Asked in New York Yankees, Baseball, Baseball History
What was Joe DiMaggio's batting average during his 56 game hitting streak?
Joe DiMaggio batted .408 during his 56 game hitting streak, that lasted from May 15 to July 17, 1941. ...
Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights
What has the author Stephen P Pecci written?
Stephen P Pecci has written: 'Human movement during three phases of baseball batting' -- subject(s): Batting (Baseball), Human mechanics, Physiological aspects, Physiological aspects of Batting (Baseball) ...
Do the la liga champions play the serie a champions?
Not automatically, but they can meet during the course of the UEFA Champions League competition, if they get drawn against each other. ...
How did the brewers get the nickname Harvey's wallbangers?
The manager of the Milwaukee Brewers hard-hitting teams during their great seasons in 1982-1983 was former baseball player and Wisconsin native Harvey Kuenn. Harvey's teams known for their hitting prowess were given the nickname "Harvey's Wallbangers." ...
Who were the last three New York Yankees to win a batting title?
The last Yankees hitter to win an American League batting title was Bernie Williams, who had a .339 average in 1998. Paul O'Neill won a title by hitting .359 during the 1994 season. And Don Mattingly led the A.L. in batting with a .343 average in 1984. ...
Asked in Super Bowl
In 1980 Which teams won the Super Bowl the world series and the NBA championship during that year?
The 1980 NFL champions were the Oakland Raiders. The 1980 World Series champions were the Philadelphia Phillies. The 1980 NBA champions were the Los Angeles Lakers. ...
Asked in Sports, Countries, States, and Cities
What city is the city of champions?
Pittsburgh, PA was dubbed the "City of Champions" in the 1970's after 4 World Champions by both the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Pirates. The city conveniently chose to ignore the lackluster performance of the Pittsburgh Penguins during that time in dubbing the nickname. Oh, and GO STEELERS! Although Detroit was known as the City of Champions long before this when professional teams from the city won baseball, football and hockey championships and joe Louis from Detroit won heavy weight boxing title in 1935 ...
Asked in Sports
What sport does the term top of the fifth come from?
The term 'Top of the fifth' comes from the sport of baseball and is when the visiting team is batting during the fifth inning. The 'top' of an inning is when the visiting team is batting. The 'bottom' of an inning is when the home team is batting. ...
Asked in Baseball, Baseball History
If a player is on a 13-game hitting streak and walks during the 14th game does his streak continue?
a walk is not a hit so therefore his 'hitting' streak does not continue
Asked in New York Yankees, Baseball History
Who were the two New York Yankees shortstops during Joe DiMaggio's 56 game hitting streak?
During Joe DiMaggio's 56 game hitting streak in 1941, the two shortstops on the Yankees were Phil Rizzuto and Frank Crosetti. ...
Asked in World Series
Was there a baseball team that won the world series that had the highest team batting average during the regular season?
The St. Louis Cardinals they have had the highest batting average for many years and they also had it when they won the world series.... ...
Asked in Field Hockey
What happens if you hit a hockey ball during a match?
Hitting the ball is often a decent part of playing the game. However, hitting it at certain times or in certain ways will result in penalties. ...
Asked in Baseball History
Which Major League Baseball player holds the record for career batting average in Major League Baseball history?
That is Ty Cobb who hit .366 (.3664) during a 24 year career from 1905-1928. ...
A batter had 450 times at bat with 126 hits what is his batting average and during last game he had four at bats and three hits how much did this change the average?
The batter's average would be 280, and after hitting 3 of 4 would increase his average to 284. ...