A Year of Baseball Trivia! Page-A-Day Calendar 2024: Immortal Records, Team History & Hall of Famers (Calendar)

A Year of Baseball Trivia! Page-A-Day Calendar 2024: Immortal Records, Team History & Hall of Famers By Workman Calendars, Kenneth Shouler Cover Image

A Year of Baseball Trivia! Page-A-Day Calendar 2024: Immortal Records, Team History & Hall of Famers (Calendar)

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For the Love of the Game.
Spend a year at the ballpark with the facts, stats, personalities, and most memorable moments from America’s pastime. Name Game—Who are the two most recent players named George to win the NL MVP award? (George Foster in 1977 and George Brett in 1980.) Baseball by the Numbers—True or False: Babe Ruth’s home run total in 1921 more than doubled anyone else’s single-season output to that point. (True.) Dubious Distinctions—Name the last Cy Young Award winner to lose two games in one World Series. (Justin Verlander in 2019.) And quotes: “Just speed, raw speed, blinding speed, too much speed.”—Ty Cobb on Walter Johnson’s fastball.
Printed on responsibly sourced paper and 100% recyclable.

Kenneth Shouler is a professor of philosophy at the County College of Morris in Randolph, New Jersey, who earned his doctoral degree at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. He has published books in various categories, including sports, philosophy, politics, business, and religion. He writes for Cigar Aficionado and the Daily News and wrote biographical features for ESPN.com. He has been writing the Baseball Trivia Calendar for Workman Publishing since 2007.
 
Product Details ISBN: 9781523519705
ISBN-10: 1523519703
Publisher: Workman Publishing Company
Publication Date: August 8th, 2023
Pages: 640
Language: English