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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!)

December 20, 2014
Q: Justin Upton and Matt Kemp have averaged 26 home runs per 162 games in their careers. Who was the last Padres outfielder to hit 26 home runs in a season?
A: Reggie Sanders (26 homers in 1999)
December 19, 2014
Q: Since his debut in 2006, Matt Kemp is the Dodgers' leader with 182 home runs. Who is second?
A: Andre Ethier (145 home runs)
December 18, 2014
Q: Who finished second to Wil Myers in 2013 American League Rookie of the Year voting?
A: Jose Iglesias, BOS/DET
December 17, 2014
Q: Including the 1906 World Series, which team leads the all-time series between the Cubs and White Sox?
A: The White Sox, 52-46 (including a 4-2 World Series win in 1906)
December 16, 2014
Q: Who is the last Cubs left-handed pitcher to wear No. 34?
A: Ken Patterson (1992)
December 15, 2014
Q: Who won the American League Cy Young Award in 2002?
A: Barry Zito, A's
December 14, 2014
Q: Which catcher did Sandy Koufax pitch to in his Major League debut?
A: Rube Walker
December 13, 2014
Q: LaTroy Hawkins has faced every team in the Majors at least 12 times, but there are three against which he hasn't recorded a win. Which three?
A: The Cubs (33 appearances against, 1 start), Astros (27 appearances, 1 start) and Twins (12 appearances, no starts)
December 12, 2014
Q: Matt Kemp's career high in home runs is 39 in 2011. What is the Padres' single-season record?
A: Greg Vaughn (50 in 1998)
December 11, 2014
Q: Before these Winter Meetings, when was the last time the Dodgers and Angels traded players?
A: October 26, 1993: The Dodgers acquired OF Reggie Williams for RHP Mike James
December 10, 2014
Q: Jon Lester has struck out 200 or more batters in a season three times. Who is the only left-hander to do it for the Cubs since 1900?
A: Ken Holtzman (202 strikeouts in 1970)
December 9, 2014
Q: Who are the only two White Sox pitchers to strike out 200 or more batters in the same season?
A: Tom Bradley (206) and Wilbur Wood (210) in 1971.
December 8, 2014
Q: Which batter did Jordan Zimmermann retire for the final out of his no-hitter?
A: Christian Yelich, Marlins
December 7, 2014
Q: Who is the only active player with more career Gold Glove Awards than Torii Hunter's nine?
A: Ichiro Suzuki, 10