Braves Unveil Player’s Nickname Jerseys

Dansby Swanson/Ozzie Albies (AJC)

Braves release nicknames on jerseys for series in August

The Player’s Weekend in MLB was a hit last year with the player’s nicknames on the back of the jerseys. So for that reason, MLB has decided to bring back the nicknames for series between August 24th and August 26th. The Braves will wear their navy blue and red alternate jerseys that weekend. The players and their nicknames are listed below, some are very creative!

  • Ronald Acuna Jr.: “SABANERO SOY”
  • Ozzie Albies: “PUCHI”
  • Jesse Biddle: “JB”
  • Brad Brach: “B-RAD”
  • Johan Camargo: “JC”
  • Shane Carle: “SHUGGA”
  • Charlie Culberson: “CULBY”
  • Adam Duvall: “DUVY”
  • Ryan Flaherty: “FLASH”
  • Tyler Flowers: “MMBB”
  • Mike Foltynewicz: “FOLTY”
  • Freddie Freeman: “ANDREW”
  • Sam Freeman: “FREEZY”
  • Max Fried: “MAXIMUS”
  • Kevin Gausman: “GAUSY”
  • Ender Inciarte: “GAME ENDER”
  • Luke Jackson: “SKYWALKER”
  • Nick Markakis: “TTT”
  • Brandon McCarthy: “MAC”
  • A.J. Minter: “MINT”
  • Sean Newcomb: “NEWK”
  • Wes Parsons: “PARSONS”
  • Jose Ramirez: “RAMIREZ”
  • Anibal Sanchez: “ALEJO”
  • Mike Soroka: “ROCK”
  • Kurt Suzuki: “ZUK”
  • Dansby Swanson: “DANS”
  • Julio Teheran: “EL CABALLO DE OLAYA”
  • Jonny Venters: “JV”
  • Arodys Vizcaino: “ARODYS”
  • Dan Winkler: “WINK”

So there you have it! Make sure to catch Puchi, Game Ender, Culby, Andrew, Zuk, and others during players weekend on August 24th!


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