Step 1 : Introduction to the question "Michael Jackson's father shares his name with a famous baseball player who had what nickname?"
...is Janet Jackson related to Michael Jackson?
As a group, the eldest sons Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, Marlon, Michael, and later with the inclusion of Randy made the family's reputation, facilitating the subsequent success of siblings Rebbie, La Toya, and Janet. The Jackson 5 became known as the "First Family of Soul" (a title first held by the Five Stairsteps). Jackson family - Wikipedia
Are the Jackson 5 brothers?
The Jackson 5, or Jackson Five, currently known as the Jacksons, is a popular American family music group. Formed around 1964, the founding members were elder brothers Jackie, Tito and Jermaine. Younger brothers Marlon and Michael would join soon after.
Step 2 : Answer to the question "Michael Jackson's father shares his name with a famous baseball player who had what nickname?"
Joseph Jackson is best known for being the father of international pop superstar Michael Jackson, and the patriarch of the Jackson family of entertainers. Joseph Jackson shares his name with Joseph “Shoeless Joe” Jackson, a top major league baseball player during the early 20th century. “Shoeless Joe” was ultimately banned from the game because of his involvement in the 1919 Black Sox Scandal, in which members of the 1919 Chicago White Sox participated in a conspiracy to fix the World Series.