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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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1
National League Retired Numbers

All multiple choice to see if you can find who the retired number belongs to. I hope that you enjoy it. :-)
Average (10 qns)
Nightmare
1110 plays
2
American League Player Nicknames

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
1080 plays
3
Don't Even Think About It

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
1173 plays
4
Watch My Back

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
1227 plays
5
National League Player Nicknames

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
663 plays
6
Because Chris Berman Says So

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
576 plays
7
Here's Half the Answer!

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
1056 plays
8
Animals in Major League Baseball

All multiple choice about those in the game who had animal nicknames. I hope that you have fun with it. :)
Average (10 qns)
Nightmare
675 plays
9
Food for Baseball?

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 (10 qns)
jonnowales
612 plays
10
The Animal World of Baseball

All multiple choice about some players with animal or other creature names of the earth. I hope that you have fun with it! :-)
Average (10 qns)
Nightmare
1176 plays
11
Baseball at the Zoo

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
453 plays
12
You Can Count on That!

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
606 plays
13
Gosh, It's Only a Nick!

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
651 plays
14
Body Parts and Baseball?

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

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
1017 plays
16
Baseball by the Uniform Number [2]

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 (10 qns)
Berrigan
603 plays
17
Nicknames for Dummies

All multiple choice about some famous players and their nicknames, made for a dummy like me. I hope that you enjoy it! :-)
Average (10 qns)
Nightmare
1164 plays
18
Colored Baseball Players

A look at a mix of ballplayers with colors in their name. Strike the match!
Average (10 qns)
dg_dave
Jan 09 17
222 plays
19
Call Me Anything You Want!

All multiple choice to see if you really know the names of these baseball greats. Good luck. :-)
Tough (10 qns)
Nightmare
780 plays
20
Baseball Has Gone to the Dogs

A look back at some Major League players who have obtained dog names for a nickname whether they liked it or not. Have fun!
Easy (10 qns)
dg_dave
Dec 28 16
327 plays
21
The Diamond of Spelling Bees

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
1074 plays
22
Hello, My Name Is

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 (10 qns)
Nightmare
1773 plays
23
What's in a Number?

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

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

All multiple choice about the spelling of some Major League players. Have fun! :-)
Average (10 qns)
Nightmare
1203 plays
26
MLB Players Spelling Bee

You look at the four Major League greats, and select which name is spelled incorrectly. I hope that you have fun! :-)
Average (10 qns)
Nightmare
969 plays
27
MLB Players and Their Nicknames

Although many ballplayers have more than one nickname, all you need to do is match these following nicknames to their respective players.
Very Easy (10 qns)
nmerr
May 28 16
630 plays
28
Baseball by the Uniform Number [3]

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!
Easy (10 qns)
Berrigan
450 plays
29
Colored Names in Baseball

All multiple choice about colorful names in Major League Baseball. I hope that you have fun with it. :)
Average (10 qns)
Nightmare
516 plays
30
What's in a Nickname?

My second nickname quiz focuses on the great game of baseball and some interesting facts surrounding some popular players and teams. I hope you enjoy it.
Average (10 qns)
maddogmaxx
654 plays
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