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1) Who holds the record for the most home runs in a single MLB season?

2) Who is the only player in NBA history to have won both the MVP award and the Defensive Player of the Year award in the same season?

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Today in Sports History 

  • 1943 - Joe Cronin (Boston Red Sox) pinch hit a home run in both games of a doubleheader against the Philadelphia A's.


  • 1960 - Ted Williams hit his 500th career home run.


  • 1971 - Don Kessinger (Chicago Cubs) went 6-6 against St. Louis.


  • 1976 - It was announced that the NBA and ABA would merge.


  • 1990 - Harry Gant became the oldest driver to win a NASCAR race.


  • 1994 - O.J. Simpson drove his Ford Bronco across Los Angeles with police in pursuit and millions of people watching live on television. After the slow speed chase ended Simpson was arrested and charged with the murders of Nicole Simpson and Ronald Goldman.


  • 1995 - The New Jersey Devils set an NHL playoff record with nine road wins.


  • 2012 - Dale Earnhardt Jr. won at the Michigan International Speedway. It was his first win in four years and 143 races.


Today’s Famous Sports Quote

James Thomas Anthony Valvano, nicknamed Jimmy V, was an American college basketball player, coach, and broadcaster. While the head coach at NC State, his team won the 1983 NCAA Division I men's basketball title against improbable odds


Valvano is also remembered for an inspirational and memorable speech delivered at the 1993 ESPY Awards while terminally ill with cancer. Valvano implored the audience to laugh, think, and cry each day, He gave the speech less than two months before his death


Born: March 10, 1946, Queens, New York, NY

Died: April 28, 1993 (age 47 years), Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC


I asked a ref if he could give me a technical foul for thinking bad things about him. He said, of course not. I said, well, I think you stink. And he gave me a technical. You can't trust em.

Jim Valvano

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TODAY'S SPORTS TRIVIA QUESTIONS

QUESTIONS

1) Who holds the record for the most home runs in a single MLB season?

2) Who is the only player in NBA history to have won both the MVP award and the Defensive Player of the Year award in the same season?

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