It's often interesting to see which players a person connects with. My friend Michele loves Alan Embree. Her fascination with him started with the huge plug of chaw he always has in his mouth when he pitches. She began to call him, simply, "Chaw."
Now whenever he comes out of the bullpen, Michele will squirm and giggle, "Here come the Chaw."
Embree strikes someone out with that flaming fastball of his? Michele: "Hit with the Chaw."
There's even a Chaw Song, set to Sisquo's "Thong Song".
So, Michele, this is for you. So you'll keep reading.