Posts tagged "Andre Dawson"

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 14, Pirates 2

Chicago Tribune photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo Cubs honor Dawson But don’t retire his number They give him a watch Then score two touchdowns For Mike Quade’s home debut Nice start to home stand

The Hawk In Haiku: It's Only A Hat

He won’t look like a Cub in the Hall of Fame, but Cubs fans will use their imagination Now we know DawsonWill enter Hall as ExpoSome Cubs fans are sad Disappointed? SureDon’t you feel that a bit, too?Be honest – you do.  But I’m fine with itThe Hall honors the playersNot the hats they wore... Read more »

Cubs Con In Haiku: Day 2

Saturday startedWith Hall of Fame autographFrom Andre Dawson Convention vets know that everyone gets a scratch off ticket for a chance to win an autograph from the most popular Cubs.  We were lucky enough to win an Andre Dawson autograph. It meant missing the “Meet The Owners” session, but I think it was worth it. ... Read more »

Cubs Con In Haiku: Day 1

Not so surprisingFans gave biggest ovationTo Andre Dawson Some boos for HendryBut the Ricketts familyGot a nice welcomeBut no Ron Santo A bit under the weather Hope he gets well soonHighlight video?Nice, but I recall last year’sWas more exciting That wasn’t a shock, of course, since for the first time in three years, the season... Read more »

Cubs Convention In Haiku: Five Hall of Famers

Five Hall of Famers Will be in attendance at The Cubs Convention  That includes ErnieFergie, Billy and RynoPlus the new guy, too! Cubs hat on his headAndre Dawson will look greatWill “The Hall” agree? The Cubs have released the list of attendees for the 2010 Cubs Convention, which starts on Friday afternoon.  The roster includes... Read more »

The Hawk In Haiku: Dawson Named To Hall of Fame

Dawson’s in the HallBut will he wear Cubbie Blue?That’s what Cubs fans hope ESPN reports … Andre Dawson were elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame Wednesday, the sole inductee this year. Roberto Alomar, Edgar Martinez, Barry Larkin and Fred McGriff also were new to the ballot this year, and Martinez was a test of... Read more »

Hashtags In Haiku: Today Is #Dawson4TheHall Day

Today is the daySupport The Hawk on TwitterGame time – 1:20 Are you ready to give Andre Dawson’s bid for the Hall of Fame a boost by helping us to make #Dawson4TheHall a trending topic on Twitter?  As I’ve reported earlier, the guys at Cubscast are sponsoring this event to get the attention of sports... Read more »

The Hawk In Haiku: Prepare For #Dawson4TheHall Day

Take a little timeGet ready to help The HawkMake the Hall of Fame A reminder to all Cubs fans – Tuesday is #Dawson4TheHall Day.  If you don’t know what I’m talking about, check out my post from last week. You can prepare for the big event by adding a Twibbon to your Twitter profile photo,... Read more »

Hall of Fame In Haiku: Andre Dawson

This man deserves to be in the Hall of Fame (Chicago Tribune photo) Andre Dawson isOn the Hall of Fame ballotOnce again this year It’s time for Cubs fans To help The Hawk make it inHere’s what you can do Get ready for #Dawson4TheHall DayLou and Sheps at Cubscast are organizing #Dawson4TheHall day on Twitter,... Read more »