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Baseball Player Name of the Week
Posted By Emma Span On November 30, 2010 @ 12:07 pm In Emma Span,Player Name of the Week | Comments Disabled
It was going to be Firpo Marberry . Not a lost Marx brother, but an old Senators pitcher, with a catchy nickname he earned by scowling like intimidating boxer Luis Angel Firpo . But then I scoped out his teammates… and I am compelled to award this week’s Player Name of the Week to an entire team:
Featuring, in addition to Firpo, and to impressive but less excellently named players like Walter Johnson:
They just don’t build ‘em like this anymore. It must’ve been like playing Walter Johnson and the Seven Dwarves. Doc! Pinky! Muddy!
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URLs in this post:
 Firpo Marberry: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Firpo_Marberry
 Luis Angel Firpo: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luis_Firpo
 The 1923 Washington Senators: http://www.baseball-reference.com/teams/WSH/1923.shtml
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