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Play in World Series and Super Bowl

Trivia Question

Who is the first player to play in both a World Series and in the Super Bowl?

Trivia Question Answer



Deion Sanders played in the 1992 World Series with the Atlanta Braves. In the 1992 World Series, which the Braves lost to the Toronto Blue Jays (4-2), Sanders played in four games, hit .533 with 4 runs, 8 hits, 2 doubles, and 1 RBI.

Deion Sanders also played in Super Bowl XXIX (1994) with San Francisco, and Super Bowl XXX (1995) with the Dallas Cowboys earning two Super Bowl championship rings.

Sanders is also the only player to hit a home run in the MLB and score a touchdown in the NFL in the same week (in 1989).