests even the most committed golf fan's knowledge of the game. From little-known facts and figures to famous courses and players' quirks, this book provides insight into the archive of stories and stats of the PGA TOUR. Divided into six sections, it covers the basics of the game from equipment and general stats to rules and etiquette; the origins of golf, highlighting famous golfers throughout time, dates, and historical anecdotes; milestones in golf regarding players, courses, history, tournaments, and records; profiles of hundreds of professional golfers, both famous and lesser known, including nicknames, handicaps, triumphs, and gaffes; numbers on everything from wins and losses from the early 20th century to modern day stats; and specifics on dozens of courses, their various holes and course terrain, tournaments, and even clubhouses.

New York Yankees IQ

The Ultimate Test of True Fandom

Author: Tucker Elliot

Publisher: Black Mesa Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 110

View: 923

Think you know Yankees baseball? Think again. Find out how smart you really are about the New York Yankees. Are you a rookie? Are you a tested, hardcore veteran? Or will you be clearing waivers for your pending release halfway through the book? We'll let you know. Five chapters, ten categories, more than 250 questions: The Numbers Game, Rookies, Veterans, Legends, Hitters, Pitchers, Managers and Coaches, Fabulous Feats, Teams, and Miscellaneous. That's what you're up against, and we're keeping score. Test your skills. Wrack your brain. It's the ultimate New York Yankees IQ test.