Touchdown Worth 6 Points

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What was the first season that a touchdown was worth 6 points?

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From 1892 to 1898, a touchdown was worth 4 points. From 1898 to 1911, a touchdown was worth 5 points. Starting with the 1912 season, a touchdown was worth 6 points.

NFL’s First Night Game

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When was the NFL’s first night game played?

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The first night game in NFL history was played on November 6, 1929 between the Providence Steam Rollers and the Chicago Cardinals. It was a makeup for a rained out game and was played at Kinsley Park Stadium in Providence, Rhode Island.

Tiger Woods 1st PGA Championship

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When and where did Tiger Woods win his first PGA Championship?

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Tiger Woods won his first PGA Championship at the Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 in Medinah, IL in 1999 with an 11 under par 277.

No Hitter & 2 Home Runs

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Who was the first major league pitcher to hit two home runs in the same game while throwing a no-hitter?

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On June 23, 1971, Rick Wise of the Philadelphia Phillies no hit the Cincinnati Reds while hitting two home runs (a 2 run shot in the 5th and a solo shot in the 8th). Wise accounted for 3 of the Phillies 4 runs as the Phillies blanked the Reds 4-0 on his 9 inning, no hit, 1 walk, 3 strikeout performance.

President Watching from the Dugout

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Who was the first President of the United States to watch a Major League Baseball game from the dugout?

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President Ronald Reagan was the first President of the United States to watch a Major League Baseball game from the dugout.

Lowest Single Season ERA

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Which Hall-of-Fame pitcher compiled the lowest single-season earned run average (ERA) for anyone pitching 300 or more innings?

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National Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Gibson finished the 1968 season with a 1.12 ERA over 304.7 innings pitched. This figure, which for much of the 1968 season had held below 1.00, became the lowest ERA among pitchers who pitched 300 innings.

Rugby in the Olympics

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When was Rugby first in the Olympics?

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Rugby Union (15 players per team) has been in the Olympics four times in 1900 (Paris), 1908 (London), 1920 (Antwerp) and 1924 (Paris). Rugby sevens (7 players per team) has been in the Olympics once in 2016 (Rio de Janeiro).

Golf in the Olympics

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When has golf been an Olympic sport?

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Golf has to date been in the Olympics three times:

  1. 1900 in Paris
  2. 1904 in St. Louis
  3. 2016 in Rio de Janeiro

First Olympics for Beach Volleyball

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In what Olympics did beach volleyball makes its debut?

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Beach volleyball first became a summer Olympic sport in the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. In that first year of beach volleyball at the Olympics the United States men and the Brazilian women won the gold medals.