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Trivia Quiz - Joe Jackson: Say It Ain't So Joe

This is a quiz on Joe Jackson who is mostly remembered for the infamous Black Sox Scandal.

Quiz Number: 4625
Date Submitted: August 03, 2012
Quiz Categories: Major League Baseball
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: dartjock
Average Score: 54.7 percent
Times Taken: 15 times
Taken by Registered Users: 3
Quiz is about: Joseph J Jackson

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Joe Jackson Say It Aint So Joe
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1. What was Joe's nickname?
  A.   Joltin' Joe
  B.   Shoeless Joe
  C.   Joltin' Jackson
  D.   Shoeless Jackson

2. Joe was banned from baseball for what reason?
  A.   Throwing the 1919 World Series
  B.   Gambling
  C.   The White Sox Scandal
  D.   Betting on his Team

3. Joe was almost killed when he was 10 by what cause?
  A.   Scarlet Fever
  B.   Chicken Pox
  C.   Mumps
  D.   Measles

4. Joe was paid $2.50 a day to play baseball at what age?
  A.   16
  B.   15
  C.   13
  D.   10

5. Which Major League Baseball team first signed Joe to a contract?
  A.   Brooklyn Dodgers
  B.   Chicago White Sox
  C.   Philadelphia Athletics
  D.   Cleveland Naps

6. What name did Joe give to his bat?
  A.   Black Betsy
  B.   Black Mamba
  C.   Black Betty
  D.   Blackie

7. Joe began doing what at age six?
  A.   Going To School
  B.   Working at a Textile Mill
  C.   Playing Baseball
  D.   Working in the Cotton Fields

8. What position did Joe play?
  A.   First Base
  B.   Shortstop
  C.   Pitcher
  D.   Left Field

9. What state was Joe born in?
  A.   South Carolina
  B.   North Carolina
  C.   Alabama
  D.   Georgia

10. Which team traded Joe to the Chicago White Sox?
  A.   New Orleans Pelicans
  B.   Philadelphia Athletics
  C.   Cleveland Naps
  D.   He was never traded®   

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