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June 15
Question: Who is the only pitcher in MLB history to pitch four consecutive postseasons for four different teams?
Answer: David Price
Winner: Anthony H., Philadelphia, PA
June 14
Question: Who has the lowest ERA for a relief pitcher in MLB history (minimum 300 IP)?
Answer: Craig Kimbrel – 1.80 ERA
Winner: Betty C., Coatesville, PA
June 13
Question: Who holds the Red Sox record for most Gold Gloves by an infielder?
Answer: Dustin Pedroia
Winner: Jacob T., Audubon, PA
June 12
Question: Who holds the Red Sox record for most hits in a season by a right-handed batter?
Answer: Mookie Betts
Winner: Adam K., Washington Twp, NJ
June 11
Question: Who was the first player in World Series history to lead off a Game 7 with a home run?
Answer: Dexter Fowler
Winner: Chris P., Pottstown, PA
June 10
Question: Who was the first rookie ever in the modern era with a .500+ average after 50+ at bats?
Answer: Aledmys Diaz
Winner: Michael S., Drexel Hill, PA
June 9
Question: What player led all National League players with 407 runs scored from 2013-16?
Answer: Matt Carpenter
Winner: Vincent O., Hummelstown, PA
June 8
Question: What visiting player hit the longest home run in Turner Field history?
Answer: Sammy Sosa
Winner: Andrew M., Sunbury, PA
June 7
Question: What player holds the MLB record for most consecutive errorless games in the outfield?
Answer: Nick Markakis
Winner: Blake R., Pennsville, NJ
June 6
Question: What Braves player had the highest batting average in Turner Field history (minimum 500 PAs)?
Answer: Omar Infante
Winner: Lisa B., Scottsdale, AZ
June 5
Question: What two Tigers had the last hit and home run in Turner Field history?
Answer: Miguel Cabrera single, Justin Upton homerun
Winner: Ryan G., Redondo Beach, CA
June 4
Question: Who holds the San Francisco Giants record for most innings pitched in one season?
Answer: Gaylord Perry
Winner: Dawg S., Newtown, PA
June 3
Question: Who are the only three catchers to win a World Series and MVP award in the same season?
Answer: Buster Posey, Roy Campanella, Yogi Berra
Winner: Cody D., Clearwater, FL
June 2
Question: Who threw the only perfect game in Giants franchise history?
Answer: Matt Cain
Winner: Bob G., Lansdale, PA
May 31
Question: Which two players in MLB history hit the most home runs for the AL and NL thru May 31st?
Answer: Ken Griffey Jr. in 1997, Barry Bonds in 2001
Winner: Ken F., Bryn Mawr, PA
May 30
Question: Who holds the Marlins record for most times hit by a pitch in 1 season?
Answer: Derek Dietrich
Winner: Will S., Ivyland, PA
May 29
Question: Who holds the Marlins Rookie record for most games pitched by a reliever in 1 season?
Answer: Kyle Barraclough
Winner: Mia Miller, Mohnton, PA
May 28
Question: In 1977 and 1978 George Foster led the NL in home runs, what player led the AL both seasons?
Answer: Jim Rice
Winner: Mike T., Turnersville, NJ
May 27
Question: Who are the only 2 Reds players with at least 30 doubles in 8 different seasons?
Answer: Pete Rose, Joey Votto
Winner: Mike McVicker, Bensalem, PA
May 26
Question: Who was the last Reds left fielder before Adam Duvall in 2016 to hit 30 or more Home Runs in one season?
Answer: Adam Dunn - 2008
Winner: Gary S., Danville, PA
May 25
Question: Who was the last NL player before Charlie Blackmon in 2016 to hit 10 or more leadoff home runs in one season?
Answer: Alfonso Soriano
Winner: Brian F., Horsham, PA
May 24
Question: Who was the last player before Nolan Arenado in 2015-2016 to lead the NL in HR and RBI in consecutive seasons?
Answer: Mike Schmidt 1980-81
Winner: Philip E., Reading, PA
May 23
Question: Todd Helton is the all-time Rockies leader with 17 seasons, what 3 players are tied for 2nd with 10?
Answer: Larry Walker, Troy Tulowitzki, Aaron Cook
Winner: Jeff B., Sewell, NJ
May 22
Question: What is Bud Black's real first name?
Answer: Harry
Winner: Anthony H., Philadelphia, PA
May 21
Question: Who is the Pirates All-Time leader in lead-off Home Runs?
Answer: Barry Bonds
Winner: Joe Q., Philadelphia, PA
May 20
Question: Who was the last Pirates player to hit for the cycle?
Answer: John Jaso
Winner: Jane N., CMCH, NJ
May 19
Question: Who ranked 1st and 2nd in double plays turned by 2nd Basemen last season?
Answer: Cesar Hernandez - 102, Josh Harrison - 97
Winner: Jeremy B., Bethlehem, PA
May 18
Question: What three players have at least 30 doubles in each of the last seven seasons?
Answer: Adrian Beltre, Adrian Gonzalez, Robinson Cano
Winner: Caleb S., Chichester, PA
May 17
Question: What two catchers hold the record for most consecutive All-Star Game starts?
Answer: Ivan Rodriguez and Johnny Bench
Winner: David H., Norristown, PA
May 16
Question: Who are the three pitchers with at least four 200 inning, 200 strikeout seasons since 2012?
Answer: Cole Hamels, David Price, Max Scherzer
Winner: Stephen G., Marietta, PA
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May 14
Question: Who had the lowest ERA among Nationals starting pitchers last season?
Answer: Tanner Roark
Winner: Chloe D., Redondo Beach, CA
May 13
Question: Who holds the single-season recird for most strikeouts in Nationals franchise history?
Answer: Pedro Martinez
Winner: Michael S., Drexel Hill, PA
May 12
Question: Who holds the Nationals single-season record for most home runs and RBI as a first baseman?
Answer: Adam Dunn
Winner: Fred S., Nottingham, PA
May 10
Question: Who holds the Mariners record for most wins in one season?
Answer: Jamie Moyer (21 in 2003)
Winner: Roy M., Lansdale, PA
May 9
Question: Who were the two catchers that played for the NL in the 2012 All-Star Game?
Answer: Carlos Ruiz and Buster Posey
Winner: Jeff D., Glenolden, PA
May 7
Question: Who holds the longest active streak with at least 37 doubles in each of the last five seasons?
Answer: Daniel Murphy
Winner: Alan K., Wilkes Barre, PA
May 6
Question: Who are the three managers in MLB history to take four different teams to the postseason?
Answer: Dusty Baker, Davey Johnson, and Billy Martin
Winner: Rich G., Elverson, PA
May 5
Question: What Phillies pitcher earned the win and hit a home run in Game 4 of the 2008 World Series?
Answer: Joe Blanton
Winner: Dave M., Wilmington, DE
May 4
Question: Who leads all active pitchers with 117 postseason strikeouts?
Answer: Jon Lester
Winner: Joe O’C., Rockledge, PA
May 3
Question: Who recorded the win and save in Game 7 of the World Series for the Cubs?
Answer: Aroldis Chapman (W), Mike Montgomery (S)
Winner: Matt K., Huntington Valley, PA
May 2
Question: Who was the last player before Kris Bryant to be named MVP the year after being named Rookie of the Year?
Answer: Dustin Pedroia
Winner: Donald S., Monroeville, NJ
May 1
Question: Who are the only two managers to win Manager of the Year awards in both leagues?
Answer: Joe Maddon and Bob Melvin
Winner: Don H., Philadelphia, PA
April 30
Question: Who is the only Major League Player with 90 or more RBI in every season since 2007?
Answer: Adrian Gonzalez
Winner: Gary K., Croydon, PA
April 29
Question: Who was the last Dodgers rookie of the year before Corey Seager in 2016?
Answer: Todd Hollandsworth
Winner: Stephanie G., Elmer, NJ
April 28
Question: Who are the only two Los Angeles Dodgers rookie managers to lead the team to a division title?
Answer: Tommy Lasorda, Dave Roberts
Winner: Gary G., Exton, PA
April 27
Question: Who was the first Marlins reliever to have 100 or more strikeouts in a season?
Answer: Kyle Barraclough
Winner: Regan M., Lansdale, PA
April 26
Question: Who was the last Marlins closer before A.J. Ramos in 2016 to have 40 or more saves in a season?
Answer: Todd Jones
Winner: David W., Brookhaven, PA
April 23
Question: What two pitchers tied for the NL lead in 1979 with 21 wins?
Answer: Phil Niekro and Joe Niekro
Winner: Bev M., Warrington, PA
April 22
Question: What two players tied for the NL RBI lead in 1982?
Answer: Dale Murphy and Al Oliver
Winner: Maryann A., Phoenixville, PA
April 21
Question: Who are the only two players in Atlanta Braves history with 80 or more extra base hits in a season?
Answer: Chipper Jones & Freddie Freeman
Winner: Nate S., Erdenheim, PA
April 20
Question: Who is the only player to reach 50 home runs as a Met in fewer games than Yoenis Cespedes?
Answer: Dave Kingman
Winner: Anthony S., Philadelphia, PA
April 19
Question: Who holds the Mets record for most home runs as a shortstop?
Answer: Asdrubal Cabrera
Winner: Bill W., Lebanon, PA
April 18
Question: Who was the last Met to have a 6 hit game?
Answer: Wilmer Flores
Winner: Brian M., Coatesville, PA
April 16
Question: Who is the only active ML pitcher with 10 games of 10 strikeouts or more in back to back seasons?
Answer: Max Scherzer 2015 and 2016
Winner: Gary K., Croydon, PA
April 15
Question: What 2 players hold the Nationals franchise record for the most consecutive games reaching base with 46?
Answer: Jayson Werth, Rusty Staub
Winner: Dave L., Plymouth, PA
April 14
Question: What 2 National League teams had 6 players with 20 or more home runs?
Answer: Nationals and Cardinals
Winner: Linda S., Woodland Hills, CA
April 12
Question: What pitcher holds the Mets season record for fewest innings pitched to 200 strikeouts?
Answer: Dwight Gooden
Winner: David W., Brookhaven, PA
April 11
Question: Which Met tied a club record for Home Runs in April with 9 last season?
Answer: Neil Walker
Winner: Kyle E., Bethlehem, PA
April 10
Question: Who are the 3 Mets managers to lead the franchise to 2 post-season appearances?
Answer: Terry Collins, Bobby Valentine, Davey Johnson
Winner: James McDonald, Villas, NJ
April 9
Question: Who were the Nationals tied with last season for the 2nd best record in the Majors?
Answer: Texas Rangers (95-67)
Winner: Herb S., Warminster, PA
April 8
Question: What other team did Pete Rose play for besides the Reds and Phillies?
Answer: Motreal Expos
Winner: Joe K., Philadelphia, PA
April 7
Question: Who holds the record for most strikeouts against his former team in MLB history?
Answer: Max Scherzer
Winner: Mike C., Moorestown, NJ
April 6
Question: Who was the last Reds player to hit 3 Home Runs in 1 Game?
Answer: Joey Votto
Winner: J.J. H., Schwenksville, PA
April 5
Question: Who was the last Red before Billy Hamilton to have 50 or more stolen bases in 3 consecutive seasons?
Answer: Joe Morgan
Winner: Dennis S., Merchantville, NJ
April 3
Question: What Phillies pitcher threw a complete game on Opening Day in 1993?
Answer: Terry Mulholland
Winner: Lou J., Eddystone, PA