Baseball Trivia

Discussion in 'Sports & Recreation' started by Ken Anderson, Mar 13, 2018.

  1. Ken Anderson

    Ken Anderson Veteran Member

    Jan 21, 2015
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    • In 1999, Fernando Tatis of the Saint Louis Cardinals became the only player to hit two grand slam home runs in the same inning.
    • Cal Hubbard is the only person who is in both the baseball and football Halls of Fame
    • Pitcher Phil Niekro holds the record for having the most wins (318) without ever appearing in a World Series. He played twenty-four seasons, mostly with the Braves.
    • Eddie Matthews is the only ballplayer to play for the same franchise in three different cities, playing for the Braves in Boston, Milwaukee, and Atlanta.
    • When Cy Young started pitching, the pitcher stood five feet closer to the plate than today. He also had to throw underhand. Cy Young didn't wear a glove during his first few seasons.
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