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Fenway
11-14-2006, 10:40 AM
The AAA team in Allentown will be known as the The Lehigh Valley IronPigs.

They're called what?! Prepare to see 'IronPigs' fly (http://www.mcall.com/news/local/all-a1_5namet-anov13,0,6469703.story)
By Matt Birkbeck
Some thought it was a joke. Others couldn't stop laughing. Still others shared that comical look, the one where the eyebrows are perched high as the mind tries to comprehend what the ears just heard. IronPigs? After sorting through thousands of entries in...
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SBSoxFan
12-16-2006, 12:28 AM
The AAA team in Allentown will be known as the The Lehigh Valley IronPigs.

They're called what?! Prepare to see 'IronPigs' fly (http://www.mcall.com/news/local/all-a1_5namet-anov13,0,6469703.story)
By Matt Birkbeck
Some thought it was a joke. Others couldn't stop laughing. Still others shared that comical look, the one where the eyebrows are perched high as the mind tries to comprehend what the ears just heard. IronPigs? After sorting through thousands of entries in...
Read More (http://www.mcall.com/news/local/all-a1_5namet-anov13,0,6469703.story)

Makes sense ..... I guess. Pig iron is used to make steel, and that area used to be steel capital of the world. Sorta like the team in "the Simpsons" being called the isotopes. Still .....

soxfanreggie
12-26-2006, 10:59 PM
Another one for the interesting nickname pile.