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Tuesday, April 7th, 2009

Hot Stove Yankees Catchers Quiz

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See how much you know about all the great (and maybe not-so-great) catchers in Yankees history. The answers will be posted tomorrow.

1. How many Yankee catchers have won the MVP?

2. How many Yankee catchers have won the Rookie of the Year award?

3. In the years between when Elston Howard was a regular and Thurman Munson took over (1967-1969), who caught the most games for the Yanks?

4. Yogi Berra has hit the most career home runs of any Yankee catcher. Who is second?

5. Yogi Berra has played in the most games of any Yankee catcher. Who is second?

6. This catcher played for the Yankees and Red Sox two different times for each team.

7. This catcher caught the most games for the 1927 Yankees.

8. Who was the starting catcher for the Yankees the day after Thurman Munson tragically died?

9. This catcher was traded by Baltimore to New York in a 10-player deal in 1976.

10. This catcher was named to the Sporting News All-Star team in 1980.

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