I'm not a sports follower for the most part, save the NBA finals and getting caught up in some local football now that I live in Texas, but today John pointed out this site which really made me laugh. He was talking about it spurred on by a column in today's Statesman about how there are no nicknames in sports anymore. Apparently, this broadcaster Chris Berman (ESPN) has been making an effort for years. Here are a few favorites but it's worth checking out the entire list.
ReneKookArocha JesseBelly Up to theBarfield Bobby Bad to the Bonilla Jeff Dedmon Don't Wear Plaid AJ Touchy Feeley Jay See Me Feeley