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Trivia Quiz - Cincinnati Reds: "The Big Red Machine"

This is a quiz about my favorite MLB Baseball team that I grew up idolizing. The Cincinnati Reds of the 1970's, also known as "The Big Red Machine." The Big Red Machine is considered by many as the best team ever to play baseball.

Quiz Number: 4455
Date Submitted: May 04, 2012
Quiz Categories: MLB National League Central
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: dartjock
Average Score: 56.4 percent
Times Taken: 253 times
Taken by Registered Users: 2

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1. How many World Series' titles did "The Big Red Machine" of the 70's win?
  A.   5
  B.   4
  C.   3
  D.   2

2. "The Big Red Machine" Era was between 1970 to 1976. In how many World Series did "The Big Red Machine" play during those 6 years?
  A.   3
  B.   4
  C.   5
  D.   2

3. From 1970 thru 1976, "The Big Red Machine" averaged how many wins per season?
  A.   94
  B.   96
  C.   98
  D.   100

4. Who was the manager of "The Big Red Machine" era?
  A.   Sparky Anderson
  B.   Dave Bristol
  C.   John McNamara
  D.   Russ Nixon

5. From 1970 to 1976, "The Big Red Machine" won how many division titles?
  A.   6
  B.   5
  C.   4
  D.   7

6. "The Big Red Machine" nickname was coined by Bob Hertzel, a sportswriter for what paper?
  A.   Cincinnati Post
  B.   Sports Illustrated
  C.   Cincinnati Times
  D.   Cincinnati Enquirer

7. What was the nickname of the starting eight of "The Big Red Machine"?
  A.   The Great Eight
  B.   The Big Red Machine
  C.   The Elite Eight
  D.   The Electricfying Eight

8. The break-up of the Big Red Machine started with the trade of which player?
  A.   Cesar Geronimo
  B.   Pete Rose
  C.   Tony Perez
  D.   Ken Griffey

9. Which member of "The Big Red Machine" was born and raised in Cincinnati?
  A.   Ken Griffey
  B.   George Foster
  C.   Johnny Bench
  D.   Pete Rose

10. Which member of The Big Red Machine was from Venezuela?
  A.   Cesar Geronimo
  B.   Dave Concepcion
  C.   Tony Perez
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