Q: In the last 30 years, the Chiefs have drafted one player after the fourth round that played in a Pro Bowl for the Chiefs. Who is he?
A: Dante Hall (5th round in 2000; Pro Bowl in 2002-03)
Q: Who was the last team the Royals swept in a season series of at least six games?
A: Baltimore (12-0 in 1988)
Q: Two current American League catchers have caught two no-hitters. Name them?
A: Ryan Hanigan of the Red Sox (Homer Bailey of the Reds in 2012 and 2013) and Drew Butera of the Royals (Francisco Liriano of the Twins in 2011 and Josh Beckett of the Dodgers in 2014)
Q: On this date in 1983, the Royals and Yankees finished “The Pine Tar Game”. Who was the only Royal to bat on this day?
A: Hal McRae, who struck out
Q: The Reds' first game ever in Kansas City was part of a doubleheader. Why did that happen?
A: Power outage at Kauffman Stadium blew out the lights along the left field line
Q: Who is the only player with twelve Gold Gloves and four batting titles?
A: Roberto Clemente (Born on this date in 1934)
Q: Twenty-five years ago today, Carlton Fisk broke Johnny Bench’s record for career home runs by a catcher. Who’s record did Bench break?
A: Yogi Berra at 306 (Bench passed him on July 15, 1980)
Q: Eric Hosmer is the third Royal ever to drive in a run in ten straight games. Who are the other two?
A: Mike Sweeney (13 in 1999); Frank White (10 in 1983)
Q: Mack Lee Hill would have been 75 today. The Mack Lee Hill Award goes to the Chiefs’ top rookie. How many winners have gone on to the Pro Football Hall of Fame?
A: Three (Will Shields, Derrick Thomas, Jan Stenerud)
Q: Who is the only Hall of Famer from Prairie View A&M?
A: Ken Houston
Q: Only two eligible players have reached both 2700 hits and 300 stolen bases and failed to be elected to the Hall of Fame: Barry Bonds and whom?
A: Vada Pinson
Q: Christian Okoye retired as the Chiefs’ career rushing leader. Who’s record did he break?
A: Ed Podolak
Q: On this date in 1981, Pete Rose passed Stan Musial for most career hits in the National League. Who is third on that list?
A: Hank Aaron with 3600
Q: Frank Gifford’s 14 touchdown passes are the most ever for a non-quarterback. Who was the last non-QB to throw a TD pass for the Chiefs?
A: Mark Bradley (to Tyler Thigpen vs. TB in 2008)
Q: Cleveland pitching has logged 41 games with at least 10 strikeouts this year. What team holds the MLB record for 10-K games?
A: Cleveland in 2014 (72)
Q: Who currently holds the career record for pinch-hit home runs?
A: Matt Stairs with 23
Q: Among hitters with at least 40 at bats against Justin Verlander, Sal Perez has the highest batting average at .474. Who is second?
A: Billy Butler (.405 in 94 at bats)
Q: Who was the last first-round draft pick of the Kansas City Kings?
A: Otis Thorpe (#9 in 1984)