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Question 1: On May 15, 2009, during a series in Washington, the Phillies visited the White House and were congratulated by President ________ for their 2008 World Series championship.
John Edwards2008 Democratic National Convention2004 Democratic National ConventionBarack Obama

Question 2: Nicknamed "Harry the K" by Phillies fans, Kalas received the Ford C. Frick Award from the ________ in 2002.
Mickey MantleReggie JacksonBabe RuthNational Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Question 3: After leaving the ballpark, Kalas' body was laid to rest in a private service at Philadelphia's historic ________.
Contributing propertyWest Laurel Hill CemeteryNational Park ServiceLaurel Hill Cemetery

Question 4: He provided the narration to the highlights on ________ from its inception in 1977 through the 2008 season.
Inside the NFLNFL on Westwood OneNFL on televisionNFL on CBS

Question 5: On August 9, 2006, Kalas called a close play at the plate as Chase Utley scored from second base against the ________:
Bobby CoxAtlanta BravesChipper JonesJoe Torre

Question 6: In 2009, Kalas was that year's inductee into the ________.
Shibe ParkCity SeriesMcKechnie FieldPhiladelphia Baseball Wall of Fame

Question 7: Born in ________, Kalas graduated from Naperville High School in 1954 and from the University of Iowa in 1959.
Aurora, IllinoisNaperville, IllinoisWoodridge, IllinoisLemont, Illinois

Question 8: Kalas was rushed to ________ where he was pronounced dead at 1:20 pm EDT.
George Washington ColonialsGeorge Washington University Residence HallsGeorge Washington UniversityGeorgetown University

Question 9: That year, he was also inducted into the ________, as a member of the charter class (21 members).
Philadelphia Sports Hall of FameCurse of Billy PennMike SchmidtHarry Kalas

Question 10: Center fielder ________ also saluted Kalas after hitting a solo home run by pointing up to the press box where Kalas would have called the game.
Jimmy RollinsJamie MoyerPete RoseShane Victorino


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