All-Star Baseball Quiz

The best players compete in the annual Major League Baseball All-Star game. What do you know about this tradition?

Quiz

The best players compete in the annual Major League Baseball All-Star game. What do you know about this tradition?

1. Who hit the first All-Star Game grand slam?

  • Fred Lynn
  • Gary Carter
  • Willie McCovey

2. Which player has not won the All-Star Game MVP award twice in his career?

  • Ken Griffey, Jr.
  • Steve Garvey
  • Willie Mays

3. What was the original name of the award given to the All-Star Game MVP?

  • The Brophy Trophy
  • The Ward Award
  • The Rupp Cup

4. Who was the MVP of the 1998 All-Star Game in Colorado?

5. Who is the oldest player to compete in an All-Star Game?

  • Cal Ripken, Jr.
  • Satchel Paige
  • Ty Cobb

6. Who holds or is tied for the career lead in all-star at-bats, runs, hits, triples and steals?

  • Babe Ruth
  • Willie Mays
  • Joe DiMaggio

7. Who is the last player to belt two home runs in an All-Star Game?

  • Mark McGwire
  • Gary Carter
  • Dave Kingman

8. Who holds the record for most All-Star Game home runs in a career?

  • Gorman Thomas
  • Stan Musial
  • Mark McGwire

9. What batter's head did Randy Johnson jokingly throw over in the 1993 All-Star Game?

  • John Kruk
  • Pete Rose
  • Cesar Cedeno

10. What catcher did Pete Rose crash into in the 1970 All-Star Game?

  • Carlton Fisk
  • Ray Fosse
  • Gene Tenace

Your Results:

1. Who hit the first All-Star Game grand slam?
Fred Lynn

2. Which player has not won the All-Star Game MVP award twice in his career?
Ken Griffey, Jr.

3. What was the original name of the award given to the All-Star Game MVP?
The Ward Award

4. Who was the MVP of the 1998 All-Star Game in Colorado?
Roberto Alomar

5. Who is the oldest player to compete in an All-Star Game?
Satchel Paige

6. Who holds or is tied for the career lead in all-star at-bats, runs, hits, triples and steals?
Willie Mays

7. Who is the last player to belt two home runs in an All-Star Game?
Gary Carter

8. Who holds the record for most All-Star Game home runs in a career?
Stan Musial

9. What batter's head did Randy Johnson jokingly throw over in the 1993 All-Star Game?
John Kruk

10. What catcher did Pete Rose crash into in the 1970 All-Star Game?
Ray Fosse

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