Jumble Spoiler – 04/17/13

English: New York Yankees centerfielder and Ha...

English: New York Yankees centerfielder and Hall of Famer . (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Visual Description:  The beginning of the best years the Yankees ever had.

FINSF  =  SNIFF,  DIRTH  =  THIRD,  TONLUD  =  UNTOLD,  TINNET  =  INTENT   —   Giving us:  IFFTHTOI

Clue/Question:  When Mickey Mantle made his debut with the NY Yankees on 4-17-1951, he did this with his new teammates.

Answer:  HIT IT OFF

Mick Foley

Mick Foley (Photo credit: Eva Rinaldi Celebrity and Live Music Photographer)

(The Mick certainly had HUGE shoes to fill!  He had one year under his belt in Right Field before taking over Center from the retiring Joe DiMaggio.  I don’t there has ever been – or will ever be – a switch-hitter with numbers better than The Mick’s.  One in a billion!  None of the clue words gave me any trouble.  I don’t think any are new.  The answer letter layout was just okay, today.  Nice little slice of baseball history, though.  They’ve done Jackie Robinson in the past.  I wonder who they might do next?  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

1 Response to “Jumble Spoiler – 04/17/13”


  1. 1 WIMPY April 18, 2013 at 1:19 am

    UNC- GO YANKS!!!!!!! WIMPY


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.




Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,866 other followers

addthis.com

Bookmark UncleRave's Weblog

Blog Stats

  • 6,670,671 hits

Member of The Internet Defense League


%d bloggers like this: