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World Series Quiz Answers

Here are the answers to yesterday's quiz:

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1. The first World Series was played in 1903, with Boston defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates, five games to three.

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2. The St. Louis Cardinals have won the second-most World Series titles, with 10.

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3. Paul Molitor is the only player to get five hits in a World Series game. He went five for six in game one of the 1982 Series, when his Brewers squared off against St. Louis.

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4. The only players to win the World Series MVP award two times are Sandy Koufax (1963 & 1965), Bob Gibson (1964 & 1967) and Reggie Jackson (1973 & 1977).

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5. New York teams have won 35 World Series titles. The Yankees have won 27, the New York Giants five, the Mets two and the Brooklyn Dodgers one.

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