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Dad Fights 69 + 6 + 9 + 6 + 9: Pro Athletes Who Played in the LLWS Quiz

Dad Fights 69 + 6 + 9 + 6 + 9: Pro Athletes Who Played in the LLWS Quiz

Final Score: Randy 5 – Brad 2

QUESTIONS:

  1. This former MLB catcher lost in the Little League World Series title game in 1984, but got redemption 20 years later when he helped the Boston Red Sox lift the Curse of the Bambino
  2. He won the Little League World Series in 1961 with his team from El Cajon, California, but ended up going pro in a different sport and won an NFL MVP in 1980 as quarterback with the Cleveland Browns.
  3. His team from Lakeland Florida made a run to the quarterfinals in 1954 and he went on to become one of the most feared sluggers in Baltimore Orioles history.
  4. This pitcher played in the Little League World Series in 1999 with Central Brownsburg Indiana. He later won a World Series with the Cardinals before pitching for the Twins and now the Chicago White Sox.
  5. This pitcher helped his team qualify for the Little League World Series in 1973 but wasn’t allowed to play in the world series because he was only 9 years old. He got his chance to play in the MLB World Series with the Mets in 1986.
  6. Another NFL quarterback makes the list, this one helped Northridge City, California make the Little League World Series final in 1994. He was the starter for the Chiefs for a number of years but is most well-known for filling in for the Patriots when Tom Brady tore his ACL and he went 10-5 in 2008.
  7. This NASCAR driver led his team out of North Carolina to the Little League World Series in 2002 and now has a reality show called Life in the Fast Lane.
  8. Before becoming one of the most decorated hockey players in US history, this Brooklyn Center, Minnesota native became the first girl ever to play catcher in the Little League World Series.
  9. Before he was a 9-time All Star and a World Series winner in 1997 with the Marlins, this slugger led his team out of Florida to the Little League World Series final.
  10. This current LA Dodger led his team from Arizona to the semi-finals in the Little League World Series in 2007. Since then he has won a Rookie of the Year, a National League MVP, and a World Series ring in 2020.

TIEBREAKER

  • Back in 1963, a team from this city became the first team ever from Minnesota to make the Little League World Series. 

ANSWERS

  1. Jason Varitek
  2. Brian Sipe
  3. Boog Powell
  4. Lance Lynn
  5. Dwight Gooden
  6. Matt Cassel
  7. Austin Dillon
  8. Krissy Wendell-Pohl
  9. Gary Sheffield
  10. Cody Bellinger

TIEBREAKER: Duluth