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  • 1. 
    The Milwaukee Brewers appeared in the playoffs in 2008 for the first time since which year?
    • A. 

      1974

    • B. 

      1993

    • C. 

      1982

    • D. 

      2001

  • 2. 
    How many members of the 1994 Atlanta Braves starting rotation were still in the majors in 2008?
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

  • 3. 
    Which MLB team had Joe Girardi managed before going to the New York Yankees in 2008?
    • A. 

      Florida Marlins

    • B. 

      Colorado Rockies

    • C. 

      Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    • D. 

      Pittsburgh Pirates

  • 4. 
    Who struck out nine batters in four innings of relief for the Cincinnati Reds on May 25, 2008?
    • A. 

      Aaron Harang

    • B. 

      Edinson Volquez

    • C. 

      Jeremy Affeldt

    • D. 

      Jared Burton

  • 5. 
    Which Major League player had the most home runs in 2008?
    • A. 

      Victor Martinez

    • B. 

      Carlos Zambrano

    • C. 

      Jason Kendall

    • D. 

      Andruw Jones

  • 6. 
    In 2008, the Atlanta Braves finished fourth for the first time since when?
    • A. 

      2002

    • B. 

      1928

    • C. 

      1980

    • D. 

      1963

  • 7. 
    Who led the American League with 50 stolen bases in 2008?
    • A. 

      Akinori Iwamura

    • B. 

      Jacoby Ellsbury

    • C. 

      Johnny Damon

    • D. 

      Chone Figgins

  • 8. 
    The Minnesota Twins' 88 wins in 2008 were the most in a non-playoff year for them since when?
    • A. 

      1992

    • B. 

      1967

    • C. 

      2001

    • D. 

      1988

  • 9. 
    Who threw 27 innings in four straight 2008 starts without surrendering a single walk?
    • A. 

      Tim Wakefield

    • B. 

      Jorge Campillo

    • C. 

      Jesse Litsch

    • D. 

      Greg Maddux

  • 10. 
    Which Giant started 13 2008 games, from June 9 to August 15, without giving up any home runs?
    • A. 

      Barry Zito

    • B. 

      Kevin Correia

    • C. 

      Tim Lincecum

    • D. 

      Matt Cain

  • 11. 
    Which of these players did the Atlanta Braves acquire before the start of 2009 spring training?
    • A. 

      Ken Griffey Jr.

    • B. 

      Pat Burrell

    • C. 

      Rafael Furcal

    • D. 

      Derek Lowe

  • 12. 
    Which National Leaguer committed three errors in a single inning in the 2008 postseason?
    • A. 

      Rafael Furcal

    • B. 

      Jason Kendall

    • C. 

      Jimmy Rollins

    • D. 

      Chase Utley

  • 13. 
    How many starting pitchers did Cleveland use in 2008?
    • A. 

      Five

    • B. 

      Nine

    • C. 

      Seven

    • D. 

      13

  • 14. 
    2008 Pirates manager John Russell was a 1982 first-round draft pick of which team?
    • A. 

      Detroit Tigers

    • B. 

      Philadelphia Phillies

    • C. 

      Boston Red Sox

    • D. 

      Seattle Mariners

  • 15. 
    Who led the American League in batting average for 2008?
    • A. 

      Milton Bradley

    • B. 

      Kevin Youkilis

    • C. 

      Joe Mauer

    • D. 

      Ichiro Suzuki

  • 16. 
    2008 was the first time since which year that the postseason did not include a New York team?
    • A. 

      1982

    • B. 

      1947

    • C. 

      1988

    • D. 

      1993

  • 17. 
    Which Dodger won two 2008 games in which he threw only a single pitch?
    • A. 

      Esteban Loaiza

    • B. 

      Hiroki Kuroda

    • C. 

      Chan Ho Park

    • D. 

      Joe Beimel

  • 18. 
    Which of these pitchers had a 13-strikeout game in 2008?
    • A. 

      Randy Johnson

    • B. 

      C. C. Sabathia

    • C. 

      John Smoltz

    • D. 

      Roy Oswalt

  • 19. 
    Randy Johnson recorded which milestone in 2008?
    • A. 

      5000th Strikeout

    • B. 

      100th Complete Game

    • C. 

      300th Win

    • D. 

      1000th Game Played

  • 20. 
    National Leaguers at which position had four hits in the 2008 All-Star Game?
    • A. 

      Shortstop

    • B. 

      Second Base

    • C. 

      Catcher

    • D. 

      Designated Hitter

  • 21. 
    Which player on the Hall of Fame ballot for the 15th time in 2009 failed to gain induction?
    • A. 

      Bert Blyleven

    • B. 

      Tommy John

    • C. 

      Dave Parker

    • D. 

      Jim Kaat

  • 22. 
    Which of these milestones did Frank Thomas reach in 2008?
    • A. 

      2500 Hits

    • B. 

      100 Stolen Bases

    • C. 

      1700 RBIs

    • D. 

      600 Home Runs

  • 23. 
    The A's 2008 record gave them two sub-.500 seasons in a row for the first time since when?
    • A. 

      1984

    • B. 

      1963

    • C. 

      2003

    • D. 

      1998

  • 24. 
    Whose 25-game hitting streak was the longest of 2008?
    • A. 

      Ryan Howard

    • B. 

      Andruw Jones

    • C. 

      Raul Ibanez

    • D. 

      Ian Kinsler

  • 25. 
    Which team lost a game 19-17 on August 12, 2008?
    • A. 

      Detroit Tigers

    • B. 

      Texas Rangers

    • C. 

      Washington Nationals

    • D. 

      Atlanta Braves

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