Here the answers to the baseball trivia quiz I posted here yesterday.
1. What Hall of Fame pitcher did Ronald Reagan portray in the film The Winning Team?
Grover Cleveland Alexander
2. Name the last pitcher to win at least 25 games in a season.
Bob Welch won 27 games for the Oakland A's in 1990. Sadly, he passed away suddenly in June 2014.
3. Name the first pitcher to win the Cy Young Award in both leagues.
Gaylord Perry won the AL Cy Young with the Cleveland Indians in 1972 and earned NL Cy Young honors in 1978 while pitching for the San Diego Padres.
4. Who hit the last home run at the old Yankee Stadium?
Back up catcher Jose Molina hit it against the Baltimore Orioles on September 21, 2008.
5. Who is the only catcher to have caught two perfect games?