I recently saw a show about a Philadelphia Eagles player who had
17 sacks in one game against the Giants. His nickname was "Wild Man
Williey" — can you tell me who this was?
Who won the 1965 Rose Bowl?
Who won the 1988 Olympic gold medal in the women's long jump
Babe Ruth was one of two people to ever hit three home runs in a
World Series game. Who is the other?
Which professional basketball players have scored more than
Are there any NASCAR tracks that Dale
Earnhardt did NOT win on in his career?
Could you please give me the names of the two people enshrined
in the Baseball Hall of Fame
who are not players, coaches, owners, managers, or mascots and who
have absolutely nothing to do with baseball whatsoever?
Also — could you provide me with the name of the baseball player
who played the most years in the major leagues but who never played in
a post season game?
I read somewhere that all major league baseball stadiums must
point in the same direction (3rd base line north). Is this
How many adults and children bicycle regularly in the
Can you tell me the year that the St. Louis Cardinals won the
World Series with Bob Gibson?
I am trying to find the world's longest boxing match (most
number of rounds). So far no luck.
I can't find a detailed answer regarding how to compute a
batting average. What I found says, divide the number of bases by the
number of times at bat. So, if you get a walk, does your average go
In Major League Baseball history, has a designated hitter ever
won a league MVP award?
How many different nationalities are represented in the
What Major League Baseball team holds the record for winning the
most consecutive games to start a season?
How many fillies
have won the Kentucky Derby?
Which baseball park hosted the first night game?
What was the first sports event to be broadcast on television in
What are the names of the trophies awarded to the the American
Football Conference and the National Football Conference
Where was golf invented and where did the name of golf come
I was told the highest paid sports figure is an auto racer. Do
you know who is the highest paid sports person?
Which baseball players have hit four home runs in one game, and
when did they do it?
I am looking for information on the game of horseshoes. Do you
know of a web site or anything that would have the rules? I would hate
to have to go to the library in this age of computers to find such
Joe DiMaggio's hitting streak: When did it start? And what date
did it end?
I'm looking for a certain baseball record. Can you tell me what
pitcher won the most consecutive games in major league history?
Can you explain the Olympic sport Nordic combined?
Can you tell me which pitcher won a World Series game in three
What is the origin of the term "red shirt freshman?" Why red
What were the dimensions of the Polo Grounds in New York,
especially the distance from home plate to the center-field
Why is "K" used to score strikes in baseball?
I need to know the seven professional sports teams that have the
same names, i.e. the Cardinals (NFL Arizona, MLB St. Louis), Rangers
(NHL New York, MLB Texas), Giants (MLB San Francisco, NFL New York).
What are the others?
I was browsing your pages on the Stanley Cup Champions,
and had a few questions I really hoped you could answer:
First of all, why aren't there any losers listed before
Also, why are there two losers to Ottawa in 1923, and two to
Montreal in 1924?
Is it legal to steal first base?
Who owns the Major League Baseball record for consecutive stolen
bases in a single season?
Nolan Ryan and Bob Gibson supposedly struck out the same guy six
years apart for both of their 3,000th strikeouts. Who was this
I'm Looking for the total Life Time Strike Outs for Mark
McGuire, Sammy Sosa, and Babe Ruth for use in 6th Grade Class room. I
will use this information to show that even when you strike out or
fail you can continue and be sucessful.
Who belonged to the steel curtain? I only remember 3 out of 4
In what city was the 1942 Rose Bowl played?
We all know that when Ben Johnson was disqualified at the Seoul
Olympics, Carl Lewis consequently won the gold medal. Who were third
and fourth over the line, winning silver and bronze?
Who was Monica Seles playing tennis with in 1993 when she was
Why are there 12 men on a Canadian football team?
Where can I find out the size and dimensions of a basketball
court? I want to paint one on the driveway.
On your Standard
Measurements in Sports page you left out the lane width of the
bowling lane. Can you tell me what it is?
I'm looking on your site for the winner of the 50-meter
freestyle swimming event at the 1984 Olympics, but can't find it. Do
you have that information?
Who are the highest paid players in professional basketball?
What about baseball?
Was there ever a pro football game in which a team scored over
Who invented basketball?
What is the largest crowd to ever watch a college football game
and where did it take place?
What was the longest NHL hockey game ever played?
I was searching your site for, but could not find the answer to,
my question. I am trying to find out what was the longest baseball
game ever, in innings and the final score of that game.
How did the word "love" come to mean zero in the game of
I was wondering if your site had any information about how each
seed has fared throughout history at the men's NCAA college basketball
Since the inception of the NFL, can you tell me what franchise
has won the most the Super Bowls?
I know that the baseball parks that the Chicago Cubs (1914),
Boston Red Sox (1912), Detroit Tigers (1912) and the New York Yankees
(1923) play in were all built before 1930. What is the next oldest
In college football, what is the definition of a redshirt
freshman and a true freshman?
My husband is a sports trivia enthusiast and wants to know who
holds the all-time record for stolen bases by a catcher?
Who is the tallest person ever to have played in the NBA?
Could you tell me how many players there are in the National
Football League, and what the league's average salary is?
I need to know if the World Series trophy has a name attached to
it (like the Lombardi Trophy
Has a player ever been named Most Valuable Player of the Major
League Baseball All-Star Game more than once?
Our family is involved in the "sport" of fencing. We would like
to be able to find news and info like national championship results
about this sport on the web. Can you help us?
What was the first team to win the World Series 4-games-to-0 in
Why is it whenever we watch horse racing, whether thoroughbreds
or harness racing or even car racing, why is it that all racing goes
Who won the game played on March 2, 1962, between Philadelphia
and New York in which Wilt
Chamberlain scored 100 points?
Name the first baseball team to win the World Series after being
What is a "Hail Mary" in football?
How many baseballs are used in one game?
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