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Reviewing OTM Player Nicknames

With Opening Day around the corner, it's a good time to look over the OTM nicknames. If you're a newer user on this webzone you might be interested in finding out who "Magikarp", "Shanf", or even "Baby Oil" are. Hopefully this compilation will clear some things up and provide a record for the upcoming season.

Current Players

Pitchers:

Alex Wilson: A&W

Andrew Miller: Miller Time, Sloth

Brandon Workman: Random Barn Wonk (anagram)

Burke Badenhop: The Hopper

Chris Capuano: Anarchic Soup (anagram)

Clay Buchholz: Buch, Buckles

Craig Breslow: The Left Hand

Drake Britton: Great Britton/Britain, Hate the Drake

Edward Mujica: Mujican Sun, Mookie

Felix Doubront: Doubie

Jake Peavy: Hawkeye, Jeremy Renner's evil twin

John Lackey: Horseface

Junichi Tazawa: Taz

Koji Uehara: Koji Savior

Rubby De La Rosa: RDLR

Hitters:

A.J. Pierzynski: Placeholder, Blackhole

Brock Holt: Brock Holt! \O/

Bryce Brentz: [Insert gun pun here], Bryce the Kid

Daniel Nava: Navalicious

David Ortiz: Big Papi, Large Father

David Ross: Old Man Ross

Dustin Pedroia: Pedey, The Laser Show, Small Father, Muddy Chicken, Tito's Homeboy

Garin Cecchini: Cheech

Grady Sizemore: Grady Train

Jackie Bradley Jr: JBJ

Jonathan Herrera: Scrappy Doo (Colorado Nickname)

Jonny Gomes: Ironsides, Lawn Gomes

Mike Carp: Magikarp

Mike Napoli: Nap, Baby Oil

Shane Victorino: Shanf, The Flyin Hawaiian

Will Middlebrooks: WMB, Wild Bedroom Skill (anagram)

Xander Bogaerts: Bogey, X-Man

Former Players/Other

Alfredo Aceves: The Aceves, Satan Eyes

Stephen Drew: Uncle Dirt

Jacoby Ellsbury: Ells, Tacoby

Jarrod Saltalamacchia: Salty, Saltasaurus

Those In Need:

Allen Webster

Christian Vasquez

Jon Lester

This list is by no means exhaustive. Feel free to share what you've come up with on your own, fill in some blanks or make corrections in the comments below.

(Also, consider checking out the OTM Glossary or asking around for additional clarification)

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