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Baseball trivia - NO GOOGLING

Tue Jun 16, 2009 11:44 pm

OK, 3 pitchers have 100 wins and sub-3.25 ERA for the decade of the 00's. 2 are active, one is not. Name them.
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Re: Baseball trivia - NO GOOGLING

Wed Jun 17, 2009 1:05 am

I really couldn't guess on ERAs, but for the non-active one I'd guess Clemens; the other two would be Randy Johnson and...I don't know. I bet Jamie Moyer has the wins but probably not the ERA. Ditto maybe for Wakefield. Smoltz (and a bunch of other relievers like Rivera) probably has the ERA but doesn't have the wins. Beckett? Peavey? Webb? Nah, probably not. Halladay? Oswalt? Santana? Yeah, I'll go with Santana.
 
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Wed Jun 17, 2009 7:18 am

Santana is one. two to go, one active one not
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Re: Baseball trivia - NO GOOGLING

Wed Jun 17, 2009 7:28 am

Didn't they do this one on Mike and Mike in the Morning last week? If not I think it was something very similar and Santana was on that list also. I'm gonna guess Pedro Martinez but I'm not a big baseball fan and I wasn't paying much attention while listening so I don't know the third, maybe Maddux?
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Re: Baseball trivia - NO GOOGLING

Wed Jun 17, 2009 8:17 am

one for your cubbies here.... Z?

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Re: Baseball trivia - NO GOOGLING

Wed Jun 17, 2009 8:20 am

Roy Halladay & Roger Clemens?
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Wed Jun 17, 2009 8:28 am

Sabathia?
 
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Re: Baseball trivia - NO GOOGLING

Wed Jun 17, 2009 9:56 am

Obsidian wrote:
Didn't they do this one on Mike and Mike in the Morning last week?


Yep, that's where I heard it.

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I'm gonna guess Pedro Martinez


Pedro is the inactive guy. So Santana & Pedro. One more to get, the one that Mike & Mike and me all missed. But, once I heard it I was like "oh yeah....."
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Re: Baseball trivia - NO GOOGLING

Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:00 am

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I really couldn't guess on ERAs, but for the non-active one I'd guess Clemens;

I am 90% sure it's not Clemens - while he played all the way through 2007, he had a couple half-seasons in there, and even when he was full-time for Houston, they didn't score any runs for him.

Since this is probably some sort of timely comparison, I'm going to guess that the inactive pitcher is Glavine.

edit: nevermind, you posted while I was thinking.

Is the third guy Petitte? Zito? I doubt that since both of them have had at least a few 4.00+ ERA seasons...

edit2: I bet I got it - Petitte and Clemens former teammate - Roy Oswalt?
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Re: Baseball trivia - NO GOOGLING

Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:10 am

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edit2: I bet I got it - Petitte and Clemens former teammate - Roy Oswalt?


There you go!

Pedro, Santana and Oswalt. Once they said Oswalt I thought about it and was like "yeah, that makes sense...."

My 3rd guy was Zambrano.
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Re: Baseball trivia - NO GOOGLING

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