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Out of This World Deals

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Out of This World Deals game quiz
"This is a quiz on 25 trades made by the Houston Astros franchise from 1961-2004."

15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit  



1. In the first trade in the team's history, the then Colt .45s traded Eddie Bressoud to which team for Don Buddin?
    Red Sox
    Dodgers
    Yankees
    Cardinals


2. Which Hall of Famer was acquired for Danny Murphy and Jim Golden in the December of 1963?
    Jim Bunning
    Nellie Fox
    Nolan Ryan
    Joe Niekro


3. In December of 1966, the Astros picked up another Hall of Famer in exchange for Bob Bruce and Dave Nicholson. Which Hall of Famer was it?
    Nolan Ryan
    Jim Bunning
    Eddie Mathews
    Nellie Fox


4. Which future 20-game winner was traded for outfielder Curt Belfray and minor leaguer Jim Mason in 1968?
    Dave McNally
    Mike Cuellar
    Denny McLain
    Pat Dobson


5. When the Astros traded Rusty Staub to Montreal in January of 1969, which of the following players refused to report to Houston, causing the deal to be reworked?
    Jesus Alou
    Jack Billingham
    Skip Gunn
    Donn Clendenon


6. Which team traded Joe Pepitone to Houston for Curt Belfray in 1969?
    Cardinals
    Orioles
    Mets
    Yankees


7. Which of the following members of the Big Red Machine, was picked up from Houston in a November 1971 deal?
    Tony Perez
    Jack Billingham
    Cesar Geronimo
    Joe Morgan


8. Which player was sent to Pittsburgh for future manager Art Howe?
    Tommy Helms
    Dave Roberts
    Milt May
    Lee May


9. Which of the following players was not acquired from the Yankees for Cliff Johnson?
    Randy Niemann
    Mike Fischlin
    Dave Bergman
    Denny Walling


10. How many players were sent to Toronto for catcher Alan Ashby?
    3
    2
    1
    4


11. Which team was former number 1 draft pick Floyd Bannister traded to for Craig Reynolds?
    Mariners
    Cardinals
    White Sox
    Cubs


12. Which future Brewers manager was acquried from the Pirates for future All-Star Johnny Ray?
    Ned Yost
    Phil Garner
    Jim Lefebvre
    Tom Treblehorn


13. Which team sent Ray Knight to the Astros for Cesar Cedeno?
    Mets
    Reds
    Padres
    Cubs


14. Which of the following players was not sent to the Astros from the Brewers, for Don Sutton in 1982?
    Kevin Bass
    Danny Boone
    Frank DiPino
    Mike Madden


15. Which future star pitcher was acquired from the Mets on Dec. 10, 1982?
    Danny Darwin
    Dave Smith
    Mike Scott
    Joe Sambito


16. Which team traded Davey Lopes to the Astros for the playoff push in 1986?
    Brewers
    A's
    Cubs
    Dodgers


17. Who did the Red Sox trade to Houston for reliever Larry Andersen in August of 1990?
    Danny Darwin
    Butch Henry
    Jose Cruz
    Jeff Bagwell


18. Who was not part of the package sent to Houston for Glenn Davis by the Orioles in 1991?
    Pete Shourek
    Steve Finley
    Curt Schilling
    Pete Harnisch


19. Who did the Astros acquire along with Willie Blair from Cleveland, for Dave Rhode and Kenny Lofton?
    Dwayne Henry
    Chris Jones
    Andy Mota
    Eddie Taubensee


20. Which team traded Mike Hampton and Mike Felder to the Astros for Eric Anthony?
    Cubs
    Mariners
    Padres
    Rangers


21. How many players were involved in the massive Ken Caminiti-Derek Bell trade, between the Padres and Astros in 1994?
    10
    14
    8
    12


22. Which player was not sent to the Mariners for Randy Johnson during the 1998 season?
    John Halama
    Scott Elarton
    Freddy Garcia
    Carlos Guillen


23. Who was traded with Mike Hampton to the Mets for Octavio Dotel, Kyle Kessel, and Roger Cedeno?
    Bobby Abreu
    Derek Bell
    Carl Everrett
    Brad Asmus


24. How many times had Brad Ausmus been invovled in trades between the Astros and Tigers?
    2
    5
    4
    3


25. Which was the third team involved in the three-way trade that sent Carlos Beltran from Kansas City to Houston?
    San Diego
    Boston
    Oakland
    Colorado


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