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Mets-Cubs 1969 Quiz Answers

Here are the answers to yesterday's quiz:

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1. Jim Hickman, who played for the New York Mets from 1962 to '66, was one of four Chicago Cubs to hit more than 20 home runs (Ernie Banks, Ron Santo and Billy Williams were the other three).

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2. Jimmy Qualls broke up Tom Seaver's perfect game with one out in the ninth inning on July 9, 1969.

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3. Oscar Gamble got his first major league at bat while playing for the Cubs in '69. He appeared in 24 games for Chicago before being traded to the Phillies after the season.

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4. Todd Hundley's father, Randy, was the catcher for the 1969 Cubs.

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5. The Mets won the NL East by eight games over the Cubs. The Mets finished with a 100-62 record, while the Cubs were 92-70.

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