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Chicago Trivia Quiz #14–Answers

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1. The Chicago team in the Federal League was nicknamed the __________.

(B) Whales

2. Which of these incidents helped the Cubs win the 1908 World Series?

(A) The Merkle Boner (allowed Cubs to win N.L. pennant and get to the Series)

3. Why did Sox pitcher Billy Pierce play first base during a 1953 game?

(B) He played first base temporarily, so a right-hander could pitch for awhile.

4. Who was known as The Mayor of Wrigley Field?

(D) Hank Sauer

5. Which three teams did the Sox defeat in the 2005 post-season?

(D) Red Sox–Angels–Astros