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Boston Red Sox Tidbits

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Boston Red Sox Tidbits game quiz
"An all multiple choice quiz about the Boston Red Sox stellar history. I hope that you enjoy playing it. :-)"

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1. In 1901, the American League Boston franchise began. What was the team called?
    Boston Red Sox
    Boston Pilgrims
    Boston Americans
    Boston Somersets


2. In which year did the great Babe Ruth first play for the Red Sox?
    1911
    1920
    1917
    1914


3. The Red Sox won the 1915 World Series after going 101-50 in the regular season. Which of the following is a true statement concerning this series?
    Babe Ruth had one at-bat in the entire series
    There were three shutouts in the series
    The Red Sox defeated the Pirates five games to three
    Cy Young had all the Red Sox wins


4. Who was the first Red Sox player to hit 50 home runs in a season?
    Ted Williams
    Jimmie Foxx
    Jim Rice
    Carl Yastrzemski


5. Who was the first Red Sox pitcher to win the Cy Young Award?
    Roger Clemens
    Jim Lonborg
    Pedro Martinez
    Cy Young


6. In which of the following seasons did the Red Sox not go to the World Series?
    1975
    1960
    1967
    2004


7. Which of the following Red Sox pitchers set a season team record by winning 34 games?
    Cy Young
    Babe Ruth
    Roger Clemens
    'Smokey Joe' Wood


8. During the franchise's first 100 years, what was the most number of games that the team lost in a season?
    111
    88
    76
    103


9. These players all played for the Red Sox at one time or another in their careers, and all are Hall of Fame inductees. Which of the following was inducted into the Hall of Fame first?
    Babe Ruth
    Jimmy Collins
    Cy Young
    Jack Chesbro


10. Who led the Boston Red Sox by hitting 43 home runs in the 2004 season?
    Kevin Millar
    David Ortiz
    Manny Ramirez
    Johnny Damon


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