Today, I have the first of a few different sets of cards I got as fan giveaways at Brewer games years ago. This group of 4 marked the opening of the Brewers Walk of Fame that now lines the sidewalks around Miller Park. They began with the 4 players that have had their numbers retired by the organization:
|Hammerin' Hank Front|
Previous trivia question:
The original Milwaukee Brewers, one of the American League's 8 charter franchises in 1901, eventually turned into what current big league team?
Answer: The original Milwaukee Brewers left town after just one season, becoming the hapless St. Louis Browns. After 52 seasons in St. Louis the team moved again, and they became the Baltimore Orioles in 1954.
Today's trivia question:
In July 1993, Ken Griffey Jr. tied a big league record by homering in 8 consecutive games. What other 2 players also accomplished that feat? (hint: one of them just became the manager of a major league team)