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Nicknames Braves players will wear on Player’s Weekend

Major league players will wear customized jerseys with their nicknames on the back for this year’s for MLB’s Player’s Weekend on Aug. 25-27. 

Each Atlanta Braves player will customize their jersey for the three-game weekend series against the Colorado Rockies.

After Player’s Weekend, the game-worn jerseys will be auctioned on MLB.com with the proceeds benefiting the MLB-MLBPA Youth Development Foundation.

Here are a few of the Braves nicknames that will be seen during Player’s Weekend:

  • Freddie Freeman: “Freddie”
  • Kurt Suzuki: “Zuk”
  • Lane Adams: “LA Swiftness”
  • Sam Freeman: “Freezy”
  • Tyler Flowers: “Flow”
  • Ender Inciarte: “Ender”
  • Brandon Phillips: “Dat Dude”
  • Julio Teheran: “JT”
  • Nick Markakis: “TTT”
  • Matt Adams: “Big City”
  • Mike Foltynewicz: “Folty”
  • Jim Johnson: “JJ”
  • Sean Newcomb: “Newk”

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