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Sports quiz




1. Who was baseball’s last rookie of the year before Eric Hinske in 2002 to be acquired by trade before he won the award?

2. Did Pete Rose have a winning record while managing in the major leagues?

3. In 1994, Miami’s Dan Marino became the second quarterback in NFLhistory to toss 300 career touchdown passes. Who was the first?

4. When was the last time before 2007 that Georgetown’s men’s basketball team won the Big East tournament?

5. Since the Stanley Cup began being awarded to only NHL teams in 1927, how many franchises have won it?

6. Name the first African- American swimmer to win an Olympic medal for the U.S.

7. Who was the last back-toback American winner of golf’s U.S. Women’s Open?

Answers

1. Jeff Bagwell of the Houston Astros won the award in 1991. Houston acquired him from Boston in 1990.

2. Yes. Rose was 412-373 for a 52.5 winning percentage.

3. Frank Tarkenton, who tossed 342 TD passes. Marino ended with 420 TD passes.

4. It was 1989.

5. In 2007, Anaheim became the 19th franchise to win the Stanley Cup.

6. Anthony Ervin won a gold medal in 2000 in the 50-meter freestyle.

7. Betsy King in 1989-90.

©2007 King Features Synd.


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