Test Your Knowledge On MLB - Baltimore Orioles

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Test Your Knowledge On MLB - Baltimore Orioles

This quiz will test your knowledge on MLB - Baltimore Orioles


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who set a Baltimore Orioles career record with 431 home runs?
    • A. 

      Eddie Murray

    • B. 

      Brooks Robinson

    • C. 

      Cal Ripken, Jr.

    • D. 

      Frank Robinson

  • 2. 
    In which city did the Baltimore Orioles baseball team call home prior to arriving in Baltimore?
    • A. 

      Washington, DC

    • B. 

      Milwaukee

    • C. 

      St. Louis

    • D. 

      Louisville

  • 3. 
    Who won back-to-back Cy Young Awards for the Orioles?
    • A. 

      Mike Mussina

    • B. 

      Jim Palmer

    • C. 

      Brooks Robinson

    • D. 

      Dave McNally

  • 4. 
    Which Oriole was MVP of the American League in 1964?
    • A. 

      Willie Mays

    • B. 

      Orlando Cepeda

    • C. 

      Frank Robinson

    • D. 

      Brooks Robinson

  • 5. 
    Which baseball player for the Baltimore Orioles was MVP of the American League in 1966?
    • A. 

      Harmon Killebrew

    • B. 

      Carl Yastrzemski

    • C. 

      Orlando Cepeda

    • D. 

      Frank Robinson

  • 6. 
    Which baseball player won the 1982 American League Rookie of the Year Award?
    • A. 

      Steve Sax

    • B. 

      Cal Ripken, Jr.

    • C. 

      Vince Coleman

    • D. 

      Fernando Valenzuela

  • 7. 
    What team did the Baltimore Orioles play the night Cal Ripken, Jr. broke Lou Gehrig's consecutive game streak?
    • A. 

      Indians

    • B. 

      Dodgers

    • C. 

      Angels

    • D. 

      Yankees

  • 8. 
    Which Orioles player batted .277 in 2005 with 26 home runs and 79 RBI's?
    • A. 

      Jay Gibbons

    • B. 

      Ramon Hernandez

    • C. 

      Kris Benson

    • D. 

      Miguel Tejada

  • 9. 
    Which infielder was the Orioles MVP in 2005?
    • A. 

      Brian Roberts

    • B. 

      Melvin Mora

    • C. 

      Howie Clark

    • D. 

      Ed Rogers

  • 10. 
    Which of these Hall of Famers once hit two grand slams in the same game?
    • A. 

      Frank Robinson

    • B. 

      Tris Speaker

    • C. 

      Lou Gehrig

    • D. 

      Roger Hornsby

  • 11. 
    In 2004, Baltimore Oriole Melvin Mora finished behind whom for the AL batting title?
    • A. 

      Miguel Tejada

    • B. 

      Ichiro Suzuki

    • C. 

      Alex Rodriguez

    • D. 

      Derek Jeter

  • 12. 
    What did Jim Palmer advertise on billboards?
    • A. 

      Hanes Briefs

    • B. 

      Levi Jeans

    • C. 

      Jockey Briefs

    • D. 

      Jordache Jeans

  • 13. 
    How much money was Miguel Tejada's original pro baseball contract worth?
    • A. 

      20000

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      200

    • D. 

      2000

  • 14. 
    What does Corey Patterson say is the best part about playing baseball in Baltimore?
    • A. 

      Fans

    • B. 

      Stadium

    • C. 

      Weather

    • D. 

      Salary

  • 15. 
    Who encouraged Eddie Murray to become a switch-hitter?
    • A. 

      Cal Ripken, Sr.

    • B. 

      Marty Brown

    • C. 

      Ted Williams

    • D. 

      George Strickland

  • 16. 
    What was Cal Ripkin, Jr.'s nickname?
    • A. 

      Iron Horse

    • B. 

      Ripper

    • C. 

      Scrap Iron

    • D. 

      Iron Man

  • 17. 
    In which stadium did Cal Ripkin, Jr. make his Major League debut?
    • A. 

      Memorial Stadium

    • B. 

      Wrigley Field

    • C. 

      Fenway Park

    • D. 

      Kauffman Stadium

  • 18. 
    What is the name of Brooks Robinson's autobiography?
    • A. 

      Baltimore Is My Home

    • B. 

      Third Base Is My Home

    • C. 

      There's No Place Like Home

    • D. 

      Baseball Is My Home

  • 19. 
    What team did the Baltimore Orioles defeat in the first American League Championship series?
    • A. 

      Chicago White Sox

    • B. 

      Cleveland Indians

    • C. 

      Minnesota Twins

    • D. 

      New York Yankees

  • 20. 
    After Earl Weaver retired for the second time as the Orioles' skipper in 1986, who took his place?
    • A. 

      Cal Ripken, Sr.

    • B. 

      Jim Leyland

    • C. 

      Davey Johnson

    • D. 

      Frank Robinson

  • 21. 
    In what year did the Baltimore Orioles begin playing in Oriole Park at Camden Yards?
    • A. 

      1985

    • B. 

      1992

    • C. 

      1997

    • D. 

      1996

  • 22. 
    What were the Orioles known as before relocating to Baltimore in 1954?
    • A. 

      St. Louis Browns

    • B. 

      Washington Grays

    • C. 

      Brooklyn Dodgers

    • D. 

      Cleveland Blues

  • 23. 
    What was the name of the first mascot for the Baltimore Orioles?
    • A. 

      The Decker Bird

    • B. 

      The Warm-Up Bird

    • C. 

      The Cuckoo Bird

    • D. 

      The Hartzell Bird

  • 24. 
    Who was the first Baltimore Oriole to hit for the cycle?
    • A. 

      Brooks Robinson

    • B. 

      Cal Ripken, Jr.

    • C. 

      Frank Robinson

    • D. 

      Eddie Murray

  • 25. 
    What did the 1989 Baltimore Oriole season become known as?
    • A. 

      All About The Pennant Season

    • B. 

      New Uniforms, New Attitude Season

    • C. 

      Do It For Frank Season

    • D. 

      Why Not? Season

  • 26. 
    Who had the most All-Star selections for the Baltimore Orioles in the 1960's?
    • A. 

      Hoyt Wilhelm

    • B. 

      Brooks Robinson

    • C. 

      Jim Gentile

    • D. 

      Frank Robinson

  • 27. 
    What year did Baltimore Oriole Cal Ripken, Jr. retire?
    • A. 

      2002

    • B. 

      1999

    • C. 

      2000

    • D. 

      2001

  • 28. 
    What was the first year the Baltimore Orioles finished at .500 or better?
    • A. 

      1956

    • B. 

      1957

    • C. 

      1959

    • D. 

      1958

  • 29. 
    Who did the Baltimore Orioles play in the "Home Run That Wasn't" game during the 1996 ALCS?
    • A. 

      New York Yankees

    • B. 

      Minnesota Twins

    • C. 

      Oakland A's

    • D. 

      Toronto Blue Jays

  • 30. 
    In what year did Baltimore play host to its first ever All-Star Game?
    • A. 

      1959

    • B. 

      1960

    • C. 

      1957

    • D. 

      1958