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Player Numbers & Nicknames

Why did some players not wear numbers in early baseball? Why did Babe Ruth wear the number 3, and Lou Gehrig wear the number 4? The answers along with who wore which number with which team are all here. How many of them do you remember? Have fun!   

There are 111 quizzes and 1,155 trivia questions in this category.
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Trivia Quizzes in category MLB Names & Numbers
1
National League Retired Numbers 10 questions

All multiple choice to see if you can find who the retired number belongs to. I hope that you enjoy it. :-)
Average
Nightmare
1113 plays
2
American League Player Nicknames 10 questions

Try and see if you can identify these American League Hall of Fame greats by their nickname, in all multiple choice. I hope that you enjoy it. :)
Average
Nightmare
1089 plays
3
Watch My Back 10 questions

An all multiple choice quiz to see if you remember some jersey numbers of many baseball greats. I hope there is some education in it for you! :-)
Average
Nightmare
1230 plays
4
National League Player Nicknames 10 questions

All multiple choice to see if you can identify these National League Hall of Fame greats by their nickname. I hope that you have fun with it. :)
Average
Nightmare
666 plays
5
Don't Even Think About It 10 questions

Don't even think about wearing my number on my former team! This is an all multiple choice quiz about some baseball greats whose jersey numbers are retired with certain teams. I hope that you have fun with it. :-)
Average
Nightmare
1185 plays
6
Because Chris Berman Says So 10 questions

All multiple choice about some baseball players that have been tagged with sports broadcaster Chris Berman's own 'nickname'. These nicknames are inserted somewhere in the players' names. Have fun! :)
Easy
Nightmare
582 plays
7
Here's Half the Answer! 10 questions

In all multiple choice, I give you the last name of a player. You do the rest. All but one name in this quiz are real ballplayers. I hope that you have fun! :-)
Average
Nightmare
1068 plays
8
Food for Baseball? 10 questions

Even someone from Wales can write a Major League Baseball quiz! This is all multiple choice about players with some strange nicknames pertaining to food. Have fun!
Average
jonnowales
615 plays
9
The Animal World of Baseball 10 questions

All multiple choice about some players with animal or other creature names of the earth. I hope that you have fun with it! :-)
Average
Nightmare
1179 plays
10
Animals in Major League Baseball 10 questions

All multiple choice about those in the game who had animal nicknames. I hope that you have fun with it. :)
Average
Nightmare
684 plays
11
Baseball at the Zoo 10 questions

I hope you have fun and enjoy this quiz about some player nicknames that you might find in a zoo. Thanks for playing it. :)
Average
Nightmare
453 plays
12
You Can Count on That! 10 questions

You just add the two jersey numbers together, and figure out who the total number belongs to in all multiple choice. Have fun with it! :)
Average
Nightmare
615 plays
13
Gosh, It's Only a Nick! 10 questions

An all multiple choice quiz about some nicknames of some baseball legends, who most are Hall of Famers. I hope that you learn something new! :-)
Average
Nightmare
654 plays
14
Body Parts and Baseball? 10 questions

All multiple choice for you to identify who the parts of the human anatomy by nicknames belong to. Good luck! :)
Average
Nightmare
894 plays
15
Are You a Good Speler? 10 questions

All in multiple choice, see if you can spell all these baseball major award winners names correctly. I hope that you have fun with it. :-)
Tough
Nightmare
1026 plays
16
Baseball by the Uniform Number [2] 10 questions

This quiz is a follow-up to Baseball by the Uniform Number [1]. It is 10 questions about some of the superstars from baseball history who wore particular uniform numbers.
Easy
Berrigan
612 plays
17
Nicknames for Dummies 10 questions

All multiple choice about some famous players and their nicknames, made for a dummy like me. I hope that you enjoy it! :-)
Average
Nightmare
1173 plays
18
Colored Baseball Players 10 questions

A look at a mix of ballplayers with colors in their name. Strike the match!
Average
dg_dave
Jan 09 17
267 plays
19
Baseball Has Gone to the Dogs 10 questions

A look back at some Major League players who have obtained dog names for a nickname whether they liked it or not. Have fun!
Average
dg_dave
Dec 28 16
402 plays
20
Call Me Anything You Want! 10 questions

All multiple choice to see if you really know the names of these baseball greats. Good luck. :-)
Tough
Nightmare
783 plays
21
The Diamond of Spelling Bees 10 questions

An all multiple choice spelling bee to see if you can spell the name of some baseball diamond greats. I hope that you have fun! :-)
Average
Nightmare
1080 plays
22
Hello, My Name Is 10 questions

All multiple choice quiz about some baseball greats by their first names only! Digging a little deeper into the thought-process. I hope that you enjoy it. :-)
Average
Nightmare
1776 plays
23
What's in a Number? 10 questions

See if you can identify these baseball greats who have had their jersey number retired by a team to honor them. Have fun! :)
Average
Nightmare
408 plays
24
American League Retired Numbers 10 questions

All multiple choice to see if you can identify some of these greats. I hope that you have fun with it. :-)
Easy
Nightmare
543 plays
25
Baseball's Spelling Bee 10 questions

All multiple choice about the spelling of some Major League players. Have fun! :-)
Average
Nightmare
1209 plays
26
MLB Players Spelling Bee 10 questions

You look at the four Major League greats, and select which name is spelled incorrectly. I hope that you have fun! :-)
Average
Nightmare
972 plays
27
My Number Is Unlisted! 10 questions

Try and match the person with the information given about jersey numbers that were retired in their honor. Have fun.
Easy
dg_dave
Nov 29 16
270 plays
28
MLB Players and Their Nicknames 10 questions

Although many ballplayers have more than one nickname, all you need to do is match these following nicknames to their respective players.
Very Easy
nmerr
642 plays
29
Baseball by the Uniform Number [3] 10 questions

This is the third installment of my "Baseball by the Uniform Number" series. It will involve players who wore #21-#30. I hope you enjoy!
Very Easy
Berrigan
453 plays
30
Colored Names in Baseball 10 questions

All multiple choice about colorful names in Major League Baseball. I hope that you have fun with it. :)
Average
Nightmare
522 plays
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