Steem Decathlon #1 D13E02 "Baby Needs a new pair of Shoes!" - Theme - 'MLB Picks and Trivia" - Staying Green

in steemdecathlon •  7 months ago

Welcome to Day 13 of the 1ST SteemIt Decathlon! Contest: Baby Needs a new pair of Shoes

My Mets have looked terrible the last couple of weeks fallin to 4th place.
When does football season start so I can watch my JETS LOSE!

So time for our week 3 MLB baseball themed contest...


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In the post you will make a list of your 5 picks, (labeled q1 to q5) followed by the answers to the 8 Trivia Questions (labeled q6 to q13).....

To start you need to pick 5 games from list of games this Sunday

MLB Games to pick from on Sun 2018/5/13

Visiting Team Home Team
a1Atlanta Braves @ b1Miami Marlins
a2Boston Red Sox @ b2Toronto Blue Jays
a3Chicago White Sox @ b3Chicago Cubs
a4Cincinnati Reds @ b4Los Angeles Dodgers
a5Kansas City Royals @ b5Cleveland Indians
a6Milwaukee Brewers @ b6Colorado Rockies
a7New York Mets @ b7Philadelphia Phillies
a8Oakland Athletics @ b8New York Yankees
a9Seattle Mariners @ b9Detroit Tigers
a10San Francisco Giants @ b10Pittsburgh Pirates
a11St. Louis Cardinals @ b11San Diego Padres
a12Tampa Bay Rays @ b12Baltimore Orioles
a13Texas Rangers @ b13Houston Astros
a14Washington Nationals @ b14Arizona Diamondbacks

Choose 5 game winners (Q1-Q5) use the code to represent them

For Example:
Q1) B1
Q2) a3
Q3) b7
Q4) a8
Q5) a11

Answer the following 8 questions Q6-Q13

Q6 A Pair of this fruit had this name, one who captained a historic team and other was a hall fame player and manager
a. Lemon
b. Pear
c. Apple
d. Cherry
f. Kiwi

q7 Which Candy Bar is not named after a ball player.
a. Baby Ruth
b. Oh Henry!
c. Reece's Peanut Butter Cups
d. Heath Bar
e. Hershey bar
f. Graham crackers

q8 Golfer and drink
a. Tom Collins
b. Bob Hope
c. Tiger Woods
d. Arnold Palmer
e. Shirly Temple

q9 How many MLB teams are nsmed after animals
a. 4
b. 6
c. 8
d. 9
e. 12

q10 Which Brothers played on the same as teammate in MLB
a. Wilson
b. Canseco
c. Ripken
d. Alomar
e. Gwyen
f. Alou

q11 What team has not had brothers play as a Teammates
a. Braves
b. Cardinals
c. Giants
d. Mets
e. Padres
f. White Sox

q12 What color was not the name of a MLB player

q13 How many Major league have blue in their team colors

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10) There is no extra credit for this one

11) I will announce the winners by monday evening and the reward pool distribution will come at 7 days when the upvote rewards on this post are sent to me.

12) One new rule anyone getting less than 50% right in the Answers will get participation points and contest points for the overall leaderboard, but can not win a reward for that event. Monies will be used to promote future events.

13) The top 3 places will split the reward pool for this event 50, 30 , 20 (you can only win one reward per event)

14) Points will be distributed as outlined in the FAQ. The winners will be announced here and the leaderboard will be on after the events close.

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