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  • 1. 

    What starter pitched 218.1 innings and had 2 complete games for the 2003 Dodgers?

    • A.

      Esteban Loaiza

    • B.

      Hideo Nomo

    • C.

      Carlton Loewer

    • D.

      Nick Bierbrodt

    Correct Answer
    B. Hideo Nomo
    Explanation
    Hideo Nomo is the correct answer because he pitched 218.1 innings and had 2 complete games for the 2003 Dodgers.

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  • 2. 

    What is Toni Abreu's first name?

    • A.

      Jesus

    • B.

      Anthony

    • C.

      Etanislao

    • D.

      Vero

    Correct Answer
    C. Etanislao
    Explanation
    The given question asks for Toni Abreu's first name. Among the options provided, the correct answer is Etanislao.

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  • 3. 

    What was the historic year the Dodgers put Jackie Robinson into the regular lineup?

    • A.

      1945

    • B.

      1947

    • C.

      1948

    • D.

      1946

    Correct Answer
    B. 1947
    Explanation
    In 1947, the Dodgers made history by putting Jackie Robinson into their regular lineup. This was a significant moment in sports history as Robinson became the first African American player to break the color barrier in Major League Baseball. His inclusion in the lineup marked a major step towards racial integration in professional sports and paved the way for future generations of athletes.

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  • 4. 

    In 1890, prior to the Dodgers, which team didn't exist in Brooklyn?

    • A.

      The Gladiators

    • B.

      Brooklyn Wonders

    • C.

      The Bridegrooms

    • D.

      Crosstown Giants

    Correct Answer
    D. Crosstown Giants
    Explanation
    The Crosstown Giants did not exist in Brooklyn prior to the Dodgers in 1890. This means that the Gladiators, Brooklyn Wonders, and the Bridegrooms were all teams that existed in Brooklyn before the Dodgers.

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  • 5. 

    In which year did Dodger pitcher Sandy Koufax have a record 382 strikeouts?

    • A.

      1963

    • B.

      1964

    • C.

      1962

    • D.

      1965

    Correct Answer
    D. 1965
    Explanation
    In 1965, Dodger pitcher Sandy Koufax had a record 382 strikeouts. This means that during that year, Koufax successfully struck out 382 opposing batters, which is a remarkable achievement. It showcases Koufax's exceptional pitching skills and dominance on the field.

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  • 6. 

    Dodger pitcher Sandy Koufax won how many Cy Young Awards?

    • A.

      Zero

    • B.

      Two

    • C.

      One

    • D.

      Three

    Correct Answer
    D. Three
    Explanation
    Sandy Koufax won three Cy Young Awards. This indicates that he was recognized as the best pitcher in his league on three separate occasions. The Cy Young Award is given annually to the best pitcher in Major League Baseball, with separate awards for the American League and National League. Koufax's three Cy Young Awards highlight his exceptional talent and dominance in the sport.

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  • 7. 

    As a Dodger, Roy Campanella won how many MVP Awards?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    C. 3
    Explanation
    Roy Campanella won three MVP Awards as a Dodger. This indicates that he was recognized as the Most Valuable Player in his league three times during his career with the Dodgers.

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  • 8. 

    When was the Dodgers' first season in Los Angeles?

    • A.

      1958

    • B.

      1959

    • C.

      1956

    • D.

      1957

    Correct Answer
    A. 1958
    Explanation
    The Dodgers' first season in Los Angeles was in 1958.

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  • 9. 

    Which was Tommy Lasorda's first MLB season as manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers?

    • A.

      1977

    • B.

      1978

    • C.

      1976

    • D.

      1975

    Correct Answer
    A. 1977
    Explanation
    Tommy Lasorda's first MLB season as manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers was in 1977.

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  • 10. 

    How many wins did Chan Ho Park and Hideo Nomo compile for the L.A. Dodgers in 1997?

    • A.

      0

    • B.

      10

    • C.

      40

    • D.

      28

    Correct Answer
    D. 28
    Explanation
    Chan Ho Park and Hideo Nomo compiled a total of 28 wins for the L.A. Dodgers in 1997.

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  • 11. 

    Who was the only Dodger to bring the batting count to as many as three balls off Don Larson in his perfect game?

    • A.

      Sandy Amaros

    • B.

      Gil Hodges

    • C.

      Jackie Robinson

    • D.

      Pee Wee Reese

    Correct Answer
    D. Pee Wee Reese
    Explanation
    Pee Wee Reese was the only Dodger to bring the batting count to as many as three balls off Don Larson in his perfect game. This means that Reese was able to work the count to three balls, indicating that he was patient at the plate and able to make Larson throw more pitches. This shows Reese's skill as a batter and his ability to make the pitcher work harder.

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  • 12. 

    This Dodger pitcher still holds the club record for highest winning percentage appearing in 15 or more games?

    • A.

      Phil Regan

    • B.

      Clem Labine

    • C.

      Sandy Koufax

    • D.

      Burleigh Grimes

    Correct Answer
    A. Phil Regan
    Explanation
    Phil Regan holds the club record for the highest winning percentage appearing in 15 or more games.

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  • 13. 

    How many playoff games did the Dodgers win with Mike Piazza?

    • A.

      0

    • B.

      1

    • C.

      5

    • D.

      6

    Correct Answer
    A. 0
    Explanation
    Mike Piazza never won any playoff games with the Dodgers.

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  • 14. 

    Who was the first Dodger to join the "30/30 Club"?

    • A.

      Willie Davis

    • B.

      Dusty Baker

    • C.

      Raul Mondesi

    • D.

      Tommy Davis

    Correct Answer
    C. Raul Mondesi
    Explanation
    Raul Mondesi was the first Dodger to join the "30/30 Club". This means that he hit at least 30 home runs and stole at least 30 bases in a single season.

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  • 15. 

    Who was the first Dodger to win the Cy Young Award?

    • A.

      Don Drysdale

    • B.

      Don Newcombe

    • C.

      Sandy Koufax

    • D.

      Johnny Podres

    Correct Answer
    B. Don Newcombe
    Explanation
    Don Newcombe was the first Dodger to win the Cy Young Award. He achieved this honor in 1956, the inaugural year of the award. Newcombe had an outstanding season, leading the league in wins, complete games, and strikeouts. He played a crucial role in the Dodgers' success that year, helping them win the National League pennant. Newcombe's performance and contributions to the team made him a deserving recipient of the Cy Young Award.

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