This one is hilarious! Poor Double X and Collins actually make for "good" Spice Girl names!!!
C- Yogi Berra (Yogi Spice)
1B- Jimmie Foxx (Foxxy Spice)
2B- Eddie Collins (Cocky Spice)
LF- Carl Yastrzemski (Yaz Spice, as in "Yeah Spice" said quickly)
CF- Mickey Mantle (Mickey Spice)
RF- Reggie Jackson (October Spice)
DH- Jim Bottomley (Sunny Spice)
BN- Arlie Latham (Fresh Spice)
BN- Pepper Martin (Pepper Spice)
SP- Dazzy Vance (Dazzy Spice)
SP- Jim Kaat (Kitty Spice)
SP- Dizzy Dean (Dizzy Spice)
"It ain't braggin' if you can do it!" Dizzy Dean
Dunc and I had decided that Carp was going to start. But just to make sure, I called Dunc later that morning and said, "Let's discuss the alternatives." He said, "Carp's pitching." And he hung up on me. Tony LaRussa talking about the decision to go with Chris Carpenter before Game 7 of the 2011 World Series.