Sports Quiz / On This Date in MLB History - May 22nd

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This pitcher for the Boston Rustlers set the major league record by losing his 23rd consecutive game, a record that would not be broken until 19931911
St. Louis honored this reigning NL MVP and 6x NL Batting champion second baseman and manager by presenting him with $1,000 in gold and a medal as the National League MVP for 19251926
This 3x All Star and AL home run leading outfielder for the Boston Red Sox was sworn into the United States Navy1942
This 6x All Star and 1977 NL Rookie of the Year outfielder on the Chicago Cubs set a major league record when he was intentionally walked 5 times in one game1990
On this date...May 22ndYear
The Florida Marlins traded this 5x All Star and 1993 NL Rookie of the Year catcher to the New York Mets for Preston Wilson, Ed Yarnall, and Geoff Goetz1998
Arturo Moreno purchased this team from Walt Disney for $184 million2003
This 12x All Star and 7x Silver Slugger winning outfielder on the Cincinnati Reds became the 4th player in major league history to hit 300 home runs for a team and 200 with another2008

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