MLB Trivia - 1950s

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This catcher won 3 MVPs, but never won back-to-back
While this catcher also won 3 MVPs including two in a row
This prolific home run hitter won only 1 MVP, in 1957
The Yankees won 6 World Series titles. This franchise won two
This team won 111 games in one year, tops in the majors
The Yanks went to 8 World Series, this manager is the only non-Yankee to manage an AL team in the Series
The Cy Young was given beginning in 1956. Who won the first award?
The NL rookie of the year winners include four Hall of Famers as well as this 1950 winner who played only three full years in MLB
The AL rookie of the year winners produced many all-stars but only one Hall of Fame player. Name him.
He won the triple crown during the '50s
This 38 year old hit .388 in 1957, the highest average during the decade
He won batting titles from 1950-1952 and again in 1957
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Only 1 NLer reached the 50 HR mark during the '50s. Who was he?
This man won the 1951 HR title playing with two different teams
He tied for the AL lead in HRs in 1959, the first of six such titles
He tied for the AL lead in RBIs in 1955, his son and two grandsons played in MLB
His 28 wins in 1952 topped MLB for the decade
In 1955 three pitchers tied for the league lead with 18 wins-Hall of Famers Whitey Ford and Bob Lemon and this Boston player who never won more than 15 except this year
This bespeckled pitcher, known for both his fastball and wildness, led the league in saves in 1958 while with the Yankees
This Hall of Famer lost 22 games in 1957, most in the NL in the decade
Four players homered in 5 straight games. This Hall of Famer was one and he also had one of the great all time catches in the '54 World Series
This player also homered in 5 straight games. He was the batter in the famous catch mentioned above
He won 3 games in the 1957 World Series while pitching for Milwaukee

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