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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!)

May 30, 2015
Q: Who was the last player before Derek Norris to strike out four times and hit a grand slam in the same game?
A: Mark Teixeira, TEX (5/25/2003)
May 29, 2015
Q: Before Eduardo Rodriguez beat the Rangers on Thursday, who was the youngest Red Sox left-hander to win his MLB debut?
A: Billy Rohr vs. the Yankees on April 14, 1967
May 28, 2015
Q: Who is the first and only Mets pitcher to hit two homers in one game?
A: Walt Terrell vs. Cubs on Aug. 6, 1983
May 27, 2015
Q: Which two former MVPs were each born on May 27, 1968?
A: Jeff Bagwell and Frank Thomas
May 26, 2015
Q: Who holds the single-season record for home runs hit as a pitcher?
A: Wes Ferrell, Indians (9 in 1931)
May 25, 2015
Q: Who were the last three Pirates pitchers to strike out 10 or more batters in consecutive games?
A: Bob Veale, Bob Moose and Dock Ellis (Sept. 11-12, 1969)
May 24, 2015
Q: Before Saturday, the Astros last turned a triple play on Aug. 19, 2004. Who hit into that triple play?
A: Todd Pratt of the Phillies in the 5th inning
May 23, 2015
Q: Between Ichiro Suzuki and Babe Ruth, who had more 5-hit games?
A: Ichiro, 7 to 6
May 22, 2015
Q: Jorge De La Rosa became the Rockies' all-time strikeout leader with his 774th. Who did he pass?
A: Ubaldo Jimenez, a Rockie from 2006-11
May 21, 2015
Q: Who was the last player to steal second, third and home in the same inning?
A: Dee Gordon, then with the Dodgers, in the 7th on 7/1/2011
May 20, 2015
Q: Which two players are the active leaders in walk-off homers, with 11 each?
A: Albert Pujols and David Ortiz
May 19, 2015
Q: Which pitcher holds the record for most strikeouts over a span of two starts?
A: Kerry Wood, Cubs (33 in 1998)
May 18, 2015
Q: Who pitched the Braves' last no-hitter?
A: Kent Mercker (4/8/1994)
May 17, 2015
Q: Which is the only team besides the Dodgers with two four-strikeout innings in the same season?
A: Angels, 1999 (both by Chuck Finley)