This Day in Sports (August 10)

Can you answer these multiple choice questions about sports events that happened on August 10th?
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1. 1934: This Boston Brave announced that the 1934 season will be the final season of his career.
Babe Ruth
Hank Aaron
Willie Mays
Walter Johnson
2. 1972: Lasse Virén wins the Olympic gold in the 5k. What country was he from?
Vietnam
Mexico
Finland
South Africa
3. 1981: Pete Rose breaks this players all-time National League hit record.
Jimmie Foxx
Ted Williams
Stan Musial
Mickey Mantle
4. 1981: This Oriole, whose father was also a great MLB player, makes his debut.
Ken Griffey Jr.
Cal Ripken Jr.
Tony Gwynn
Rickey Henderson
5. 1985: Uno Lindstron of Sweden juggles a soccer ball this far (miles).
3.25
6.45
10.01
13.11
6. 1996: This country beats South Africa in the first ever Tri-Nations Rugby Series with an unbeaten record.
France
India
Australia
New Zealand
7. 1997: The Braves sign this player for a 5 year, $575 million dollar contract.
Greg Maddux
Chipper Jones
Tom Glavine
John Smoltz
8. 2012: All-Star Dwight Howard is traded from the NBA’s Orlando Magic to this team.
Houston Rockets
Charlotte Bobcats
Los Angeles Lakers
Washington Wizards
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