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Sports quiz

Which Philly sluggers?


1. The 2005-06 Philadelphia Phillies had back-to-back winners of the All-Star Game’s Home Run Derby. Name them.

2. Name the last former major league pitcher to win a World Series as a manager.

3. Name the first Grambling player coached by Eddie Robinson to end up in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

4. True or false: Two No. 2 seeds have never met in the final of the NCAA Tournament for men’s basketball.

5. The Edmonton Oilers set an NHL record in 2007-08 for most shootout wins in a season. How many was it?

6. Who was the first American woman to win three gold medals in one Olympics?

7. When was the last year before 2007 that golfer Annika Sorenstam failed to win at least one tournament?

Answers

1. Bobby Abreu in 2005 and Ryan Howard in 2006.

2. Tommy Lasorda of the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1988.

3. Defensive lineman Willie Davis.

4. True.

5. Fifteen shootout wins.

6. Wilma Rudolph (100m, 200m, 4x100m relay) in 1960 in Rome.

7. In her rookie season of 1994.

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