Honus Wagner Baseball Card Transaction Sets Record

A 1909 Honus Wagner baseball card has "sold for a record-setting $2.35 million." The card last traded in 2000 for of a "then-record $1,265,000." { picture }

The Wikipedia says: "In a career that spanned 21 seasons (1897-1917), Honus Wagner led the National League in batting average eight times, and in RBI and stolen bases five times each."

Exercises
  1. Since 2000, the Honus Wagner baseball card are appreciated by ________________ USD.

  2. The record-setting Honus Wagner baseball card is approximately _______ years in age.

  3. Wagner's lifetime batting average of 0.327; therefore, Honus got one hit every ________ at bats.


Creator: Gerald D. Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 28 February 2007

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