Tuesday Trivia
Johanna's View
by Johanna Wagner
Tuesday Trivia
This post was written by Johanna Wagner on April 21, 2009
Posted Under: Johanna's View

Justin Masterson, pitcher for the Red Sox came in yesterday for a spot start in place of Dice-K Matsuzaka who is rehabbing (or pehaps just spring training) his arm.  Masterson is a pitcher I have really liked for a long time, he throws hard and steps up in big spots.  Is he consistant? Not yet, and not anymore than most pitcher his age and with his experience.  He can touch 98, as he did, but doesn’t have to throw that hard to get batters out.  He can start, but could also be a closer on teams that don’t have Jonathan Paplebon.   Nick Carfardo can tell you more about yesterday’s game, but I wanted to at least mention Masterson’s performance since our prize today is something perfect for anyone who has enjoyed a game at Fenway park.

The ball from TDC games is a cool souvenir to remind you of your visits to Fenway, be they ones already made or ones still to come.  TDC makes an series of these ball, several of which we will be offering up as prizes, but just a reminder, if you win once from TDC, including the puzzle last week, you are not eligible to win another prize from that sponsor in the next 6 months.  To win, simply leave your answer in the comments section below, if you are the first to get it right, you will be contacted as to where to sent the ball.

Fenway Park Unforget-a-ball from TBC games

Fenway Park Unforget-a-ball from TDC games

Here is the question:  Who was the last Red Sox pitcher to lead his team in wins the year after he led his team in saves?

Good Luck!

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Reader Comments

Tuesday Trivia - Is it Luis Tiant?

Written By Laura McKone on April 21st, 2009 @ 9:33 pm

Derek Lowe

Written By Ben Johnson on April 21st, 2009 @ 9:37 pm

Bob Stanley?

Written By Chris Keady on April 21st, 2009 @ 10:07 pm

Let’s go with Ike Delock 1957 and 1958!

Written By Ed McKone on April 21st, 2009 @ 11:00 pm

Ben Johnson gets it right! Derek Lowe lead the Sox with 24 saves in 2001, and won 21 games, 1 more than Pedro Martinez, in 2002. Nicely done!

Written By Johanna Wagner on April 22nd, 2009 @ 8:22 am

And I’m a Yankee Fan! My wife, who is a Red Sox fan will enjoy the ball immensely!

Written By Ben Johnson on April 22nd, 2009 @ 12:02 pm

Oil can boyd

Written By Terry on March 26th, 2011 @ 11:39 pm

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