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Postby wrveres » Wed May 03, 2006 7:12 pm

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Postby StudentOfTheGame » Wed May 03, 2006 7:41 pm

Roy Oswalt: "The Wizard of Os"

Or simply: "The Wizard"
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Postby twistedude » Wed May 03, 2006 8:03 pm

Tony Mullane...19th century pitcher ... "the Apollo of the Box".

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284 career wins...not too shabby.

(card is from Old Judge set circa 1887)
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Postby DevilDriver » Wed May 03, 2006 8:34 pm

teddy ballgame wrote:
fansmash wrote:waddabout...

El Duque
El Caballo
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Manny... but ManRam is funnier

Don't think that's a nickname. 8-o


Manny is a nickname because his real name is Manuel ;-D
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Postby SOUTHSIDE HITMEN » Wed May 03, 2006 8:42 pm

Lance " One Dawg " Johnson
Sammy " The Panther " Sosa :-b
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Postby The Miner Part 2 » Wed May 03, 2006 8:45 pm

wrveres wrote:Image


wonderful should be in wonderful rainbows. just ask mikey.
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Postby Captain Jack Sparrow » Wed May 03, 2006 8:59 pm

There's a guy on sports radio here in MN that refers to Joe Mauer as "The Baby Jesus" because this kid's supposed to save our franchise.

I laugh every time I hear that one.
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Postby baseball6791 » Wed May 03, 2006 9:36 pm

Shrek
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Postby biju » Wed May 03, 2006 9:56 pm

subie101 wrote:BIG PAPI!


I'm sure all of Boston is going to collectively whine about this but I don't think of David Ortiz when the nickname "Papi" is mentioned...
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