I'd do it in a heartbeat if I had any creativity in me.
... Never? REALLY?
Whether it's Satoshi Tajiri (all hail) or the localization team, someone's got a thing for referencin' the Wild West. They did the same thing with another pair'a Rockets by naming 'em Annie and Oakley. Wouldn't doubt there's already been or will be a "Bouffalant Bill".