Quiz: it's your turn

Quiz: it's your turn

In this period of global gloom, the world of sport can still allow us to escape. Let's have fun with this sports quiz.

QuizQuestion # 1On October 1, 2004, Ichiro Suzuki broke an 84-year-old record with a 258th hit. Since that time, besides Suzuki, who has had the best season for safe hitting?

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a) Jose Altuve

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b) Matt Holliday

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c) Derek Jeter

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d) Michael Young

(a) Jose Altuve
1 (a) Jose Altuve hit 225 hits in 2014 with the Houston Astros. Question # 2 On September 28, 1941, Ted Williams finished the season with a .406 batting average. Since that time, who has finished with the best average?

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a) George Brett

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b) Rod Carew

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c) Tony Gwynn

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d) Larry Walker

c) Tony Gwynn
2 (c) Tony Gwynn in 1994 finished with an average of .394. Question # 3 Tommy Lasorda was named manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers on September 29, 1976. In office until 1996, Lasorda won 1,599 games. Since that time, who has the most wins in the Dodgers?

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a) Don Mattingly

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b) Dave Roberts

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c) Joe Torre

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d) Jim Tracy

a) Don Mattingly
3 (a) Don Mattingly won 446 games with the Dodgers between 2011 and 2015.Question # 4Since Ty Cobb in 1915, only three majors had 70 RBIs and 70 stolen goals in the same season. Who is the intruder?

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a) Eric Davis

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b) Rickey Henderson

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c) Omar Moreno

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d) Tim Raines

c) Omar Moreno
4 (c) Omar Moreno came to an RBI of pulling off the feat in 1979 when he had stolen 77 cushions Question # 5 On October 1, 1961, Roger Maris broke Babe Ruth's record by slamming a 61st homerun. What team was he playing for?

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a) St. Louis Cardinals

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b) Cleveland Indians

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c) Boston Red Sox

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d) New York Yankees

d) New York Yankees
5 (d) Roger Maris wore the New York Yankees uniform in 1961 Question # 6 Who was the first pitcher to experience a game without a point or a hit in the Expos uniform?

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a) Charlie Lea

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b) Bill Lee

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c) Jeff Reardon

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d) Bill Stoneman

d) Bill Stoneman
6 (d) It was Bill Stoneman who recorded the first two games without a point or hit from the concession in 1969 and 1972. Question # 7 The Expos won their last game in their history on October 2, 2004 against the New Mets. York. Who was credited with the victory?

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a) Luis Ayala

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b) Chad Cordero

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c) Zach Day

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d) Livan Hernandez

b) Chad Cordero
7 (b) Chad Cordero won the last Expos game by pitching two thirds of an inning in the eighth. Question # 8The “Thrilla in Manila” fight took place on October 1, 1975 between Muhammad Ali and which other boxer?

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a) George Foreman

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b) Joe Frazier

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c) Sonny Liston

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d) Leon Spinks

b) Joe Frazier
8 (b) Ali had beaten Joe Frazier by K.-O. technical at the end of the 14th round.Question # 9 She won the gold medal in women's tennis on October 1, 1988 making her the only winner of the four Grand Slam tournaments as well as gold at the Olympics the same year. Who is she?

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a) Chris Evert

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b) Steffi Graf

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c) Martina Navratilova

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d) Monica Seles

b) Steffi Graf
9 (b) This is the German Steffi Graf.

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