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Flashcards in MLB Nicknames Deck (140):
1

Hank Aaron

"Hammer," "Hammerin' Hank"

2

Grover Cleveland

"Old Pete"

3

Johnny Bench

"Little General"

4

Lawrence Berra

"Yogi"

5

Wade Boggs

"Chicken Man"

6

Lou Brock

"The Franchise"

7

Steve Carlton

"Lefty"

8

Roberto Clemente

"Arriba," "Bob"

9

Ty Cobb

"The Georgia Peach"

10

Joe DiMaggio

"The Yankee Clipper," "Joltin' Joe"

11

Don Drysdale

"Big D"

12

Bob Feller

"Rapid Robert," "The Heater from Van Meter"

13

Carlton Fisk

"Pudge"

14

Edward Ford

"Whitey," "The Chairman of the Board," "Slick"

15

Frankie Frisch

"The Fordham Flash"

16

Lou Gehrig

"The Iron Horse"

17

Reggie Jackson

"Mr. October"

18

Travis Jackson

"Stonewall"

19

Cal Ripken, Jr.

"Iron Man"

20

Phil Rizzuto

"Scooter"

21

"Hammer," "Hammerin' Hank"

Hank Aaron

22

"Old Pete"

Grover Cleveland

23

"Little General"

Johnny Bench

24

"Yogi"

Lawrence Berra

25

"Chicken Man"

Wade Boggs

26

"The Franchise"

Lou Brock

27

"Lefty"

Steve Carlton

28

"Arriba," "Bob"

Roberto Clemente

29

"The Georgia Peach"

Ty Cobb

30

"The Yankee Clipper," "Joltin' Joe"

Joe DiMaggio

31

"Big D"

Don Drysdale

32

"Rapid Robert," "The Heater from Van Meter"

Bob Feller

33

"Pudge"

Carlton Fisk

34

"Whitey," "The Chairman of the Board," "Slick"

Edward Ford

35

"The Fordham Flash"

Frankie Frisch

36

"The Iron Horse"

Lou Gehrig

37

"Mr. October"

Reggie Jackson

38

"Stonewall"

Travis Jackson

39

"Iron Man"

Cal Ripken, Jr.

40

"Scooter"

Phil Rizzuto

41

George Herman Ruth, Jr.

"Babe," "The Bambino," "Sultan of Swat," "Colossus of Clout"

42

Nolan Ryan

"The Ryan Express"

43

Mike Schmidt

"Schmidty"

44

Tom Seaver

"Tom Terrific," "The Franchise"

45

Don Sutton

"Black & Decker"

46

Ted Williams

"Kid," "Thumper," "Teddy Ballgame," "The Spendid Splinter"

47

George Maddux

"Mad Dog"

48

Roger Clemens

"The Rocket"

49

Daisuke Matsusaka

"Dice-K"

50

David Ortiz

"Big Papi"

51

Jonnie Baker, Jr.

"Dusty"

52

Vincent Edward Jackson

"Bo"

53

Joe Jackson

"Shoeless Joe"

54

George Metkovich

"Catfish"

55

Frank Thomas

"Big Hurt"

56

David Wells

"Boomer"

57

Orel Hershiser

"Bulldog"

58

Cecil Fielder

"Big Daddy"

59

Lance Berkman

"Big Puma," "Fat Elvis"

60

Randy Johnson

"Big Unit"

61

"Babe," "The Bambino," "Sultan of Swat," "Colossus of Clout"

George Herman Ruth, Jr.

62

"The Ryan Express"

Nolan Ryan

63

"Schmidty"

Mike Schmidt

64

"Tom Terrific," "The Franchise"

Tom Seaver

65

"Black & Decker"

Don Sutton

66

"Kid," "Thumper," "Teddy Ballgame," "The Spendid Splinter"

Ted Williams

67

"Mad Dog"

Greg Maddux

68

"The Rocket"

Roger Clemens

69

"Dice-K"

Daisuke Matsusaka

70

"Big Papi"

David Ortiz

71

"Dusty"

Jonnie Baker, Jr.

72

"Bo"

Vincent Edward Jackson

73

"Shoeless Joe"

Joe Jackson

74

"Catfish"

George Metkovich

75

"Big Hurt"

Frank Thomas

76

"Boomer"

David Wells

77

"Bulldog"

Orel Hershiser

78

"Big Daddy"

Cecil Fielder

79

"Big Puma," "Fat Elvis"

Lance Berkman

80

"Big Unit"

Randy Johnson

81

Johnny Damon

"The Caveman," "Judas"

82

Tom Gordon

"Flash"

83

Joakim Soria

"The Mexicutioner"

84

Don Baylor

"Groove," "The Sneak Thief"

85

Charles Theodore Davis

"Chili," "Chili Bowl"

86

Harold Reese

"Pee Wee"

87

Torii Hunter

"Spiderman"

88

Lenny Dykstra

"Nails," "The Dude"

89

Willie Mays

"The Say-Hey Kid"

90

Orlando Hernandez

"El Duque"

91

Lee Mazzilli

"The Italian Stallion"

92

Mike Piazza

"Pizza Man"

93

Francisco Rodriguez

"K-Rod"

94

Derek Jeter

"Mr. November," "Captain Clutch"

95

Don Mattingly

"Donnie Baseball"

96

Mickey Mantle

"The Mick," "The Commerce Comet," "Muscles"

97

Alex Rodriguez

"A-Rod"

98

Melky Cabrera

"The Melk Man," "Leche"

99

Mariano Rivera

"The Sandman," "Mo"

100

Rickey Henderson

"Man of Steal"

101

Roy Halladay

"Doc"

102

Garry Maddox

"The Secretary of Defense"

103

Jimmy Rollins

"J-Roll," "Wishlist"

104

Shane Victorino

"The Flyin' Hawaiin," "The Maui Wowie"

105

Stan Musial

"Stan the Man"

106

Ozzie Smith

"The Wizard of Oz"

107

Tim Lincecum

"The Freak"

108

Lou Piniella

"Sweet Lou"

109

Jose Canseco

"Parkway Joe," "The Chemist"

110

Nick Markakis

"Nick the Stick"

111

"The Caveman," "Judas"

Johnny Damon

112

"Flash"

Tom Gordon

113

"The Mexicutioner"

Joakim Soria

114

"Groove," "The Sneak Thief"

Don Baylor

115

"Chili," "Chili Bowl"

Charles Theodore Davis

116

"Pee Wee"

Harold Reese

117

"Spiderman"

Torii Hunter

118

"Nails," "The Dude"

Lenny Dykstra

119

"The Say-Hey Kid"

Willie Mays

120

"El Duque"

Orlando Hernandez

121

"The Italian Stallion"

Lee Mazzilli

122

"Pizza Man"

Mike Piazza

123

"K-Rod"

Francisco Rodriguez

124

"Mr. November," "Captain Clutch"

Derek Jeter

125

"Donnie Baseball"

Don Mattingly

126

"The Mick," "The Commerce Comet," "Muscles"

Mickey Mantle

127

"A-Rod"

Alex Rodriguez

128

"The Melk Man," "Leche"

Melky Cabrera

129

"The Sandman," "Mo"

Mariano Rivera

130

"Man of Steal"

Rickey Henderson

131

"Doc"

Roy Halladay

132

"The Secretary of Defense"

Garry Maddox

133

"J-Roll," "Wishlist"

Jimmy Rollins

134

"The Flyin' Hawaiin," "The Maui Wowie"

Shane Victorino

135

"Stan the Man"

Stan Musial

136

"The Wizard of Oz"

Ozzie Smith

137

"The Freak"

Tim Lincecum

138

"Sweet Lou"

Lou Piniella

139

"Parkway Joe," "The Chemist"

Jose Canseco

140

"Nick the Stick"

Nick Markakis