Think the Game

Think the Game Quiz #2 (2018)

Think the Game challenges you to think through in-game situations on a college level and learn from common mistakes. Are you ready for the college level mental game and decision-making? Find out by taking this Think the Game Quiz! Can you figure out these difficult situations without checking back to previous TTGs for the answer? Give it a shot and scroll down to see the answers at the bottom of the page. 

  1. True or False? In a “leverage count” (2-0, 2-1, 3-0, 3-1, 1-0) situation when there is pressure on the pitcher to throw a strike, a hitter should swing through and intentionally miss the ball if he misreads the type of pitch. 
  1. True or False? It doesn’t matter if you slow down right after hitting the base at 1st, as long as you don’t slow down before hitting the base. 
  1. True or False? When a pop-up is hit close to the fence or another obstacle like a tarp or dugout railing, the easiest way to catch it is to drift with the ball so that you get to the obstacle at the same time that you catch the ball. 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Answers: 

  1. True. You’ll find the details here,  
  1. False. You’ll find the details here.  
  1. False.You’ll find the details here.