The nickname bracket, Round 1
After introducing the Field of 64, we now bring the first-round results of our nickname bracket.
We tried to be as arbitrary and illogical as possible.
(Winners in bold)
Baseball Region First Round (1) Stan "The Man" Musial vs. (16) Pepper Martin, "Wild Horse of the Osage" Any time your nickname has more words than your real name you lose.
(8) Hugh "Losing Pitcher" Mulcahy vs. (9) Ted Williams, "The Splendid Splinter"
Hugh only got the higher ...
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