1991 In Major League Baseball
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1991 In Major League Baseball. Get up to bat in this
Alan's FUN Baseball
Trivia quiz. "Check Your Answers"
at the end of the quiz.
On January 8, three players are elected to the Hall of Fame by the
Baseball Writers Association of America. Who was
to the Hall of Fame?
- Rod Carew
- Ferguson Jenkins
- Robin Moore
- Gaylord Perry
2) New York Yankees second baseman Tony
Lazzeri and major league owner Bill Veeck, on February 26, are
elected to the Hall of Fame by the Veterans Committee.
3) On April 18, the new Comiskey Park opens
across the street from where the original stood in Chicago. A
sold-out stadium sees the Detroit Tigers defeat the Chicago White
Sox. What was the final score?
- 1 - 0
- 5 - 4
- 10 - 9
- 16 - 0
4) On July 7, outside a restaurant in
Arlington, Texas, an American League umpire is shot and paralyzed
from the waist down after aiding a woman who was being mugged. The
assailant is later sentenced to 75 years in prison.
Who was the umpire shot and paralyzed?
- Pete Combs
- Tyler Monroe
- Steve Palermo
- Randy Wynn
5) The 1991 Most Valuable Player award goes to
Cal Ripken, Jr. in the American League. Who wins the
award in the National League?
- Bobby Gaston
- Tom Kelly
- Bobby Lefebvre
- Terry Pendleton
6) The American League’s Cy Young Award was
won by Roger Clemens and the National League’s Cy Young Award was
won by Tom Glavine.
7) The American League’s Rookie of the Year
went to Chuck Knoblauch. Who won the National
League’s Rookie of the Year?
- Johnny Austin
- Jeff Bagwell
- Wayne Dodge
- Morris Johnshon
8) The Manager of the Year Award John Wathan (AL) and Buck
9) Terry Pendleton led the National League in
hitting was a .319 batting average. Julio Franco led the American
League in hitting. What was Franco’s batting
10) Both American and National Leagues had
pitchers with the same number of wins. They were Scott Erickson
and Bill Gullickson of the AL and Tom Glavine and John Smiley.
What was the wins for each pitcher?
- 18 wins
- 20 wins
- 22 wins
- 24 wins