The Ultimate MLB - Toronto Blue Jays Challenge

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  • 1. 

    Who was the first Toronto Blue Jays pitcher to throw a no-hitter?

    • A. 

      Jack Morris

    • B. 

      Jimmy Key

    • C. 

      Jim Clancy

    • D. 

      Dave Stieb

    Correct Answer
    D. Dave Stieb
    Explanation
    Dave Stieb was the first Toronto Blue Jays pitcher to throw a no-hitter. This means that he pitched a complete game without allowing any hits to the opposing team. Stieb's achievement is significant because it marked a historic moment for the Blue Jays franchise and showcased his exceptional pitching skills.

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  • 2. 

    In 1997, who did the Blue Jays play in their first Interleague series?

    • A. 

      Astros

    • B. 

      Pirates

    • C. 

      Expos

    • D. 

      Phillies

    Correct Answer
    D. Phillies
    Explanation
    In 1997, the Blue Jays played the Phillies in their first Interleague series. This means that the Blue Jays and the Phillies faced each other in a series of games that year.

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  • 3. 

    How many Cy Young Awards had Roger Clemens won prior to the 1997 season?

    • A. 

      0

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      5

    Correct Answer
    C. 3
    Explanation
    Roger Clemens had won three Cy Young Awards prior to the 1997 season.

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  • 4. 

    The Toronto Blue Jays changed their logo and uniform designs for the first time in what year?

    • A. 

      1989

    • B. 

      1980

    • C. 

      1996

    • D. 

      2000

    Correct Answer
    C. 1996
    Explanation
    In 1996, the Toronto Blue Jays changed their logo and uniform designs for the first time. This indicates that prior to 1996, they had been using a different logo and uniform design.

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  • 5. 

    Which of these elements was not included in the original 1977 Blue Jays logo?

    • A. 

      A Baseball

    • B. 

      A Blue Jay

    • C. 

      A Maple Leaf

    • D. 

      The Team Name

    Correct Answer
    D. The Team Name
    Explanation
    The original 1977 Blue Jays logo did not include the team name. This can be inferred from the question which asks for the element that was "not included" in the logo. The logo likely featured a baseball, a blue jay, and a maple leaf, but did not include the team name.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these players did the Toronto Blue Jays not acquire in 1991?

    • A. 

      Joe Carter

    • B. 

      Devon White

    • C. 

      Juan Guzman

    • D. 

      Roberto Alomar

    Correct Answer
    C. Juan Guzman
    Explanation
    In 1991, the Toronto Blue Jays acquired Joe Carter, Devon White, and Roberto Alomar. However, they did not acquire Juan Guzman in that year.

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  • 7. 

    In 1987, the Blue Jays set a club record by winning how many consecutive games?

    • A. 

      9

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      13

    • D. 

      11

    Correct Answer
    D. 11
    Explanation
    In 1987, the Blue Jays set a club record by winning 11 consecutive games. This means that they won 11 games in a row without any losses in between. This achievement is significant because it demonstrates the team's ability to maintain a winning streak and perform consistently at a high level.

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  • 8. 

    Bobby Cox was awarded Manager of the Year while with the Blue Jays in which year?

    • A. 

      1993

    • B. 

      1989

    • C. 

      1987

    • D. 

      1985

    Correct Answer
    D. 1985
    Explanation
    Bobby Cox was awarded Manager of the Year in 1985 while with the Blue Jays.

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  • 9. 

    In which of the following years did the Toronto Blue Jays NOT reach the post-season?

    • A. 

      1987

    • B. 

      1989

    • C. 

      1991

    • D. 

      1985

    Correct Answer
    A. 1987
    Explanation
    The Toronto Blue Jays did not reach the post-season in 1987.

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  • 10. 

    During which year did a Toronto Blue Jays pitcher first throw a no-hitter?

    • A. 

      1985

    • B. 

      1980

    • C. 

      1990

    • D. 

      1977

    Correct Answer
    C. 1990
    Explanation
    In 1990, a Toronto Blue Jays pitcher threw a no-hitter for the first time.

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  • 11. 

    Which was a record-setting year for the Blue Jays with 244 homers and 9 grand slams?

    • A. 

      2001

    • B. 

      1993

    • C. 

      1985

    • D. 

      2000

    Correct Answer
    D. 2000
    Explanation
    In the year 2000, the Blue Jays set a record by hitting 244 home runs and achieving 9 grand slams. This indicates that the team had a particularly strong offense during that season, with multiple players hitting home runs and contributing to the team's success.

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  • 12. 

    When was the first complete game pitched by a Toronto Blue Jay?

    • A. 

      April 7, 1979

    • B. 

      April 23, 1991

    • C. 

      April 9, 1977

    • D. 

      April 11, 1984

    Correct Answer
    C. April 9, 1977
    Explanation
    On April 9, 1977, the first complete game was pitched by a Toronto Blue Jay.

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  • 13. 

    For the 2007 season, which Toronto Blue Jays player earned the most money?

    • A. 

      Scott Downs

    • B. 

      Vernon Wells

    • C. 

      Troy Glaus

    • D. 

      A.J. Burnett

    Correct Answer
    D. A.J. Burnett
    Explanation
    A.J. Burnett earned the most money for the Toronto Blue Jays in the 2007 season.

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  • 14. 

    Which of these Toronto Blue Jays did not earn over $10 million for the 2007 season?

    • A. 

      Roy Halladay

    • B. 

      B. J. Ryan

    • C. 

      A. J. Burnett

    • D. 

      Troy Glaus

    Correct Answer
    B. B. J. Ryan
    Explanation
    B. J. Ryan did not earn over $10 million for the 2007 season.

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  • 15. 

    Which player, along with George Bell, was the first to be inducted into the Blue Jays' "Level of Excellence"?

    • A. 

      Jimmy Key

    • B. 

      Jesse Barfield

    • C. 

      Dave Stieb

    • D. 

      John Mayberry

    Correct Answer
    C. Dave Stieb
    Explanation
    Dave Stieb, along with George Bell, was the first player to be inducted into the Blue Jays' "Level of Excellence." This means that Stieb had a significant impact on the team and his contributions were recognized and honored by the Blue Jays organization.

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