MLB - Chicago White SOX Trivia Questiion

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  • 1. 

    What city were the White Sox originally from?

    • A.

      Houston, Texas

    • B.

      Originally From Chicago

    • C.

      St. Paul, Minnesota

    • D.

      Detroit, Michigan

    Correct Answer
    C. St. Paul, Minnesota
  • 2. 

    Who was the first White Sox player to hit a home run in the All-Star Game?

    • A.

      Luke Appling

    • B.

      Dick Allen

    • C.

      Bill Melton

    • D.

      Frank Thomas

    Correct Answer
    D. Frank Thomas
    Explanation
    Frank Thomas was the first White Sox player to hit a home run in the All-Star Game. This means that he was the first player from the Chicago White Sox team to hit a home run during the annual All-Star Game.

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  • 3. 

    Who did the Chicago White Sox play in their first ever game?

    • A.

      University Of Illinois

    • B.

      New York Giant

    • C.

      Chicago American Giants

    • D.

      Holmes Dry Cleaners

    Correct Answer
    A. University Of Illinois
    Explanation
    The Chicago White Sox played against the University of Illinois in their first ever game.

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  • 4. 

    Who set a team record for runs batted in during a season for the White Sox?

    • A.

      Bill Melton

    • B.

      Luke Appling

    • C.

      Frank Thomas

    • D.

      Albert Belle

    Correct Answer
    D. Albert Belle
    Explanation
    Albert Belle set a team record for runs batted in during a season for the White Sox.

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  • 5. 

    Nellie Fox came to the Major Leagues with which team?

    • A.

      St. Louis Browns

    • B.

      New York Yankees

    • C.

      Philadelphia A's

    • D.

      Brooklyn Dodgers

    Correct Answer
    C. Philadelphia A's
    Explanation
    Nellie Fox came to the Major Leagues with the Philadelphia A's.

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  • 6. 

    Which Chicago White Sox pitcher ranked 2nd in victories in the Majors in the 1950's?

    • A.

      Billy Pierce

    • B.

      Early Wynn

    • C.

      Jack Harshman

    • D.

      Dick Donovan

    Correct Answer
    A. Billy Pierce
    Explanation
    Billy Pierce ranked 2nd in victories in the Majors in the 1950's.

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  • 7. 

    What was pitcher Bartolo Colon's win and loss record for the 2003 Chicago White Sox?

    • A.

      14 - 9

    • B.

      7-Apr

    • C.

      15 - 13

    • D.

      5-Aug

    Correct Answer
    C. 15 - 13
    Explanation
    In the 2003 season, Bartolo Colon had a win-loss record of 15-13 while playing for the Chicago White Sox. This means that he won 15 games and lost 13 games throughout the season.

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  • 8. 

    Which Chicago White Sox player's #2 jersey was retired in 1976?

    • A.

      Jackie Robinson

    • B.

      Luis Aparicio

    • C.

      Ted Lyons

    • D.

      Nellie Fox

    Correct Answer
    D. Nellie Fox
    Explanation
    Nellie Fox's #2 jersey was retired in 1976 by the Chicago White Sox.

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  • 9. 

    How many wins did Jose Contreras have in the 2005 postseason?

    • A.

      0

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      4

    • D.

      3

    Correct Answer
    D. 3
    Explanation
    Jose Contreras had 3 wins in the 2005 postseason.

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  • 10. 

    What did Ray Durham lead in when he left the Chicago White Sox in 1990?

    • A.

      Leadoff Home Runs

    • B.

      Bunt Singles

    • C.

      Extra Base Hits

    • D.

      Stolen Bases

    Correct Answer
    A. Leadoff Home Runs
    Explanation
    Ray Durham led in Leadoff Home Runs when he left the Chicago White Sox in 1990. This means that he hit the most home runs in the first at-bat of a game while playing for the White Sox. It suggests that he was a strong and impactful player at the beginning of games, setting the tone for his team's offense.

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  • 11. 

    Who sang in the Konerko Trio with Paul Konerko in high school?

    • A.

      His Brothers, Trace And Haus

    • B.

      His Mom And Dad

    • C.

      His Girlfriend And Best Friend

    • D.

      His Sisters, Beth And Amanda

    Correct Answer
    A. His Brothers, Trace And Haus
    Explanation
    In high school, Paul Konerko sang in the Konerko Trio with his brothers, Trace and Haus.

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  • 12. 

    How many saves did Bobby Thigpen have with the Chicago White Sox in 1990?

    • A.

      33

    • B.

      57

    • C.

      58

    • D.

      47

    Correct Answer
    B. 57
    Explanation
    In 1990, Bobby Thigpen had 57 saves with the Chicago White Sox. This means that he successfully closed out 57 games without giving up the lead, securing the win for his team. Thigpen's 57 saves in a single season set a new MLB record at the time, surpassing the previous record of 46 saves. Thigpen's impressive performance in 1990 solidified his reputation as one of the top closers in the league.

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  • 13. 

    How many games were played in the 1901 Chicago White Sox season?

    • A.

      125

    • B.

      152

    • C.

      162

    • D.

      140

    Correct Answer
    D. 140
    Explanation
    In the 1901 Chicago White Sox season, a total of 140 games were played. This information is provided in the answer itself, indicating that it is the correct option.

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  • 14. 

    Who was the first member of the Chicago White Sox to have his number retired?

    • A.

      Luke Appling

    • B.

      Jackie Robinson

    • C.

      Harold Baines

    • D.

      Nellie Fox

    Correct Answer
    D. Nellie Fox
    Explanation
    Nellie Fox was the first member of the Chicago White Sox to have his number retired.

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  • 15. 

    On April 30, 1922, what did Charlie Robertson of the Chicago White Sox do?

    • A.

      Tossed A Perfect Game

    • B.

      Batted For The Cycle

    • C.

      Hit A Grand Slam

    • D.

      Hit 2 Home Runs In A Game

    Correct Answer
    A. Tossed A Perfect Game
    Explanation
    Charlie Robertson of the Chicago White Sox tossed a perfect game on April 30, 1922. A perfect game in baseball refers to a game in which no opposing player reaches base, whether by hit, walk, or error, throughout the entire game. This is an extremely rare and impressive feat for a pitcher, as it requires exceptional skill and precision to retire all 27 batters faced without any mistakes or defensive errors.

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  • 16. 

    What was special about July 19, 1970, at Comiskey Park?

    • A.

      All Food Was Half Price

    • B.

      Luis Aparicio Day At The Ballpark

    • C.

      All Kids Got Into The Game Free

    • D.

      Fireworks Were Held After The Game

    Correct Answer
    B. Luis Aparicio Day At The Ballpark
    Explanation
    On July 19, 1970, something special happened at Comiskey Park: it was Luis Aparicio Day at the ballpark. This means that the day was dedicated to celebrating and honoring Luis Aparicio, a notable baseball player. It is likely that there were special events, ceremonies, or activities planned throughout the day to honor Aparicio's achievements and contributions to the sport.

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