Phillies release nicknames for MLB Players' Weekend

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<p>Who picked the best nickname? By Josh Ellis</p>

Phillies release nicknames for MLB Players' Weekend

Who picked the best nickname? By Josh Ellis

Back for another season, it's MLB Players' Weekend and the Phillies will have a starring role in this year's festivities.

From Aug. 24 to Aug. 26, the Phillies will wear special, more nontraditional uniforms with nicknames on the back. The big difference here is that the Phillies will also play the New York Mets in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, home of the Little League World Series, on Aug. 19 at 7:10 p.m.

From Phillies.com, here's a look at the nicknames the Phillies players will be using this year.

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Jorge Alfaro: "EL OSO"

Victor Arano: "EL WEY"

Jake Arrieta: "SNAKE"

Asdrubal Cabrera: "CHIQUITÍN"

J.P. Crawford: "CRAW"

Austin Davis: "BIG FUDGE"

Enyel De Los Santos: "DE LOS SANTOS"

Seranthony Dominguez: "SIR ANTHONY"

Jerad Eickhoff: "EICK"

Zach Eflin: "EF"

Pedro Florimon: "DON RAMÓN"

Maikel Franco: "COMPA F"

Luis Garcia: "COMPA G"

Cesar Hernandez: "CESITA"

Odubel Herrera: "TORITO"

Rhys Hoskins: "BIG FELLA"

Tommy Hunter: "BIGGER FELLA"

Scott Kingery: "JETPAX"

Andrew Knapp: "KNAPP TIME"

Aaron Loup: "WOLF"

Adam Morgan: "A-MO"

Pat Neshek: "NESHEK"

Aaron Nola: "NOLS"

Roman Quinn: "ROME"

Nick Pivetta: "PIVETTA"

Wilson Ramos: "BUFFALO"

Carlos Santana: "SLAMTANA"

Vince Velasquez: "VICENTE"

Nick Williams: "NICKY DUBS"

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