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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 20, 2017
Q: Who was the last player to hit three home runs in a postseason clincher?
A: The Rangers' Adrian Beltre (Game 4 of the 2011 ALDS)
October 19, 2017
Q: Which two pitchers share the Cubs record for most strikeouts in a postseason game?
A: Jake Arrieta (11 K's in 2015 NL Wild Card Game) and Kerry Wood (11 K's in Game 1 of 2003 NLDS)
October 18, 2017
Q: Which Hall of Famer is the career leader in postseason OBP (minimum 75 plate appearances)?
A: Lou Gehrig (.483)
October 17, 2017
Q: Who are the three Yankees pitchers to throw at least six shutout innings in a postseason start at age 37 or older?
A: Roger Clemens, Tommy John and CC Sabathia
October 16, 2017
Q: Who was the only Dodgers player between Kirk Gibson and Justin Turner with a postseason walk-off hit?
A: Mark Loretta (walk-off single in 2009 NLDS Game 2)
October 15, 2017
Q: Before Dallas Keuchel and Justin Verlander, who were the last two teammates to strike out 10 or more batters in back-to-back postseason games?
A: Justin Verlander and Max Scherzer, DET (2013 ALCS Games 2 and 3)
October 14, 2017
Q: Which two pitchers did Dallas Keuchel join as the only Astros to strike out 10 or more in a postseason game?
A: Mike Scott (14 K's in Game 1 of the 1986 NLCS) and Nolan Ryan (12 K's in Game 5 of the '86 NLCS)
October 13, 2017
Q: Who was the last pitcher before Wade Davis to record a save of 7 outs or more in a winner-take-all postseason game?
A: The Giants' Madison Bumgarner in Game 7 of the 2014 World Series
October 12, 2017
Q: Stephen Strasburg's 22 K's in this year's NLDS equal the record for any Division Series. Who shares the mark?
A: Justin Verlander, who K'd 22 with the Tigers in the 2012 ALDS
October 11, 2017
Q: After the postseason expanded in 1995, which was the first Division Series to go the full five games?
A: Yankees-Mariners in '95. Seattle won Game 5 on Edgar Martinez's 11th-inning walk-off double
October 10, 2017
Q: Mariano Rivera is first with 42 career postseason saves. Who is second?
A: Brad Lidge, with 18
October 9, 2017
Q: Who are the only two players to hit home runs in a postseason game as teenagers?
A: Andruw Jones (at 19 years, 177 days in the 1999 NLCS and 19 years, 180 days in the '99 World Series) and Bryce Harper (at 19 years, 362 days in the 2012 NLDS)
October 8, 2017
Q: Who was the winning pitcher the last time the Indians and Yankees played a postseason game in the Bronx?
A: Paul Byrd, CLE (2007 ALDS Game 4)
October 7, 2017
Q: Who was the last player to hit a postseason grand slam for Cleveland before Francisco Lindor?
A: Jim Thome (Game 2 of the 1999 ALDS)