Other players who were always called by their nicknames include (Larry) Napoleon Lajoie, (Frank) Home Run Baker, (Lewis) Hack Wilson, (Lynnwood) Schoolboy Rowe, (Charles) Gabby Hartnett, (James) Cool Papa Bell, (Charles) Chief Bender, (Mordecai) Three-Finger Brown, (Harold) Peewee Reese, and (Carlton) Pudge Fisk.
Cool Papa Bell
There have been several very cool and understandable nicknames given to players because of their rare talents. They would include Iron Man Joe McGinnity, Ty Cobb the Georgia Peach, Lou the Iron Horse Gehrig, Walter the Big Train Johnson, Frankie Frisch the Fordam Flash, Ted Williams the Splendid Splinter, Phil the Skooter Rizzuto, Stan the Man Musial, Leo the Lip Durocher, Willie Mays the Say Hey Kid, and Reggie Jackson, Mr. October.
Okay, now let's have some fun and use mostly actual birthnames and some nicknames to put together baseball's all animal team.
1B - Moose Skowron
C - Steve Lake
OF - "Gentleman George" Haddock
DH - Mike Carp
Why don't you readers try to come up with your own All __________s teams?