Affiliation recognition: 92.4%
The chicken is a free agent these days, having ended his official relationship with the Padres years ago (Marketing Arm accepted Padres as correct affiliation). The original mascot as entertainer still holds up. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images) *Respondents were asked to rate mascots' appeal on a six-point scale (one being "dislike a lot," and six being "like a lot." The mascots' average appeal score was then converted to a 100-point scale (example: if the San Diego Chicken rates an average of 4.72 out of 6, that converts to 78.7 out of 100).