Paul Bunyan Trophy

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What is college football’s Paul Bunyan Trophy?

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The Paul Bunyan Trophy goes annually to the winner of the Michigan Michigan State football game.

Scored First Major League Run

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Who is credited with scoring the first run in Major League Baseball history?

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Wes Fisler is credited with scoring Major League Baseball’s first run on April 22, 1876 while playing for the Philadelphia Athletics. 1876 was the last year of existence for the Philadelphia Athletics.

First Signature on Louisville Slugger

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Who was the first major league baseball player to have their signature branded into a Louisville Slugger Bat?

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In 1905, Honus Wagner was the first major league baseball player to have his name branded into a Louisville Slugger bat.

First NFL Player to Rush for 2,000 Yards

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Who was the first NFL player to rush for 2,000 yards in a season?

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In 1973 O.J. Simpson of the Buffalo Bills rushed for 2,003 yards to become the first player to rush for 2,000 yards in a season.

Famous Baseball Quote Baseball & Golf

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Who said: “It took me seventeen years to get to 3,000 hits in baseball. I did it in one afternoon at the golf course.”?

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That gem, which any golfer can appreciate, was uttered by none other than “Hammerin'” Hank Aaron.

Top Three Grand Slam Home Run Leaders

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Name the top three all-time leaders in grand slam home runs.

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The top three all-time leaders in grand slam home runs are:

1. Alex Rodriguez (still active as of this writing): 25
2. Lou Gehrig: 23
3. Manny Ramirez: 21

Most Yards Rushing in a Monday Night Football Game

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Who holds the record for the most yards rushing in a Monday Night Football game?

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On November 30, 1987 Bo Jackson of the Los Angeles Raiders ran for 221 yards against Seattle to set the Monday Night Football single game rushing record.

First Members of the 500 Home Run Club

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David Ortiz is the latest member of the 500 home run club – MLB ballplayers who have hit 500 or more home runs. Who were the first three members of the 500 home run club?

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The first three members of the 500 home run club were:

1. Babe Ruth – August 11, 1929
2. Jimmie Foxx – September 24, 1940
3. Mell Ott – August 1, 1945