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Posted: Thursday January 15, 2009 3:09PM; Updated: Thursday January 15, 2009 3:09PM
Tale of the Tape
Extra Mustard's Paul Tinelli looks at two superstars who refer to themselves in the third person.
 
Rickey Henderson
The Fonz
Full Name
Rickey Nelson Henley Henderson Arthur Fonzarelli
Refers to Himself As
Rickey The Fonz
Fashion Statement
White Cleats Leather Jacket
Scored
2,295 runs With Pinky Tuscadero
Instilled Fear With His
Feet Fists
Signature Move
Snatch catch Starting a jukebox with his fist
Low Point
Playing cards with Bobby Bonilla while his team was getting eliminated from the playoffs Jumping the shark
Looked Weird
In a Newark Bears uniform With a briefcase
Constant Nagging Pain
Hamstring Ralph Malph
Most Comfortable
At the top of the lineup card Dating high school chicks
Performed Best At
Oakland-Alameda County Stadium Inspiration Point
Was Too Old
To be playing in 2003 To be hanging around with high school kids
"A"
Oakland A's "Aaayyyyy!!!!"
 

 
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