MLB - Oakland Athletics Trivia

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Oakland Athletics Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Who is the son of former A's scout and former Major Leaguer, Ed?
    • A. 

      Rafael Furcal

    • B. 

      Bobby Crosby

    • C. 

      Scott Williamson

    • D. 

      Chuck Knoblauch

  • 2. 
    Who had a 3.53 ERA in 2005 for the Athletics?
    • A. 

      Mike Mussina

    • B. 

      Johan Santana

    • C. 

      Joe Blanton

    • D. 

      Shawn Chacon

  • 3. 
    Which of the following starting pitchers was not on the Athletics' roster in 1998?
    • A. 

      Mike Oquist

    • B. 

      Blake Stein

    • C. 

      Tim Hudson

    • D. 

      Jimmy Haynes

  • 4. 
    Nick Swisher wrote a column in 2006 for which sports website?
    • A. 

      SportingNews.com

    • B. 

      ESPN.com

    • C. 

      SI.com

    • D. 

      MLB.com

  • 5. 
    In 2005, Nick Swisher finished behind which teammate in the Rookie of the Year voting?
    • A. 

      Bobby Crosby

    • B. 

      Mark Ellis

    • C. 

      Joe Blanton

    • D. 

      Huston Street

  • 6. 
    Nick Swisher won numerous awards while attending which Big Ten university?
    • A. 

      Penn State

    • B. 

      Ohio State

    • C. 

      Indiana

    • D. 

      Michigan

  • 7. 
    Tim Hudson was a member of Oakland's "Big Three" pitchers along with what other players?
    • A. 

      Mark Mulder And Barry Zito

    • B. 

      Barry Zito And Huston Street

    • C. 

      Barry Mulder And Mark Zito

    • D. 

      Mark Mulder And Rich Harden

  • 8. 
    Who had 59 wins for the Oakland A's from 1972-1974?
    • A. 

      Blue Moon Odom

    • B. 

      Ken Holtzman

    • C. 

      Vida Blue

    • D. 

      Catfish Hunter

  • 9. 
    Which Oakland A's infielder had an unassisted triple play in 2000?
    • A. 

      Miguel Tejada

    • B. 

      Eric Chavez

    • C. 

      Jason Giambi

    • D. 

      Randy Velarde

  • 10. 
    Who managed the A's in their first year in Oakland?
    • A. 

      Dick Williams

    • B. 

      Bob Kennedy

    • C. 

      Alvin Dark

    • D. 

      Casey Stengel

  • 11. 
    What color were the bases in the Oakland A's home opener in 1970?
    • A. 

      Gold

    • B. 

      Black

    • C. 

      Black And White Checkerboard

    • D. 

      White

  • 12. 
    Which Oakland A defeated the Seattle Mariners 11-3 in 1980 for his 17th consecutive complete game?
    • A. 

      Mike Norris

    • B. 

      Rick Langston

    • C. 

      Catfish Hunter

    • D. 

      Ray Burris

  • 13. 
    What did Dave Kingman not do in an Oakland A's 9-6 win over the Seattle Mariners in 1984?
    • A. 

      Steal A Base

    • B. 

      Drive In Eight Runs

    • C. 

      Hit A Grand Slam

    • D. 

      Hit Three Homers

  • 14. 
    In 1994, which Oakland A's pitcher missed a perfect game by one hit that was actually an out?
    • A. 

      Dave Stewart

    • B. 

      Bob Welch

    • C. 

      Don Wengert

    • D. 

      Bobby Witt

  • 15. 
    What did Oakland A Tony Phillips do on his 40th birthday in 1999?
    • A. 

      Hit A Game-Winning Home Run

    • B. 

      Pitched A Scoreless Inning

    • C. 

      Invited Prince To His Party

    • D. 

      Retired