Discussion

The Turk Awards

Updated: October 9, 2010, 9:42 PM ET
By Tristan H. Cockcroft | ESPN.com

Baseball is a game of nicknames: Shoeless Joe, The Splendid Splinter, Hammerin' Hank, Joltin' Joe, Big Train, Charlie Hustle, The Sultan of Swat (in case you were wondering where that @SultanofStat Twitter name came from), Stan the Man, The Wizard of Oz, The Big Unit, Mr. October … the list goes on and on.

So, I guess it's only fitting that even I, as a baseball writer, was assigned a nickname back in the summer of 2005.

My faithful readers might be well aware of ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

FANTASY TOP HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM