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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!)

July 7, 2015
Q: Who was the first pitcher to win a Cy Young Award in each league?
A: Gaylord Perry (1972 with the Indians and 1978 with the Padres)
July 6, 2015
Q: Who was the last team before the Royals with four All-Star Game starters?
A: Red Sox, 2008
July 5, 2015
Q: Who was the last Cubs rookie to hit two grand slams in a season before Kris Bryant?
A: Billy Williams, 1961
July 4, 2015
Q: Who is the only Hall of Famer born on the 4th of July?
A: Pitcher Mickey Welch, born in 1859
July 3, 2015
Q: Who was the last pitcher to homer in his first game back from Tommy John surgery?
A: The Cubs' Kerry Wood, off Houston's Jose Lima on May 2, 2000
July 2, 2015
Q: Which 4 Hall of Famers have thrown no-hitters with the Indians?
A: Addie Joss (1908, 1910), Bob Feller (1940, 1946, 1951), Bob Lemon (1948), Dennis Eckersley (1977)
July 1, 2015
Q: Which 2 Angels sluggers also hit 13 home runs in a single month?
A: Mo Vaughn (May 2000) and Tim Salmon (June 1996)
June 30, 2015
Q: Who holds the Dodgers rookie record for home runs?
A: Mike Piazza (35 in 1993)
June 29, 2015
Q: Who holds the record for most RBIs in one game by a pitcher?
A: Tony Cloninger, Braves (9 on 7/3/1966)
June 28, 2015
Q: Who holds the National League career record for steals of home?
A: Max Carey, 33 (31 for Pirates, 2 for Dodgers)
June 27, 2015
Q: Who was the last player to hit 4 doubles in a game?
A: Brock Holt of the Red Sox (6/1/2014 vs. the Rays)
June 26, 2015
Q: Who was MVP of the first All-Star Futures Game in 1999?
A: Alfonso Soriano, Yankees
June 25, 2015
Q: Who was the most recent player to hit a leadoff home run and a walk-off homer in the same game?
A: Texas' Ian Kinsler (7/19/2009 vs. Minnesota)
June 24, 2015
Q: What is the Astros' rookie record for home runs by a player who primarily played shortstop?
A: 10, by Julio Lugo in 2000