How Well Do You Know Your World Series Trivia?
The Cleveland Indians and the Chicago Cubs are battling it out for a World Series title. So with the World Series on the minds of many I thought I’d present a few World Series Trivia questions to ponder complements of Allstar Radio. (The answers are on the bottom of the page)
1- Now that the Cubs have finally made it back to the World Series, what team now has the longest World Series drought?
2- In what year was the World Series home field advantage first awarded to the league that won the All-Star game?
3- The N.Y. Yankees lead with 40 World Series appearances. What team is second with 20 trips to the World Series?
4- What two teams played in the World Series last season?
5- What team has the most World Series losses
6- What two teams have never been to the World Series?
7- What two cities were the first to appear in a modern era of baseball World Series (1903)?
8- The World Series is a best of seven game contest. What was the last team to be eliminated in four straight games: Detroit Tigers, St Louis Cardinals or Colorado Rockies?
9- What two teams competed in the last World Series Game 7?
10- What two managers both have seven Word Series victories?
- PITTSBURGH (since their victory in 1979)
- San Francisco
- KANSAS CITY ROYALS DEFEATED THE N.Y. METS (4 games to 1)
- NY YANKEES (13, they also have the most wins with 27)
- SEATTLE MARINERS AND THE WASHINGTON NATIONALS (formerly the Expos)
- BOSTON AND PITTSBURGH (Boston Americans defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates)
- DETROIT TIGERS (in 2012 to the San Francisco Giants)
- SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS AND KANSAS CITY ROYALS in 2014
- CASEY STENGEL AND JOE MCCARTHY (Both with the N.Y. Yankees)