Off-Night Classics: Post-Game Yankees Trivia

Let’s do it again…

(The answers are below.)

  1. Of the National League coaches, one played for the Yankees. Who was he?

  2. The reserve member from the Braves later became a Yankee. Who was he?

  3. Of all the Chicago Cubs announced, one was a former Yankee. Who was he?

  4. The Dodger’s catcher later became a Yankee. Name him.

  5. The American League coach from the Yankees was _____.

  6. (There are lots of catchers in this trivia tonight…) THis reserve catcher from the Rays played for the Yankees. Who was he?

  7. These were the Yankees non-starters…

  8. Of the Hall-of-Fame pitchers at the game, name the former Yankees.

  9. Of the Hall-of-Fame first basemen at the game, name the former Yankees.

  10. Both of the starting first basemen at the game played (briefly) for the Yankees. Who were they?

  11. One Hall-of-Fame second baseman hit a big home run against the Yankees. Who was he?

  12. One of the Hall-of-Fame third baseman had been a Yankee. Who was he?

  13. Who was the A.L. starting third baseman?

  14. Who was the A.L. starting shortstop?

  15. Of the Hall-of-Fame right fielders at the game, two were Yankees. (They were teammates in 1981.) Who are they?

  16. Both of the starting right fielders in the game later became Yankees. Who were they?

  17. This player, a Hall-of-Fame catcher, brought down the house in the pre-game ceremony…

Answers

  1. Lou Piniella

  2. Brian McCann

  3. Alfonso Soriano

  4. Russell Martin

  5. Joe Girardi

  6. Dioner Navarro

  7. Mariano Rivera (yeah, just one)

  8. Phil Niekro, Gaylord Perry, Goose Gossage, Whitey Ford

  9. (Trick question) - None had ever been Yankees

  10. Lance Berkman and Kevin Youkilis

  11. Bill Mazeroski

  12. Wade Boggs

  13. Alex Rodriguez

  14. Derek Jeter

  15. Dave Winfield and Reggie Jackson

  16. Matt Holliday and Ichiro Suzuki

  17. Yogi Berra