your baseball knowledge of the Philadelphia Phillies: 2009
Season. Get up to bat in this
Alan's FUN Baseball
Trivia quiz. "Check Your Answers"
at the end of the quiz.
The Phillies began their 2009 season in front of a sold-out crowd
of 44,532 at Citizens Bank Park on April 5, playing against the
Atlanta Braves. Phillies lost 4-1. Who was credited
with the loss.
- Ryan Madson
- Pedro Martínez
- Jamie Moyer
- Brett Myers
2) Who lead the 2009 Phillies’ hitters with a .292
- Chan Ho Park
- Jimmy Rollins
- Shane Victorino
- Jayson Werth
3) Ron Howard lead the 2009 Phillies’ hitters
with 45 home runs.
4) Who did NOT have 12
wins on the Phillies pitching staff?
- Joe Blanton
- Cole Hamels
- J. A. Happ
- Jamie Moyer
5) Cole Hamels lead the pitching staff with
the most strikeouts.
6) Who took over full-time play-by-play duties
from Harry Kalas after his passing in mid-April 2009?
- Scott Franzke
- Gary Matthews
- Tom McCarthy
- Chris Wheeler
7) Who was NOT on the 2009
Phillies coaching staff?
- Bruce Baker
- Davey Lopes
- Pete Mackanin
- Milt Thompson
8) What National League team a season total of 9 wins
and 9 losses?
- Houston Astros
- Los Angeles Dodgers
- Milwaukee Brewers
- Florida Marlins
9) Five Phillies, first baseman Ryan Howard,
second baseman Chase Utley, and outfielders Raul Ibanez, Shane
Victorino and Jayson Werth, were selected to the All-Star team.
10) After the clinching game, the Phillies
rested most of their regular starters, six of whom had started
over 150 games during the season; they lost four straight games
while the regulars regained their strength, but won the final game
of the season in extra innings as hit a walk-off single in the
bottom of the 10th inning. The Phillies finished with a
record of 93 wins and 69 losses, one game better than their record
in the previous season. Who hit the walk-off single?
- Chris Coste
- Paul Hoover
- Lou Marson
- Carlos Ruiz