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Morning Lineup Trivia

Answers to the burning Qs posed by your favorite daily e-mail. Read and learn, baseball fans... (or, pat yourself on the back if you knew the answer!)

October 23, 2016
Q: Who was the last Cubs player to score a run in the World Series?
A: Left fielder Peanuts Lowrey (8th inning of Game 7, 1945)
October 22, 2016
Q: Which pitchers started for the Marlins and Cubs in Game 6 of the 2003 NLCS, the last played at Wrigley Field?
A: Florida's Carl Pavano and Chicago's Mark Prior
October 21, 2016
Q: Who holds the record for most strikeouts in an LCS, with 25?
A: The Orioles' Mike Mussina (25 K's in 15 IP, 1997 ALCS)
October 20, 2016
Q: Which three Indians surpassed 100 RBIs in 1997?
A: Matt Williams (105), Jim Thome (102), David Justice (101)
October 19, 2016
Q: Who was the last left-handed starter other than Rich Hill or Clayton Kershaw to earn a postseason win for the Dodgers?
A: Hyun-Jin Ryu (NLCS Game 3, 2013)
October 18, 2016
Q: Who are the five players to homer for four different teams in the postseason?
A: Ron Gant, Russell Martin, Mike Napoli, John Olerud and Reggie Sanders
October 17, 2016
Q: Who are the four Dodgers players to win the National League Championship Series MVP Award?
A: Dusty Baker (1977), Steve Garvey (1978), Burt Hooton (1981) and Orel Hershiser (1988)
October 16, 2016
Q: Who hit the first pinch-hit grand slam in postseason history?
A: The Reds' Mark Lewis (Game 3, 1995 NLDS vs. the Dodgers)
October 15, 2016
Q: Who is the only player younger than Francisco Lindor to homer in an American League Championship Series game?
A: Derek Jeter
October 14, 2016
Q: Who was the last starting pitcher to come out of the bullpen for a save in the postseason on one day of rest?
A: Mark Buehrle of the White Sox (Game 3 of the 2005 World Series)
October 13, 2016
Q: Which three recent Cy Young Award winners hold the record for most strikeouts in a winner-take-all postseason game?
A: Jake Arrieta (11 K's for Cubs, NL Wild Card Game, 2015), Justin Verlander (11 K's for Tigers, ALDS Game 5, 2012) and Cliff Lee (11 K's for Rangers, ALDS Game 5, 2010)
October 12, 2016
Q: Who was the last Dodgers pitcher before Clayton Kershaw with a postseason extra-base hit?
A: Orel Hershiser (2 doubles in Game 2 of 1988 WS)
October 11, 2016
Q: Before the Cubs, which team was the last to have two pitchers homer in the same postseason series?
A: The 1924 Giants (Jack Bentley and Rosy Ryan) in the World Series
October 10, 2016
Q: The Blue Jays are the second team to clinch on walk-offs twice in one postseason. Which was the first?
A: The 2001 Arizona Diamondbacks (NLDS Game 5, World Series Game 7)