Posts tagged "Theo Epstein"

Cubs In Haiku: Nationals 2, Cubs 1

Cubs In Haiku: Nationals 2, Cubs 1
Winds saved us early Cost us a run in the eighth Cold slap in the face The Trib’s caption for the photo accompanying this post was “It’s quiet around Wrigley Field early Thursday.” Sadly, it was quiet in and around Wrigley Field late Thursday, too. Dempster was impressive with 10 Ks, but the Nats might... Read more »

Opening Day In Haiku: Chilly

 Opening Day In Haiku: Chilly
Temps in the forties New faces in the lineup Chilly opener I thought Theo was supposed to fix all of this! Remember when we had a week in March with high temperatures in the 80s? Well, today is Opening Day at Wrigley Field and the tradition of near winter-like weather will be repeated with the... Read more »

Convention In Haiku: Perfect Weather For Cubs Baseball

Convention In Haiku: Perfect Weather For Cubs Baseball
It’s snowing outside But this weekend Cubs fever Will keep us all warm   Chicagoans have been waiting all winter for two things – the first snowstorm of the season, and the 2012 Cubs Convention. It seems appropriate that after the snow stops falling tomorrow it will be time for baseball once again. There will... Read more »
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Mandatory Haiku: What I'm Thankful For

Mandatory Haiku: What I'm Thankful For
  Today is the day When we’re forced to be grateful For things in our lives Of course, family Everyone says family Thank you, family Thanks to the Ricketts For Theo, Hoyer and Sveum Let’s call this “Year One” Thank you NBA Players and owners alike More time for hockey Thank you GOP Each week... Read more »

Haiku Pronunciation Guide: Cubs Choose Sveum

Haiku Pronunciation Guide: Cubs Choose Sveum
The manager’s name? Looks like it will be Dale Sveum “Closer’s in the game” In case you haven’t heard,  here’s the latest: [Brewers hitting coach Dale] Sveum … was offered the Cubs job Wednesday after early front-runner Mike Maddux indicated family concerns would keep him from accepting a move from Dallas, where he has been... Read more »

First Dates In Haiku: Meeting Theo

First Dates In Haiku: Meeting Theo
  A lovely first date Theo says all the right things He’s a nice young man   While shaking his hand Cubs fans have one big request: Put a ring on it   I laughed when when Theo was asked what he had learned about Chicago so far, and said that he needs to be... Read more »
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Theo Day In Haiku: Get Your Live Chat Right Here

Attention Cubs Fans It’s finally Theo Day Won’t you chat with us?

Meet Theo In Haiku: Live Chat Tomorrow 10:30

Meet Theo In Haiku: Live Chat Tomorrow 10:30
  You can post in prose I’ll be writing the haiku For Tuesday’s live chat   I’ll be participating, along with ChicagoNow bloggers from Cubs Den, Cubs Insider, and Goat Riders of the Apocalypse, in a live chat tomorrow, before during and after the “Meet Theo” press conference at Wrigley Field. See the sidebar to sign up for... Read more »

Optimism In Haiku: Theo Sighted At Wrigley

Optimism In Haiku: Theo Sighted At Wrigley
You know the cliche Picture’s worth a thousand words This one makes me smile    
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Conventions In Haiku: Two, Too Much?

Conventions In Haiku: Two, Too Much?
Two nights, two passes Picture of two Cubs All-Stars Two bleacher tickets   The Cubs have announced a new package deal for the Cubs Convention, January 13-15, 2012. For the low, low price of “only” $480 you get: - Two night stay at the Hilton Chicago - Two complimentary Convention passes - Limited-edition autographed photo... Read more »