Reading Baseball: Nicknames

May 18, 2015

A national publication is out with its list of top ten nicknames in baseball history. In his latest edition of Reading Baseball, Pete Peterson shares some of his favorites, including a group of St. Louis Cardinal players who made their mark about 80 years ago.
 

Reading Baseball is a series of original essays and commentaries by Richard "Pete" Peterson, the author of Pops: The Willie Stargell Story and Growing Up With Clemente.