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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 106 quizzes 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
Sep 10 08
1089 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
Nov 25 09
1059 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
May 31 07
1158 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
Feb 07 07
1218 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
Nov 24 09
648 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
Aug 31 09
555 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
Mar 10 08
1044 plays
8
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
Jul 26 10
597 plays
9
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
Dec 15 09
660 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
Mar 11 08
1161 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
Aug 12 10
441 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
Aug 10 10
591 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
Jul 26 06
642 plays
14
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
Mar 24 08
1152 plays
15
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
Dec 18 09
879 plays
16
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
Mar 17 08
1014 plays
17
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
Aug 14 09
591 plays
18
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
Oct 14 08
774 plays
19
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
Jun 18 07
1062 plays
20
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
Aug 17 05
1770 plays
21
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
Sep 08 09
399 plays
22
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
Sep 08 08
534 plays
23
Baseball's Spelling Bee

All multiple choice about the spelling of some Major League players. Have fun! :-)
Average (10 qns)
Nightmare
Apr 09 07
1191 plays
24
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
Oct 02 07
957 plays
25
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
Aug 17 09
441 plays
26
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
Dec 21 09
513 plays
27
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
Jul 14 08
648 plays
28
Pick a Number!

An all multiple choice quiz about two teammates and their jersey number. I hope that you enjoy it. :-)
Tough (10 qns)
Nightmare
Feb 13 07
549 plays
29
I've Got Your Number!

Jersey numbers are how the fans identify all their favorite players. Let's see if you can identify the number on the back of these baseball favorites. Have fun! :)
Tough (10 qns)
Nightmare
Aug 23 10
309 plays
30
Nicknames Under Glass

All multiple choice, but you might need these pictures to help you identify these great ballplayers in history. Click on the picture to enlarge it if need be. I hope you have fun with it. :)
Easy (10 qns)
Nightmare
Mar 13 11
1251 plays
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