2020 Members

Mad Dog

 

Name: Donovan

Joined: 2012

Meaning Behind Nickname: Nothing special, taken from a character in 'Back to the Future'

Baseball Experience:  T-ball and one year of coach pitch

Occupation:  Outside sales at Chelsea Lumber

No Show

 

Name: Greg

Joined: 2012

Meaning Behind Nickname: It's a self deprecating nickname I gave myself for missing our first two practices as a team due to work obligations.  Plus, I wanted something unique.

Baseball Experience:  No baseball experience in the last 30 years

Occupation: Owns insurance agency in Plymouth, MI

Swede

 

Name: James

Joined: 2012

Meaning Behind Nickname:  Homage to brilliant yet taciturn Swedish Engineer-inventor grandfather

Baseball Experience:   Little League for two years, Company softball for four years.

Occupation: engineer-accident reconstruction

Buckeye

 

Name: Eric

Joined: 2012

Meaning Behind Nickname: It was my Grandfather's nickname given to him by his high school classmates

Baseball Experience:  High School Baseball, Rec Softball, CoEd Softball, Over 30 Church League Softball

Occupation: Fire Suppression Sales and Engineering Manager

Knees

 

Name: Marc

Joined: 2013

Meaning Behind Nickname: Bad knees for many years, osteoarthritis and knee damage

Baseball Experience:  Played baseball when young in little league and pony league, As adult played fast pitch softball for 30+ years and coached girls fast pitch softball for five years

Occupation: Semi retired but work as director of nonprofit agency dealing with property management and maintenance

Bucko

 

Name: Ben

Joined: 2013

Meaning Behind Nickname: Given to me by my uncle as a kid.

Baseball Experience:  2 years of little league baseball until I started bowling, Played 1 season of softball in 2006.

Occupation: I work as a Powertrain OBD Technician at the Toyota Technical Center

Hogwash

 

Name: Jerry

Joined: 2013

Meaning Behind Nickname: Hybrid of being a Razorback fan and a statistician

Baseball Experience:  Playing and coaching Little League, 20+ years of softball

Occupation:  Statistician

Doughboy

 

Name: Darin

Joined: 2015

Meaning Behind Nickname: I'm a baker at Costco and look young for my age.

Baseball Experience: Little League and JV Baseball

Occupation: Baker

Stick

 

Name: Mark

Joined: 2017

Meaning Behind Nickname: Reference to skinny arms and legs

Baseball Experience: Played baseball in youth leagues.  20+ years slow pitch softball. 15 years coaching youth baseball.

Occupation: Lawyer

Red

 

Name: Chris

Joined: 2017

Meaning Behind Nickname: 

Baseball Experience:  

Occupation:

Bone Shaker

 

Name: David

Joined: 2018

Meaning Behind Nickname: I love to ride bicycles, and the bicycles of the 1860’s were known as Bone Shakers because the wheels used metal strips instead of rubber tires

Baseball Experience: I played little league as a kid and adult rec softball

Occupation: Middle School Science Teacher

Hops

 

Name: Bill

Joined: 2018

Meaning Behind Nickname: Love visiting the many brewpubs in the state and the wide variety of beer. Former homebrewer hoping to start again. Ask me about how India Pale Ales got their name...

Baseball Experience: Sandlot baseball as a kid, coaching t-ball, little league, travel baseball

Occupation: Desktop Support manager at University of Michigan, 21 years

Koval

 

Name: Scott

Joined: 2018

Meaning Behind Nickname: Koval is a whiskey distillery in Chicago and is one of my favorites. To play baseball with no glove, it would probably help to drink some before a game to dull the pain.

Baseball Experience: Started playing when I was 6.  I played amateur baseball into my late 20s.

Occupation: Operations manager at Amazon

Mutt

 

Name: Mitchell

Joined: 2018

Meaning Behind Nickname: A nickname I received at work due to my background of being Native American, German and Scottish

Baseball Experience: Little League 

Occupation: Union Pipefitter

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