The Saturday Baseball Quiz

(We post a baseball trivia question every Saturday, just for fun, as well as a detailed answer, stats, charts and commentary on the previous week's question. Pass along your questions, thoughts and ideas to boopstats@phillynews.com.)

 

THIS WEEK'S QUESTION

Which non-active member of the 400-home run club hit his first and last career home runs on the same date 15 years apart?

 

LAST WEEK'S QUESTION

Which major league player hit just five career home runs over his eight seasons, yet managed to hit two in one game, one from each side of the plate?

 

LAST WEEK'S ANSWER

The Phillies' Steve Jeltz. Find his complete career home run log (such as it is) below.

 Date  Opponent   Pitcher  Inn.   Outs   RBI   Result
 Sept. 23, 1984   at Pirates  John Tudor (L)  6th  0  1  L    2-4
 May 21, 1989  Padres  Walt Terrell (R)  8th  0  2  W   3-1
 June 8, 1989
 Pirates
 Bob Walk (R)
 Bob Kipper (L)
 4th
 6th
 2
 1
 2
 3
 W 15-11 
 Aug. 12, 1989  at Cubs  Scott Sanderson (R)   8th  2  1  L    7-9

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