Plenty of base hits
But too few when it mattered
Sox strand eleven
Jon tried to raise White Sox fans' spirits by prefacing his haiku with the suggestion that, "Maybe we'll see you again in October." Alhough. of course, he added, "If so, I predict a sweep by us."
we paint the town red
Blain's contribution is not in his usual style. Jon says that Blain "is a tireless preacher against 5-7-5 [but] shows his virtuosity by composing a haiku in that format"