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First Team, First Love

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First Team First Love game quiz
"See if you can identify these baseball greats, and the team that they played their first Major League game with. I hope you have fun with it. :)"

15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit  

1. Pitcher Roy Halladay won the 2010 National League Cy Young Award with the Phillies. Which team did he start his career with?
    Los Angeles Dodgers
    New York Yankees
    Toronto Blue Jays
    Houston Comets

2. In playing 21 seasons, 2010 Hall of Fame inductee Andre Dawson won the NL MVP with the Cubs in 1987. He also won the National League Rookie of the Year Award, but not with the Cubs. Which National League team gave Andre his first chance?
    St. Louis Cardinals
    Chicago White Sox
    Los Angeles Clippers
    Montreal Expos

3. In 2010, Yankee Alex Rodriguez became the seventh player in history to hit 600 home runs. A-Rod was not a career-Yankee, and started his career with which American League team?
    Colorado Rockies
    San Francisco Giants
    Seattle Mariners
    Minnesota Twins

4. Reggie Jackson retired in 1987 with 563 career home runs. He played for five seasons with the Angels, five with the Yankees, and one with the Orioles. Which team gave him his first chance that he played with for 10 seasons?

5. Manager Bobby Cox became the fourth manager in history during the 2010 season to win 2500 games. As a player, he never played for the Braves or Blue Jays in which he managed. Which American League team gave Bobby his first chance as a third baseman?
    Chicago Cubs
    Baltimore Orioles
    New York Yankees
    Cincinnati Reds

6. Hall of Fame great Honus Wagner won eight National League batting titles in his career, all with the Pittsburgh Pirates. However, he did not begin his career with the Pirates. Which now-defunct team did he begin his baseball career with?
    Canton Bulldogs
    Cleveland Spiders
    Louisville Colonels
    Seattle Pilots

7. Pitching great Randy Johnson won an amazing five Cy Young Awards in his career. He won his first with the Seattle Mariners, then four with the Arizona Diamondbacks. However, neither team gave him his first chance to play in the Majors. Which National League team was it?
    Boston Red Sox
    San Francisco Giants
    Baltimore Orioles
    Montreal Expos

8. Toronto Blue Jay Joe Carter was a World Series hero when he hit his game six walk-off series-winning home run in 1993. Which team gave Joe his first chance to wear a Major League uniform?
    Chicago Cubs
    San Diego Padres
    Cleveland Cavaliers
    Dallas Stars

9. Hall of Fame pitcher Steve Carlton became the first left-handed pitcher to strikeout 4000 batters. Which team gave him his beginning in Major League Baseball in 1965?
    Texas Rangers
    New York Mets
    St. Louis Cardinals
    Florida Marlins

10. The Boston Red Sox came out of their World Series dry spell by skunking their opponents in the promised land in 2004 and 2007. The series MVP in 2004 was Manny Ramirez. Which American League uniform did Manny wear to begin his career with?
    Detroit Tigers
    Cleveland Indians
    Houston Astros
    Philadelphia Phillies

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Compiled Jun 28 12