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Can you name the Origins of MLB Teams?

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This name was given by a sports writer picked this nickname because it fit in the headlines
The team's original name was shortened
It was the name of a Pacific Coast League team
This name was chosen in a name the team contest, and it helped sport writers fit it in their headlines
A reporter heard a women describe the team's socks and he gave that name to the team
This name was chosen in a name the team contest. Wouldn't it be funny if there was a team called the Arizona Phoenix
This name represents what people had to do in Brooklyn to not get injured
A newspaper gave this team its name because of its youth
It was an old minor league team name
This name was chosen because of the city's relationship with the sea
There was a person of this background on the team, so the owners named the team after him
The name was given because the team's colors were red
The name was chosen because this bird is strong, aggressive, and inquisitive
This team was named after the nicknames of Michigan's oldest military unit
This team was named after the Texas law enforcement agency
OriginTeam
This team was named after the people of this city
This team was named after its large beer industry
This team was named after the city's landscape
This city is referred to the first Spanish Mission in California, so the team chose a spanish name
This city is the space age capital of the world
The team was named after Tammamend, a Delaware Valley Indian Chief
This was the name of the Athletic Baseball Club of Philadelphia, and the team was known as a white elephant, which became the team's logo
The team is named after 2 cities separated by the Mississippi River
This team is named after its state's bird
A few years ago this team dropped its first word in the nickname,and they suddenly got good,maybe a devilish curse was gone
This name was chosen in a name the team contest,and the reason for choosing this name was the city's position as the nation’s leading stocker and feeder market and the nationally
This name was chosen to represent the city
This team was given this name because they took away a player from another team and then they were given this nickname
This team had shortened its name. It was previously known as Red Stockings
Jim Mutrie gave his team this name after a rousing win over Philadelphia

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