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1. What was Sandy Koufax' birth name?
2. Where did Koufax attend college?
3. In what sport did Koufax earn a college scholarship?
4. Who was the last player sent to the minors to make room for Koufax on the 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers roster?
5. How many times did Koufax win 20 games in a season in his career?
6. How many times did Koufax strike out 300 batters in a season?
7. How many times did Koufax have a season ERA under 2?
8. How many Cy Young Awards did Sandy Koufax win?
9. Koufax appeared in four World Series. What was his career World Series won-loss record?
10. In game 1 of the 1963 World Series, Koufax set a then record with 15 strikeouts in a World Series game. Who were the only Yankees that did not strike out in that game?
11. Koufax won game 7 of the 1965 World Series against the Minnesota Twins on only two days rest. What were his pitching statistics in that game?
12. How many times did Koufax win the World Series MVP Award?
13. How old was Koufax when numerous arm ailments forced him to retire?
14. Koufax was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. What percentage of the vote did he receive?
15. In a ceremony at Old Timers' Day in 1972, the Dodgers retired Koufax' uniform #32 along with two other Dodger legends. Which other Dodgers had their uniform numbers retired that day?
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