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Cross Stat

Nov. 09, 2009
Nov. 09, 2009

Table of Contents
Nov. 9, 2009

LEADING OFF
Inside: THE WEEK IN SPORTS
WORLD SERIES
OLYMPICS
Departments

Cross Stat

By Puzzle by Mike Baranack

Fill in answers as in a crossword—except the answers are numbers. For rows or columns with multiple clues, enter answers consecutively. The sum will equal the red total at the end of each row/column. See the solution at SI.com/bonus

This is an article from the Nov. 9, 2009 issue

ACROSS

A

• Most career World Series HRs (Mickey Mantle)

• Number worn by Jimmy Rollins

B

• Most years played before appearing in a WS (Joe Niekro, Mike Morgan)

• Yankees' WS berths through 2008

C

• World Series won by Yankees through '08

• Phillies' World Series appearances (including 2009)

• World Series won by Rays and Rockies

D

• World Series played, including 2009

• Strikes needed for a strikeout

DOWN

E

• Most total bases in a WS game (Babe Ruth, Reggie Jackson)

• Phillies' WS titles won through 2008

• In keeping score, the pitcher

F

• Regular-season wins to finish .500

• Year Bill Mazeroski's homer won the WS for the Pirates: 19__

G

• Number worn by A-Rod

• Most WS games (Yogi Berra)

H

• Year of the first World Series

TEASER

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