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Opening Day Trivia

April 6, 2009
Clue for 15 — not the Phillies.

Okay, so let’s have some fun. I have a few questions about Opening Day, and it’s your job to answer them. Tomorrow, I’ll put up the answers in parentheses next to the question.

1) Who holds the Braves record for most consecutive Opening Day starts and with how many?

2) Who was the first President of the United States of America to throw out a first pitch?

3) In 1974, on which swing did Hank Aaron hit his 714th home run?

4) Who threw a remarkable 9 shutouts on Opening Day?

5) Who was the first person to hit 3 HR on Opening Day? The last?

6) The longest game on Opening Day lasted how many innings?

7) Only no-hitter on Opening Day belongs to whom?

8) In 7 Opening Day starts, what was Greg Maddux’s record?

9) Who holds the record for most wins without a loss on Opening Day?

10) Two players have hit 8 HR on Opening Day. Who are they?

11) What President threw out the first pitch by throwing one in each hand?

12) Ted Williams sucked on Opening Day. True or False?

13) Who has the most Opening Day starts in history and how many did he pitch?

14) How many different pitchers will the Red Sox have used on Opening Day after today?

15) Who won last night?