Quiz On MLB - Oakland Athletics - 2

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Quiz On MLB - Oakland Athletics - 2

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  • 1. 
    Nick Swisher was drafted by the A's with a pick that came as compensation for losing which player?
    • A. 

      Miguel Tejada

    • B. 

      Johnny Damon

    • C. 

      Jason Giambi

    • D. 

      Tim Hudson

  • 2. 
    Nick Swisher has whose initials tattooed on his chest?
    • A. 

      His Wife's

    • B. 

      His High School Coach's

    • C. 

      His Grandmother's

    • D. 

      His Father's

  • 3. 
    What award did Tim Hudson get in 2004 named after a famous Oakland player?
    • A. 

      Herb Pennock Award

    • B. 

      Jim "Catfish" Hunter Award

    • C. 

      Al Simmons Award

    • D. 

      Rollie Fingers Award

  • 4. 
    Who was traded for Ray Durham to Oakland Athletics in 2002?
    • A. 

      Jon Adkins

    • B. 

      John Baker

    • C. 

      Mark Kotsay

    • D. 

      Joe Blanton

  • 5. 
    What former Oakland Athletic is a godfather to Ramon Hernandez's children?
    • A. 

      Bobby Crosby

    • B. 

      Scott Dunn

    • C. 

      Miguel Tejada

    • D. 

      Dan Johnson

  • 6. 
    What is Huston Street's intro music?
    • A. 

      Hate Me Now

    • B. 

      The Game

    • C. 

      Look At Me

    • D. 

      Lights Out

  • 7. 
    Who placed a 1978 newspaper ad "Have Bat-Will Travel-Will Hustle" after the Oakland A's let him go?
    • A. 

      Larry Lintz

    • B. 

      Earl Williams

    • C. 

      Angel Mangual

    • D. 

      Gene Tenace

  • 8. 
    How many times did an Oakland Athletic lead the American League in batting in the twentieth century?
    • A. 

      Seven Times

    • B. 

      Four Times

    • C. 

      Never

    • D. 

      Once

  • 9. 
    Who said "There isn't enough mustard in the whole world to cover that hotdog" about Reggie Jackson?
    • A. 

      Vida Blue

    • B. 

      Darold Knowles

    • C. 

      Rollie Fingers

    • D. 

      Bert Campaneris

  • 10. 
    Which Oakland A tied for the American League lead in total bases in 1973?
    • A. 

      Sal Bando

    • B. 

      Gene Tenace

    • C. 

      Joe Rudi

    • D. 

      Reggie Jackson

  • 11. 
    What did Oakland A's Rickey Henderson and Dwayne Murphy each do in the first inning of a 1980 game?
    • A. 

      Hit An Inside-The-Park Homer

    • B. 

      Steal Two Bases

    • C. 

      Steal Home

    • D. 

      Hit A Grand Slam

  • 12. 
    Which Oakland A's manager told a pitcher to hit with a toy bat to protest a DH rule?
    • A. 

      Dick Williams

    • B. 

      Billy Martin

    • C. 

      Tony La Russa

    • D. 

      Alvin Dark

  • 13. 
    What was Jose Canseco's batting average when he led the American League in homers and RBIs in 1988?
    • A. 

      0.262

    • B. 

      0.307

    • C. 

      0.277

    • D. 

      0.292

  • 14. 
    How many times did an Oakland Athletics pitcher lead the AL in strikeouts in the 20th century?
    • A. 

      Once

    • B. 

      Seven Times

    • C. 

      Never

    • D. 

      Four Times