Road Back to Bigs A Rocky One for Bucky Premium Story

Bucky Jacobsen (Photo/Getty Images)
Bucky Jacobsen (Photo/Getty Images)
By Don Jacobson

Date: Aug 25, 2005

TACOMA, Wash - “BUCK-Y, BUCK-Y, BUCK-Y”... You can always tell when Bucky Jacobsen comes to the plate at Cheney Stadium. First of all it’s tough to mistake him for any other player. He’s listed at 6-4 and 270 pounds, but those are just numbers. Jacobsen is huge - think professional wrestler huge. But the biggest clue is the chant. No matter the score or situation, it’s always the same, turning up the volume at the ballpark three notches.

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