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Game Shows and Crossword Puzzles ~ Get Your Baseball Smarts in Order!

Baseball's Einstein

If you want to practice and/or test your knowledge of all things baseball, here are a few little ditties you might be interested in.

BASEBALL I.Q.”   MLB Network’s first-ever game show is hosted by MLB Network’s Matt Vasgersian and airs Tuesdays through Thursdays at 9:00 p.m. ET.  It’s a  30 minute trivia show featuring two participants from opposing teams, with a chance to win up to $45,000 for charity.    I found out quickly how much I don’t know, but it’s still a lot of fun to play along.

Rick Swain ~ Baseball Crossword Puzzles

A  BASEBALL CROSSWORD PUZZLE?   Who knew?  Rick Swain has a great website that includes a weekly crossword puzzle all about baseball .  If you’re one of those fans who like to keep their baseball IQ skills honed, this is for you!  You can even sign up for a notification of Rick’s weekly crossword puzzle delivered right to your inbox.  Sign up through Rick’s website, Rick Swain Author of  Books About Baseball’s Unsung Heroes.

Baseball, A Spectator Sport ……. Tired of Watching Alone?

http://www.LiveBaseballChat.com  is a free site that allows you to chat real time with other baseball fans live during any of the 2453 MLB games.   A dedicated chat room is started for each MLB game, 30 minutes before each game, and then closes 30 minutes after the game is finished.

When I first heard about “Live Chat” I thought it was just another yuppie tool to play with.   And I was right, it is.   But I decided to take  a closer look, and after I figured out what was going on it sounded Continue reading