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Postby Ry-Guy » Thu Apr 01, 2004 6:14 pm

Jason Giambi - The Giambino
Keith Foulke - The Incredible Foulke
Ken Griffey Jr, - The Kid or Junior
Sammy Sosa - Sammy "Say it ain't Sosa" or Slammin' Sammy
Jeff Bagwell - Bag Pipes
Jose Mesa - was Senior Smoke, now just Joe Table
Adam Dunn - teammates call him the Big Donkey
Sean Casey - The Mayor
Jeff Conine - Conine the Barbarian

If Austin Kearns changes his # to 47 he'll be A.K.47
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Postby LBJackal » Thu Apr 01, 2004 6:18 pm

Actually Coco is his nickname. His real name is Covelli. And Milton Bradley is Game Boy. :-D
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Postby Jack-In-A-Box » Thu Apr 01, 2004 6:24 pm

I dont know if this follows the same line of thinking, but the King of nickname making is Chris Berman. He comes up with some great ones.

Some that i can think of off the top of my head..

Albert Winnie the Pujols
Al Bud Leiter
Jim My Thome Aches
Scott Rockin Rolen
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Postby matmat » Thu Apr 01, 2004 6:33 pm

LBJackal wrote:Hakuna Tejada :-D Aahhahahaha never heard him called that. That's hilarious!!!

Others are:
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Sidney Ponson - Sir Shrek
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that's friggin hilarious. It fits so nicely. .. . .

have any of you seen some of the yeti sports pages (whacking penguins and all that?) well... if Johnny Damon were albino he'd look just like one of 'em yetis...
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Postby eftda » Thu Apr 01, 2004 6:37 pm

Guardado = Everyday Eddie


thats my fav ;-D
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Postby Guest » Thu Apr 01, 2004 8:14 pm

E Durazo = Ruby Du
Bobby Abreu = Babs
Alfonzo = Fonzie

Andy.....you never knew Brian Giles = The Blue Gorilla?? That's one of my favourites, he's definitely a beast.
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Postby kaz » Thu Apr 01, 2004 8:47 pm

Mariano Rivera - Mo
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Postby AcidRock23 » Thu Apr 01, 2004 8:59 pm

For some reason, whenever nicknames come up, the first thing that pops into my head is 'The Splendid Splinter'...
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Postby jumpman8288 » Thu Apr 01, 2004 9:11 pm

George Herman Ruth

The Babe
The Bambino
The Great Bambino
The Sultan of Swat
The Colossus of Clout

Others

Joe D.- Joltin' Joe, The Clipper
Phil Rizzuto- Scooter
Mickey Mantle- The Mick, The Commerce Comet, The Switcher
Don Mattingly- Donnie Baseball
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Postby matmat » Thu Apr 01, 2004 9:13 pm

catfish

mad hungarian? (is that right?)

whitey

the big bully sausage (randall simon)
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