Trouble with the Curve

Trouble with the Curve

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1) In Trouble with the Curve Gus Lobel is a baseball scout for which team?

New York Yankees
Kansas City Royals
Atlanta Braves
New York Mets

2) In Trouble with the Curve Gus's daughter works at which occupation?

Baseball Scout
Doctor
Lawyer
Salesperson

3) Which actress plays Mickey Lobel, Gus's daughter in Trouble with the Curve?

Michelle Williams
Katie Holmes
Kate Hudson
Amy Adams

4) Gus Lobel is sent to which state to scout a promising baseball player in Trouble with the Curve?

New York
Florida
North Carolina
Maryland

5) Which of the following adjectives accurately describes the promising baseball prospect named Bo Gentry in Trouble with the Curve?

Intelligent
Meticulous
Humble
Cocky

6) Which baseball pitch does Bo Gentry have trouble with?

Slider
Fastball
Screwball
Curve

7) What is the first name of Clint Eastwood's son whom plays the character "Billy Clark" in Trouble with the Curve?

Scott
Clint
Cary
Jack

8) Bo Gentry feels he shouldn't have to pay for them in Trouble with the Curve.

Baseball Bats
Peanuts
Game Tickets
Baseball Shoes

9) Gus Lobel could detect Bo Gentry's hitting weakness by _______ in Trouble with the Curve?

sight
sound
statistics
research

10) Mickey wandered off after a baseball game looking for this as a child.

Puppy
Horse
Cat
Doll

11) Billy Flanagan works as a scout for which of the following baseball teams in Trouble with the Curve?

Atlanta Braves
Florida Marlins
Boston Red Sox
New York Yankees

12) Gus Lobel has trouble with which of the following physical senses in Trouble with the Curve?

hearing
sight
smell
taste

13) Whom asks Mickey to accompany her father Gus Lobel and help him scout Bo Gentry?

Max
Pete Klein
Smitty
Johnny Flanagan

14) What position does Bo Gentry play on his highschool baseball team in Trouble with the Curve?

Designated Hitter
1st Base
3rd Base
Left Field

15) What number does Bo Gentry wear in high school in Trouble with the Curve?

44
1
3
4

16) How old is Mickey Lobel, Gus's daughter in Trouble with the Curve?

25
30
33
40

17) Johnny Flanagan hurt his pitching arm playing for which professional baseball team?

New Yok Yankees
Atlanta Braves
Boston Red Sox
New York Mets

18) What is the name of the high school baseball team Bo Gentry plays for in Trouble with the Curve?

Raptors
Grizzlies
Braves
Falcons

19) What song does Gus like to sing in Trouble with the Curve?

You are my sunshine
Go, Cubs, Go
Take this hammer
Reason to Believe

20) Whom pitched against Bo Gentry at the Atlanta Braves facility in Trouble with the Curver?

Jon Smoltz
Tim Hudson
Greg Maddux
Peanut Boy

21) What is Rigo Sanchez's best pitch in Trouble with the Curve?

Slider
Curveball
Fastball
Knuckleball

22) Which team drafts Bo Gentry in Trouble with the Curve?

Boston Red Sox
New York Yankees
Atlanta Braves
Clevelnad Indians

23) How many homeruns did Reggie Jackson hit in the 1977 World Series?

1
2
3
4

24) Billy Clark starts hitting better after which of the following happens?

He gets glasses
He lifts weights
He is moved in the lineup
His parents visit

25) What is the name of Mickey's original boyfriend that breaks up with her in Trouble with the Curve?

Scott
Greg
Pete
Todd

26) Gus Lobel eats this and considers it The Breakfast of Champions.

Wheaties
Spam
Applesauce
Pancakes

27) Which baseball team passed on drafting Bo Gentry?

Boston Red Sox
New York Yankees
Atlanta Braves
Philadelphia Phillies

28) See the ball, _____ the ball.


29) Johnny Flanagan suspects Mickey Lobel might be emotionally _________?


30) Which of the following actors played Johnny Flanagan, an ex-professional pitcher in Trouble with the Curve?