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Detroit Tigers Quiz

Monday, March 31, 2014

Photo Courtesy Of: Pure Michigan

It's Opening Day for the Detroit Tigers. How much do you know about the Detroit Tigers?

1) This Tigers legend is the all-time franchise leader in steals, RBIs, batting average and hits.

2) This former Tiger was the 1984 World Series MVP and former manager of the team for two years.

3) This former Tiger pitched a near perfect game, which was ruined by a blown call at first base.

4) This Tigers superstar was the first major league player to win the Triple Crown in 45 years.

5) This pair of brothers played for the Tigers only five years apart in the 2000's and 2010's.

6) A perennial Tiger, this 18 time all-star won 10 gold gloves over his illustrious career with the team.

7) His 11-0 start to the 1909 season was a record that stood for over 100 years until being broken by Max Scherzer in 2013.

8) This Tiger became the first to lose 20 games in more than 20 years during the 2003 season.

9) This eccentric pitcher took the league by storm in the 70's with his antics such as walking around the mound after every out and shaking everyone's hand after games. Also known as "The Bird."

10) Who hit the walk-off HR that sent the Tigers to the 2006 World Series?

11) Name one of the two teams Justin Verlander has pitched a no-hitter against.

Answers:

  1. Ty Cobb 2. Alan Trammel 3. Armando Galarraga 4. Miguel Cabrera 5. Dimitri and Delmon Young 6. Al Kaline 7. Ed Willett 8. Mike Maroth 9. Mark Fidrych 10. Magglio Ordonez 11. Toronto Blue Jays, Milwaukee Brewers
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