Batter's Box Episode 14: Part 2
Welcome back to the batter's box let's take a moment to learn a little bit about our finalists. Right now 21 ballgame Patrick with the lead. Tom you've come from behind before though because look at us you were down two nothing in the last championship game and you came back in one. He can do it again absolutely why not he did it there so we'll see if you can do it you beat Tony. How what was the strategy to -- Tony that time how much help here. I was just trying to fatigue hit cancers -- I don't really have a strategy. Just going for yeah get as many answers right as you can't all right how you wanna start the second inning down one. -- the single start with a single. Here's a question. Which of these movies was not filmed at US cellular field. Little big league. Major League to mr. 3000. Or my best friend's wedding. Well. Three of those were filmed at US cellular field. I don't wanna say is that it. See -- big men are you movie buff or not but yeah act China. And I. -- no -- I've seen three of the four I didn't see mr. 3000 Bernie Mac. And I. But that's what I'm gonna go at them to go mr. 3000 the one he didn't say yeah that is correct mr. 3000 is correct so singled for Tom right out of. The eighth consecutive we go back over to pat that -- beat -- seven to four. You only had two wrong answers in that game. And you have the most runs so far this entire -- of what's been the secret to your success has been sort of figure one question and time off. Now looking to for a just. Being confident answers to an even keel. Play it simple and get the answers right okay what are you wanna do -- for the outburst -- batted second and solace in the -- -- the single conservative in Spain but that game plan. He is a 21 late. Who has the most all star game hits as a member of the White Sox Nellie fox Paul Konerko many and they don't sell or Al Simmons. I -- 10 foxman the most also against Argo and a known facts. Nellie fox you are correct and there's a runner at first base so. Two singles right out of the gate to start this city we go back over to Tom the pressure back on you again -- another single try for another single. All right here's your question who is the only pitcher to allow a home run to both frank Thomas and bill Melton. Doyle Alexander. Bert Blyleven Nolan Ryan or break -- -- Wow. I gotta go Nolan Ryan C. Nolan Ryan no it was not Nolan Ryan it was frank ten and a peace correct answer so the runners safe at first base we go over -- I'll do not think -- strive for another single a gritty one over at first base. This -- -- your runners at first and second Frank Thomas homered most often against which team. Orioles. Red Sox Tigers twins note. -- -- -- -- Red Sox interest in Fenway Park. -- I'm gonna do the twins. -- changed your mind you are correct. 21 lead Tom. I can get that runner over from first. Middle of the double Luke track for a double that would give you second and third with another that still in the inning. Here's a question who was traded to the athletics in order to obtain Nellie fox. -- Courtney Joseph Mays Joseph Tipton -- Don Wheeler. Who would they trade away to the days. That is a tough question -- Let's go win it. -- Hayes. Joseph Hayes is incorrect. Answers C Joseph Tipton. He had a joke correct he had the last name incorrect. All right back over the home team and pat what are you gonna do with runners at first and second double play is going for the double. Right this would drive in Iran. Whom the White Sox career record for saves by a left hander. Terry Forster. Damaso Marte Scott -- ski or Wilbur wood. -- It's tough Ahmad with a knuckleballer do overworked. Wilbur wood is incorrect -- through its age Terry Forster. Was the right answers there so we go back to Tom. And this is your final question of the second inning you have a runner at first -- need a triple or homer to score punish China had a home run. Swinging for the fences OK here we go and it worked last time question number four. Which team -- it Shoeless Joe Jackson make his Major League debut. Was at the eighties. Was -- the Browns. And Indians. Or this senators. I am gonna go hand. Two home runs he can't use help for him yeah let's go let's go though the senators. Senators. Incorrect the answer is base athletics -- -- stays at first base you're down by a run. As we had 21 more swing for pat to round out the second inning. Not for triple -- tried for a triple triple would score two here with -- runners at first and second here is your question. Who was the White Sox first designated hitter in 1973. Might gators. Ron Blumberg. Ten Henderson. Or Tony users. Out of me and my standards. Mike -- your answer yes there. That is correct and that is to run triple and a big hit for pat to finish off the second inning. Right now he has a four to one lead in the championship game but. For more plate appearances for each -- this game is far from over. So hot it much do you go about Chicago baseball trivia well if you think you know we have what it takes. Try our -- -- trivia question of the week. Go to CSN Chicago dot com right now -- on that batter's box logo. And submit your answer. Cup final any of the White Sox show down it's coming up next on the batter's box.
The second part of the 14th episode of The Batter's Box - 9/30