MLB - Oakland Athletics Trivia

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Oakland Athletics Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Where did the Oakland A's open the 1996 season because of ongoing renovations at Oakland Coliseum?
    • A. 

      Portland

    • B. 

      San Francisco

    • C. 

      Las Vegas

    • D. 

      Santa Clara

  • 2. 
    Which Oakland A did not win a Cy Young Award?
    • A. 

      Dennis Eckersley

    • B. 

      Barry Zito

    • C. 

      Vida Blue

    • D. 

      Dave Stewart

  • 3. 
    Who was the regular center fielder when the Athletics moved to Oakland?
    • A. 

      Rick Monday

    • B. 

      Bert Campaneris

    • C. 

      Reggie Jackson

    • D. 

      Joe Rudi

  • 4. 
    How many RBIs did Oakland A Reggie Jackson have with his 5 hits at a Fenway Park game in 1969?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      12

  • 5. 
    What did not happen when the Oakland A's beat the Los Angeles Angels 1-0 in a 1971 game?
    • A. 

      Vida Blue Struck Out 17

    • B. 

      Game Went 20 Innings

    • C. 

      Vida Blue Pitched 11 Innings

    • D. 

      Reggie Jackson Struck Out Six Times

  • 6. 
    "Fans don't boo nobodies" was said by which Oakland Athletic?
    • A. 

      Catfish Hunter

    • B. 

      Ricky Henderson

    • C. 

      Reggie Jackson

    • D. 

      Miguel Tejada

  • 7. 
    Which Oakland A led the American League with 181 hits in the strike-shortened 1972 season?
    • A. 

      Joe Rudi

    • B. 

      Bert Campaneris

    • C. 

      Sal Bando

    • D. 

      Matty Alou

  • 8. 
    Who did the Oakland A's release in 1975, ending their experiment with the designated runner?
    • A. 

      Bob Hayes

    • B. 

      Bob Beamon

    • C. 

      John Carlos

    • D. 

      Herb Washington

  • 9. 
    Which Oakland A led the American League with 75 stolen bases in 1976?
    • A. 

      Billy North

    • B. 

      Bert Campaneris

    • C. 

      Joe Rudi

    • D. 

      Rickey Henderson

  • 10. 
    Of their core pitchers from the 1972-4 championship years, who was still an Oakland A in 1977?
    • A. 

      Rollie Fingers

    • B. 

      Catfish Hunter

    • C. 

      Vida Blue

    • D. 

      Ken Holtzman

  • 11. 
    In 1981, the Oakland A's set a Major League record by starting the season with how many wins?
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      15

    • C. 

      17

    • D. 

      13

  • 12. 
    Which Oakland A tied for the American League lead with 22 homers in the strike year of 1981?
    • A. 

      Cliff Johnson

    • B. 

      Dwayne Murphy

    • C. 

      Tony Armas

    • D. 

      Carney Lansford

  • 13. 
    Who was the AL Rookie of the Year in 1988, an Oakland Athletic for the third year in a row?
    • A. 

      Terry Steinbach

    • B. 

      Jose Canseco

    • C. 

      Mark McGwire

    • D. 

      Walt Weiss

  • 14. 
    Which one-time A's Hall of Famer did not end his career with the Oakland A's?
    • A. 

      Joe Morgan

    • B. 

      Catfish Hunter

    • C. 

      Billy Williams

    • D. 

      Willie McCovey

  • 15. 
    Who retired at age 41 after hitting 15 homers for the Oakland A's in 1987?
    • A. 

      Sal Bando

    • B. 

      Joe Rudi

    • C. 

      Reggie Jackson

    • D. 

      Steve Henderson