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Trivia Quiz - San Diego Padres Baseball History & Facts

Questions about the San Diego Padres history, players, managers, and records.

Quiz Number: 5536
Date Submitted: September 02, 2015
Quiz Categories: MLB National League West
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 73.6 percent
Times Taken: 75 times
Taken by Registered Users: 1

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1. What are the official team colors of the San Diego Padres?
  A.   purple, teal and silver
  B.   green and yellow
  C.   midnight blue, sand, and white
  D.   red, white and blue

2. Which of the following is a popular nickname of the San Diego Padres?
  A.   The Pads
  B.   The Friars
  C.   The Boys
  D.   both A and B

3. What team defeated the San Diego Padres in the 1984 World Series?
  A.   Cleveland Indians
  B.   Chicago White Sox
  C.   New York Yankees
  D.   Detroit Tigers

4. What is the official mascot of the San Diego Padres?
  A.   Papa Padre
  B.   The Swinging Friar
  C.   Rick
  D.   San Diego Chicken

5. 15× All-Star Tony Gwynn played for the San Diego Padres from 1984–1987, and again from 1989–1999. What was his nickname?
  A.   Rocket Man
  B.   Mr. Padre
  C.   Big Tony
  D.   San Diego Slugger

6. Starting in 1996, the San Diego Padres became the first national sports team to do what?
  A.   have an annual military appreciation event
  B.   have swimming pools for kids to enjoy during the games
  C.   play Pokemon games on the big screen
  D.   none of the above

7. What is the AAA affiliate of the San Diego Padres?
  A.   El Paso Chihuahuas
  B.   Albuquerque Isotopes
  C.   Las Vegas 51s
  D.   Salt Lake Bees

8. In 2004, the San Diego Padres moved into a new stadium. What is the name of it?
  A.   San Diego Stadium
  B.   Qualcomm Stadium
  C.   PETCO Park
  D.   Jack Murphy Stadium

9. What team defeated the San Diego Padres in the 1998 World Series?
  A.   Baltimore Orioles
  B.   New York Yankees
  C.   Boston Red Sox
  D.   Kansas Citry Royals

10. Who did the San Diego Padres name as their manager in 2015?
  A.   Chip Hale
  B.   Dick Williams
  C.   Pat Murphy
  D.   Walt Weiss®    Introduction    Privacy Policy    Conditions of Use    

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