Are You Fan Of Tom Glavine?

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  • 1. 

    Who did Tom Glavine replace on Opening Day 2006 at Shea Stadium?

    • A.

      John Maine

    • B.

      Pedro Martinez

    • C.

      Jon Adkins

    • D.

      Livan Hernandez

    Correct Answer
    B. Pedro Martinez
    Explanation
    Tom Glavine replaced Pedro Martinez on Opening Day 2006 at Shea Stadium.

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  • 2. 

    What was Tom Glavine tested for in his shoulder in August of 2006?

    • A.

      A Pulled Muscle

    • B.

      A Tumor

    • C.

      Cancer

    • D.

      Blood Clot

    Correct Answer
    D. Blood Clot
    Explanation
    In August of 2006, Tom Glavine was tested for a blood clot in his shoulder. This test was conducted to determine if there was a blood clot present in the area, which could potentially cause health issues and affect his performance. The test was likely done to rule out any serious conditions and to ensure Glavine's overall well-being.

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  • 3. 

    What author wrote the book "The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon"?

    • A.

      John Grisham

    • B.

      Stephen King

    • C.

      Tom Clancy

    • D.

      Bob Woodward

    Correct Answer
    B. Stephen King
    Explanation
    Stephen King wrote the book "The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon".

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  • 4. 

    When Tom Gordon had "Tommy John" surgery, what part of him was injured?

    • A.

      His Clavicle

    • B.

      His Ankle

    • C.

      His Wrist

    • D.

      His Elbow

    Correct Answer
    D. His Elbow
    Explanation
    "Tommy John" surgery is a procedure named after the former professional baseball player Tommy John, who was the first to undergo the surgery. This surgery is performed to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) in the elbow. Therefore, the correct answer is his elbow.

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  • 5. 

    Who does Tom Gordon point to after a strike out?

    • A.

      His Wife

    • B.

      His Coach

    • C.

      The Heavens

    • D.

      His Catcher

    Correct Answer
    C. The Heavens
    Explanation
    Tom Gordon points to the heavens after a strikeout as a gesture of gratitude or tribute to a loved one who has passed away. This action is commonly seen in sports as a way for athletes to acknowledge and honor someone who has had a significant impact on their life. By pointing to the heavens, Tom Gordon is symbolically showing his appreciation and recognition for the support and guidance he received from that person.

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  • 6. 

    In what category did Tom Seaver set a National League record for a right-handed pitcher?

    • A.

      Career Wins

    • B.

      Lowest ERA In A Season

    • C.

      Most Career Starts

    • D.

      Career Strikeouts

    Correct Answer
    D. Career Strikeouts
    Explanation
    Tom Seaver set a National League record for career strikeouts as a right-handed pitcher. Throughout his career, he was able to accumulate a significant number of strikeouts, surpassing other right-handed pitchers in the league. This record highlights his exceptional pitching ability and dominance on the mound, solidifying his place as one of the best right-handed pitchers in National League history.

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  • 7. 

    With which team did Tom Seaver finish his Major League career?

    • A.

      Chicago White Sox

    • B.

      Boston Red Sox

    • C.

      New York Yankees

    • D.

      Cincinnati Reds

    Correct Answer
    B. Boston Red Sox
    Explanation
    Tom Seaver finished his Major League career with the Boston Red Sox. This can be inferred from the given information that asks about the team with which he finished his career. The other options, Chicago White Sox, New York Yankees, and Cincinnati Reds, are not mentioned in relation to Tom Seaver's career.

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  • 8. 

    On April 22, 1970 how many consecutive strikeouts did Tom Seaver get to set a Major League record?

    • A.

      12

    • B.

      6

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      10

    Correct Answer
    D. 10
    Explanation
    Tom Seaver set a Major League record by getting 10 consecutive strikeouts on April 22, 1970. This means that he struck out 10 batters in a row without any of them making contact with the ball. This is an impressive feat and showcases Seaver's skill and dominance as a pitcher.

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  • 9. 

    How much was paid at an auction in 1992 for a toothpick that Tom Seaver once used?

    • A.

      400

    • B.

      4

    • C.

      4000

    • D.

      40

    Correct Answer
    A. 400
    Explanation
    In 1992, a toothpick that was once used by Tom Seaver was sold at an auction for a price of 400.

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