Updated with fun and interesting facts through the end of the 2008 baseball season, Phillieology Trivia Challenge - Philadelphia Phillies Baseball offers Phillies fans the opportunity to relive the Phillies' greatest moments, including:
-World Series Championships
-National League Pennants
-Player of the Year Awards
-Hall of Fame
-Key Player Stats
-Managers and Coaches Awards
-Key Managers Stats
-And Much More
Each of the book's 210 MULTIPLE-CHOICE QUESTIONS set up in game format allows players to give informed answers even for the book's more ambitious questions. In addition, most answers include in-depth supportive background offering the book's players even greater knowledge about correct responses.
Here are two sample questions:
-How many times has a Phillies pitcher won 20 or more games in a single season?
-What was the original distance to the center field wall at Veterans Stadium?
The book also includes the publisher's unique COOL FACTS placed at the end of each of the first four sections. Cool Facts allow the book's researcher more freedom to highlight and expand on particularly interesting or thought-provoking facts about the team and its history.
Two SCORE SHEETS located at the end of the book permit players to record their answers as they play, to calculate their scores for each of the book's five sections as well as their final overall score, and to determine winners for multi-player situations. Free downloadable score sheets are also available from the publisher's Web site.
All of this makes Phillieology Trivia Challenge - Philadelphia Phillies Baseball a great gift for yourself or for friends and family.