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1. This decade saw the Philadelphia Athletics go to four World Series, the Federal League trying to become the third Major League, and Heinie Zimmerman bat for a Triple Crown Award. Which decade was this?
2. Which decade saw the first pitcher in history win consecutive MVP Awards, a batter set a record for a 56-game hitting streak, and the unfortunate death of Babe Ruth?
3. Which decade saw the Dodgers win their first-ever World Series, saw one batting Triple Crown, and saw the first Cy Young Award presented?
4. This decade saw the Cleveland Spiders and pitcher Cy Young begin his quest for 511 career victories, and the Boston Beaneaters win five National League pennants. Which decade was this?
5. This decade watched the Philadelphia Phillies win their first World Series at their sixth attempt, a Phillies player win three season MVP Awards, and the death of New York Giant pitching great Carl Hubbell. Which decade was this?
6. In this decade the fans watched a pitcher win the Cy Young Award three times in four seasons. They watched the Giants open the decade with a World Series crown. Fans also witnessed a Detroit Tiger bat for a Triple Crown. Which decade was this?
7. Which decade saw five teams move to a different city?
8. This decade experienced the New York Yankees winning their first-ever World Series. It also witnessed the first on-field incident resulting in the death of a player. Which decade was this?
9. This decade was the first time that two players shared the season MVP Award. It also saw one team take six season MVP Awards for their team. It was also a decade that watched four starting pitchers win 20+ games for a team in one season. Which decade was this?
10. Fans watched this decade go by with a National League pitcher winning four consecutive Cy Young Awards. They also saw the same National League team go to five World Series in the decade. They also heard of the death of Hall of Famers Luke Appling and Leo Durocher. Which decade was this?
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