Archive for August 2011

Hendry In Haiku: The Convenient Scapegoat

Hendry In Haiku: The Convenient Scapegoat
I’m going to say That the lack of blog posts here Is Jim Hendry’s fault Of course that’s not true But I’m still gonna say it He’ll be my scapegoat   I haven’t posted anything since the “Santo statue game” on August 10th. I’ve been busy, distracted, bored, uninspired. Not even the surreal (or possibly... Read more »

A Perfect 10th In Haiku

The 10th of August A perfect day to honor The Cubs’ perfect 10 The Cubs will honor Ron Santo on Wednesday night with the unveiling of a statue at the corner of Addison and Sheffield.  Hopefully, they’ll also honor Ronnie with a win. While we wait for tonight’s game, enjoy these pictures to help you remember... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Nationals 3, Cubs 1

Cubs In Haiku: Nationals 3, Cubs 1
Tony Campana Infield hit to lead off sixth Spoils Wang’s no hitter The Cubs have now lost 2 straight after a 7-game winning streak, struggling on Tuesday night to get hits against Chien-Ming Wang: Nationals starter Chien-Ming Wang shut down the Cubs on one hit over six innings, holding them hitless until Tony Campana led... Read more »
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Cubs In Haiku: Reds 8, Cubs 7

Cubs In Haiku: Reds 8, Cubs 7
The win streak’s over But Cubs fans enjoyed the week Nice while it lasted

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 11, Reds 4

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 11, Reds 4
Cubs get 13 hits Big Z  23rd homerun Win streak hits 7

Cubs in Haiku: Cubs 4, Reds 3

Cubs in Haiku: Cubs 4, Reds 3
Tony Campana An inside the park home run And … Cubs win sixth straight In case you missed it Here is the video clip With a nice soundtrack  
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Cubs In Haiku: Pirates Of The Monongahela

Cubs In Haiku: Pirates Of The Monongahela
Four wins in Pittsburgh Six Cubs home runs on Tuesday Second sweep this year Cubs 5, Pirates 3 Cubs 11, Pirates 6 Cubs 1, Pirates 0 Cubs 7, Pirates 6

Cubs In Haiku: St. Louis Blues

Cubs In Haiku: St. Louis Blues
Sunday victory Helps the Cubs avoid a sweep After losing two Cardinals 9, Cubs 2 Cardinals 13, Cubs 5 Cubs 6, Cardinals 3