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The World Series Trophy
   is awarded in   
Baseball
Current Holder: The Philadelphia Phillies ---- Most Times Won by a Single Team: 26 by the New York Yankees
Helmets
   are used in   
Baseball
Jackie Robinson
   was the first African-American   
To Play Baseball in the Major Leagues
1947
Leroy Robert “Satchel” Paige
   was the first African-American   
To Be Elected Into the Baseball Hall of Fame
1971
Kirby Puckett
   was a   
Baseball Player
Joe Niekro
   was a   
Baseball Player
National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
   is situated in   
Cooperstown, U.S.A.
Baseball memorabilia
Satchel Paige, Willie Mays, Jackie Robinson
   are all   
African American Baseball Pioneers
Leo Durocher, Casey Stengel, Tommy Lasorda
   are all   
Baseball Managers/Coaches
RTT With a BBB
   means   
Rat-a-Tat-Tat With a Baseball Bat (hit With Blunt Instrument).
Ted Williams
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
An American left fielder in Major League Baseball. He played 19 seasons, twice interrupted by military service as a Marine Corps pilot, with the Boston Red Sox.
Hank Aaron
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
American baseball player whose Major League Baseball (MLB) career spanned 1954 through to 1976.
Babe Ruth
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
Was a Major League baseball player from 1914-1935. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest baseball players in history
Jackie Robinson
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
Became the first African-American baseball player of the modern era in 1947
Lou Gehrig
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
"The Iron Horse" for the Yankees as first baseman from 1925-1939 when he played in 2130 consecutive games despite multiple broken bones in his hands! Streak ended in 1939 when Gehrig was diagnosed with neuromuscular disease and was forced to retire. Gehrig's lifetime batting average was .340, on base pct. was .447 and lifetime slugging percentage was .632.
Reggie Jackson
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
"Mr. October" dubbed so by fans who saw Jackson come alive during post season play. Jackson was both brash and brilliant and remembered best for hitting three home runs during a world series game in 1977, matching "the Babe's" record!
Willie Mays
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
Player who played the majority of his career with the New York and San Francisco Giants before finishing with the New York Mets. Nicknamed The Say Hey Kid, Mays was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1979, his first year of eligibility. Many consider him to be the greatest all-around player of all time
Cy Young
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
He was a pitcher for five different major league teams from 1890 to 1911, he pitched the first perfect game of baseball's modern era
Joe DiMaggio
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
DiMaggio was a 3-time MVP winner and 13-time All-Star. At the time of his retirement, he had the 5th-most career home runs (361) and sixth-highest slugging percentage (.579) in history. He is perhaps best known for his 56-game hitting streak (May 15–July 16, 1941),
Bats
   are used in   
Baseball
9
   is the number of   
Innings in a Baseball Game
4
   is the number of   
Balls in Baseball for a Walk
Porky's Baseball Broadcast (1940)
   featured   
Porky Pig
Berenice Gera
   was/were the first   
Female Professional Baseball Umpire in the US
1972
Hank Aaron
   has excelled in   
Baseball
3 Time Gold Glove Award Winner, 1957 MVP and 1970 Lou Gehrig Memorial Award Receipient
Barry Bonds
   has excelled in   
Baseball
Seven Time MLB MVP, Eight Time Gold Glove, 3 Time Hank Aaron Award
Joe DiMaggio
   has excelled in   
Baseball
9 Time World Series Champion, 3 Time AL MVP
Jackie Robinson
   has excelled in   
Baseball
Played on six World Series teams and was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1962. Was the first African American Major League Baseball player of the modern era.
Babe Ruth
   has excelled in   
Baseball
He was the first player to hit 60 home runs in one season (1927), a record which stood for 34 years until broken by Roger Maris in 1961.
Bunt
   is used in   
Baseball
A legal hit where the batter doesn't swing.
Fly Ball
   is used in   
Baseball
A ball hit in the air.
Ground Ball
   is used in   
Baseball
A ball hit along the ground.
Home Run
   is used in   
Baseball
A play in which the batter goes around all bases and back home without stopping.
Innings
   is used in   
Baseball
Strike
   is used in   
Baseball
Ferguson Jenkins
   is known as a   
Baseball Player
Hall of Fame pitcher, b. 1943
Satchel Paige
   was a/an   
Baseball Player
Negro Leagues standout and arguably one of the best pitchers in baseball history
Babe Ruth
   was a/an   
Baseball Player
Home run king and folk hero, born George Herman Ruth in 1895
Casey Stengel
   was a/an   
Baseball Manager
New York Yankee manager, 1949-1960 winning 10 pennants and 7 world championships; 1890-1975
Jackie Robinson
   was a/an   
Baseball Player
First player to integrate the big leagues (1947); 1919-1972
Sparky Anderson
   was a   
Baseball Manager
World Series winner with the Cincinnati Reds and the Detroit Tigers
Harmon Killebrew
   was a   
Baseball Player
Known for his tape-measure home runs, 74 d. 2011
Duke Snider
   was a   
Baseball Player
8-time All-Star for the Brooklyn Dodgers, age 84 d. 2011
Tug McGraw
   was a   
Baseball Player
1944-2004; pitcher, notably with the Mets and Phillies, and father of country star Tim McGraw.
Comic Book Guy
   is   
The Proprietor of the Android's Dungeon & Baseball Card Shop
Mickey Cochrane
   was a   
Baseball Player
Hall of Fame catcher (1903-1962)
Charlie Gehringer
   was a   
Baseball Player
Hall of Fame second baseman (1903-1993)
Lou Gehrig
   was a   
Baseball Player
"The Iron Horse"; gave his name to the disorder that took his life, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (1903-1941)
Ernie Banks
   was a   
Baseball Player
Chicago Cubs shortstop, Hall of Fame member
Yogi Berra
   was a   
Baseball Player
American baseball catcher, manager and coach; 18 time All Star and winner of 10 World Series championships; renowned for his "Yogi-isms" paradoxical contradictions like: "It's déjà vu all over again."






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