Sports MN Quiz: Who has more World Series rings -- Kent Hrbek or Alex Rodriguez?

One is a kid from Bloomington who retired early. The other is seen as a post-season bust by many Yankee fans. Who has more title rings? The answer may surprise you. For the answer, click on the headline above.
Author:
Updated:
Original:

Herbie has two (1987 and 1991), A-Rod has one (2009).

Next Up

Marijuana, cannabis

Minnesota legal marijuana bill headed for House vote for first time ever

The bill passed the House Ways and Means Committee on Friday.

Douglas Schroeder

Appeal to find 59-year-old man missing from Edina

Douglas Schroeder was last seen on Thursday.

Ambulance Hennepin Healthcare

Woman found fatally shot in downtown parking ramp

It happened on 9th Street South between LaSalle and Hennepin.

duluth police department

Woman critical after Duluth stabbing, man suffers broken leg

Police have released sparse details about the incident.

Screen Shot 2021-05-08 at 10.01.38 PM

Police: Man, 20, killed his older sister in Chanhassen

Police found the 25-year-old woman dead from gunshot wounds.

Kirill Kaprizov

Kaprizov's playmaking, Rask's OT winner on display against Ducks

The Wild superstar had a pair of assists in a 4-3 victory.

Tyler Duffey

Twins offense, bullpen continue to struggle against Tigers

The Tigers scored five runs in the seventh inning in a 7-3 defeat.

ambulance

Early Saturday crash leaves 2 kids, 1 adult dead in Maple Grove

The crash happened just before 7 a.m. Saturday.

State Patrol

State Patrol reports 2 fatal crashes on Friday in Minnesota

The first incident happened in Austin Township, and the second happened in Birch Lake Township.

motorcycle

Deaths on Minnesota roads in 2021 at highest level in more than a decade

There have been a total of eight motorcyclist fatalities on Minnesota roads this year.

Related

Sports MN Quiz: In 1981, what was Kent Hrbek's jersey number?

There's a lot you can learn while drowning your sorrows in Hrbek's bar at Target Field as the Twins are getting pasted by the Royals. Such as, what number did Big Herbie wear in 1981? It wasn't No. 14. For the answers, click on the headline above.

Sports MN Quiz: Which pitcher gave up Kent Hrbek's 1987 Game 6 grand slam?

The 1987 World Series featured Kent Hrbek's greatest moment, when he hit a grand slam in Game 6 against the St. Louis Cardials to put the game out of reach, setting up a Game 7. Who did he hit it against? For the answer, click on the headline above.

Sports MN Quiz: Who batted cleanup for the Twins in Game 1 of the 2003 Division series vs. New York?

In 2003, the Yankees curse over the Twins took hold in the ALDS, when New York outgunned Minnesota to win that series three games to one. In that first game, can you name the Twins player who batted cleanup? For the answer, click on the headline above.

Sports MN Quiz: Who is the Vikings' career sack leader?

Jared Allen has the single-season record for sacks as a Viking, but who holds the Vikings' career sack title? For the answer, click on the headline above.

Besides Kent Hrbek, which Twin homered in Game 6 of the 1987 World Series?

On Oct. 24, 1987, Twins first baseman Kent Hrbek hit a grand slam in Game 6 of the World Series against St. Louis to help tie this Fall Classic at three games apiece. Which Twin also hit a huge homer in the winning cause? A) Kirby Puckett B) Don Baylor C) Dan Gladden For the answer (you know the answer, come on!), click on the headline above...

Sports MN Quiz: Who is the only Gopher to win the Heisman Trophy?

Just one player in maroon and gold won college football's most coveted trophy. Who was it, and when? For the answer, click on the headline above.

Sports MN Quiz: Who was the last starting goalie for the Minnesota North Stars?

In the North Stars' last season in Minnesota, who started in goals? Hint: He was a Campbell Conference All-Star in 1993. For the answer, click the headline above.

Sports MN Quiz: Who led the Wild in scoring in the team's inaugural season?

Marion Gaborik played 71 games at right wing for the Wild in 2000-01, but he was second in points for the team for season. Who had more points? For the answer, click on the headline above.