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Trivia Quiz - MLB Homerun Derby

This is a quiz on Major League Baseball's HomeRun Derby which began in 1985.

Quiz Number: 4599
Date Submitted: July 13, 2012
Quiz Categories: Major League Baseball
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: dartjock
Average Score: 48.9 percent
Times Taken: 19 times
Taken by Registered Users: 1

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MLB Homerun Derby

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1. Who won the first Home Run Derby in 1985?
  A.   Steve Garvey
  B.   Eddie Murray
  C.   Dave Parker
  D.   Cal Ripken Jr.

2. Who was the first player to win the Home Run Derby twice?
  A.   Ken Griffey Jr.
  B.   Cecil Fielder
  C.   Steve Garvey
  D.   Mark McGwire

3. Who was the first player to win a Home Run Derby from both the National and American Leagues?
  A.   Mark McGwire
  B.   Prince Fielder
  C.   Ken Griffey Jr.
  D.   Manny Ramirez

4. Who was the first player to win back-to-back Home Run Derby's?
  A.   Sammy Sosa
  B.   Prince Fielder
  C.   Mark McGwire
  D.   Ken Griffey Jr.

5. How many outs does a player get per round in the Home Run Derby?
  A.   10
  B.   7
  C.   5
  D.   3

6. Who won the first International Home Run Derby?
  A.   David Ortiz
  B.   Manny Ramirez
  C.   Bobby Abreau
  D.   Mark McGwire

7. When a player gets down to his final out,what color baseball is then put into play?
  A.   A Red Ball
  B.   A White Ball
  C.   A Blue Ball
  D.   A Gold Ball

8. The Home Run Derby was first televised in 1993 by what television station?
  A.   FOX
  B.   ESPN
  C.   ESPN 2
  D.   NBC

9. What player won the first Home Run Derby Playoff game?
  A.   David Ortiz
  B.   Ken Griffey Jr.
  C.   Juan Gonzalez
  D.   Eric Davis

10. Why was the 1988 Home Run Derby cancelled?
  A.   Rain
  B.   The Death of Commissoner A.Bartlett Giomanni
  C.   The Death of Ted Williams
  D.   A Player's Strike®   

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