Tonight we asked…
#134PiratesTrivia Who is the oldest player to appear in a game for the Pirates? Answer will be revealed at 9:30—
Section 134 (@section134blog) February 29, 2012
…and the answer to tonight’s #134PiratesTrivia is…
Pitcher Babe Adams
Charles Benjamin “Babe” Adams was the oldest player to appear in a game for the Pirates. He was 44 years of age when he made his last appearance in 1926. Adams spent nearly his entire career with Pittsburgh. After his baseball career, he managed in the minors, farmed in Missouri, and worked as a reporter/foreign correspondent during World War II and the Korean War.
Congratulations to tonight’s winners: @dabish61 and @Tim_Faulkner67.
Thanks to all who participated, and tune in next time for another edition of #134PiratesTrivia.