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  • 1. 

    Which player was named as the first New York Mets team captain?

    • A.

      Don Zimmer

    • B.

      Tom Seaver

    • C.

      Keith Hernandez

    • D.

      Ed Kranepool

    Correct Answer
    C. Keith Hernandez
    Explanation
    Keith Hernandez was named as the first New York Mets team captain because he demonstrated exceptional leadership skills, on-field performance, and a strong presence in the clubhouse. As a former MVP and Gold Glove winner, Hernandez had proven himself as a valuable asset to the team. His ability to rally the players and make crucial decisions on the field made him a natural choice for the captaincy. Additionally, Hernandez's professionalism and dedication to the game made him a respected figure both within the team and among fans.

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  • 2. 

    On June 15, 2003, Jose Reyes became the second Met to pull off what batting feat?

    • A.

      1st Major League HR Was Grand Slam

    • B.

      1st Major League Hit Was Home Run

    • C.

      Hit Three Home Runs In A Game

    • D.

      Hit For The Cycle In Rookie Season

    Correct Answer
    A. 1st Major League HR Was Grand Slam
    Explanation
    Jose Reyes became the second Met to hit a grand slam as his first major league home run on June 15, 2003. This means that his first home run in the major leagues was a grand slam, which is hitting a home run with the bases loaded.

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  • 3. 

    In 2006 Jose Reyes became the ninth Met to achieve what feat?

    • A.

      Score 100 Runs

    • B.

      Hit For The Cycle

    • C.

      Hit Two Grand Slams

    • D.

      Steal 50 Bases

    Correct Answer
    B. Hit For The Cycle
    Explanation
    In 2006, Jose Reyes became the ninth Met to achieve the feat of hitting for the cycle. Hitting for the cycle means that a batter hits a single, a double, a triple, and a home run in the same game. This is a rare accomplishment in baseball and demonstrates Reyes' ability to hit for power and speed, as well as his versatility as a player.

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  • 4. 

    On July 29, 2006, Orlando Hernandez did what for the first time?

    • A.

      Stole a Base

    • B.

      Struck out 15 Batters

    • C.

      Pitched a No-Hitter

    • D.

      Drove in a Run

    Correct Answer
    D. Drove in a Run
    Explanation
    On July 29, 2006, Orlando Hernandez drove in a run for the first time. This means that he successfully hit the ball and made it to a base, allowing another player on his team to score a run. It is likely that Hernandez was a pitcher or a non-regular hitter, as driving in a run is not a common feat for them. This achievement could have been a significant moment in his career or a memorable play in a particular game.

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  • 5. 

    How old was Jose Reyes when he made his Major League debut?

    • A.

      19

    • B.

      21

    • C.

      20

    • D.

      24

    Correct Answer
    C. 20
    Explanation
    Jose Reyes made his Major League debut at the age of 20.

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  • 6. 

    How did the New York Mets come to acquire Tom Seaver?

    • A.

      By The Draft

    • B.

      By Signing Him As Free Agent

    • C.

      By Trade

    • D.

      By Winning A Lottery

    Correct Answer
    D. By Winning A Lottery
    Explanation
    The New York Mets acquired Tom Seaver by winning a lottery. This means that the team had a stroke of luck or chance that allowed them to secure Seaver as a player. It suggests that there may have been some sort of random selection process or opportunity that the Mets were fortunate enough to benefit from, resulting in them acquiring Seaver for their team.

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  • 7. 

    What university did Met 2007 draft pick pitcher Eddie Kunz attend?

    • A.

      University Of Miami

    • B.

      Oregon State

    • C.

      USC

    • D.

      UCLA

    Correct Answer
    B. Oregon State
    Explanation
    Eddie Kunz, the 2007 draft pick pitcher, attended Oregon State University.

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  • 8. 

    In what month did the 2007 Mets surpass 3 million tickets sold at Shea?

    • A.

      June

    • B.

      July

    • C.

      May

    • D.

      April

    Correct Answer
    C. May
    Explanation
    In May, the 2007 Mets surpassed 3 million tickets sold at Shea.

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  • 9. 

    How many more games did the New York Mets lose than win in the 2013 regular season?

    • A.

      19 Games

    • B.

      9 Games

    • C.

      14 Games

    • D.

      4 Games

    Correct Answer
    C. 14 Games
    Explanation
    In the 2013 regular season, the New York Mets lost 14 more games than they won. This means that they won fewer games than they lost, resulting in a negative difference of 14 games.

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  • 10. 

    What Met hit a 439 foot home run against the Yankees on June 9th, 2012?

    • A.

      Ike Davis

    • B.

      Mike Baxter

    • C.

      David Wright

    • D.

      Jason Bay

    Correct Answer
    C. David Wright
    Explanation
    On June 9th, 2012, David Wright hit a 439 foot home run against the Yankees.

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  • 11. 

    Which of these MLB players is the oldest?

    • A.

      Ronny Cedeno

    • B.

      Rob Johnson

    • C.

      John Buck

    • D.

      Jason Bay

    Correct Answer
    D. Jason Bay
    Explanation
    Jason Bay is the oldest MLB player among the given options. This can be inferred by comparing the ages of the players mentioned.

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  • 12. 

    How many Met players were on salary for a million dollars or more for the 2013 season?

    • A.

      4 Players

    • B.

      2 Players

    • C.

      7 Players

    • D.

      12 Players

    Correct Answer
    C. 7 Players
    Explanation
    In the 2013 season, there were 7 players on the Met team who were on a salary of a million dollars or more.

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  • 13. 

    In 2013 the Mets lost the rights to which minor league team?

    • A.

      Syracuse Chiefs

    • B.

      Toledo Mud Hens

    • C.

    • D.

      Rochester Red Wings

    Correct Answer
    B. Toledo Mud Hens
    Explanation
    In 2013, the Mets lost the rights to the Toledo Mud Hens, a minor league team. This means that the Mets no longer had control over the team's operations or player development. Losing the rights to a minor league team can happen for various reasons, such as the expiration of a player development contract or the team choosing to affiliate with a different major league team.

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  • 14. 

    Who did the Mets beat on opening day of the 2013 season?

    • A.

      Atlanta Braves

    • B.

      Atlanta Braves

    • C.

      San Diego Padres

    • D.

      Cincinnati Reds

    Correct Answer
    C. San Diego Padres
    Explanation
    The correct answer is San Diego Padres.

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