Posts tagged "Andrew Cashner"

Cubs in Haiku: Cubs 6, Diamondbacks 5

Tyler Colvin is greeted by Marlon Byrd and Alfonso Soriano after hitting a third-inning home run against the Diamondbacks on Tuesday. (Tribune photo by William DeShazer) After Tuesday’s win Cubs are over .500 First time since ’09 Before Tuesday’s game, @Cubzfan032 alerted me to the fact that with a win the Cubs would be above... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 4, Diamondbacks 1

Randy Wells pitched six innings on Monday to earn a win (Tribune Photo by Phil Velasquez) Back to .500 Maybe we’ll win a series Against the D-Backs After losing their opening series to the Pirates, things started out a little better against the Diamondbacks on Monday.   Alfonso Soriano’s solo home run in the third... Read more »

Opening Day Haiku: What's New At Wrigley Field

Because On Opening Day, The Cubs Are In First Place
On Opening Day  There’s some new stuff at Wrigley For you to enjoy Yes, Cubs fans, next year is finally here once again. Tomorrow – Friday, April 1st –  the Chicago National League Baseball Club will begin another season of baseball at Wrigley Field.   From food, to rooftop advertisements, to the broadcast booth and... Read more »

Good News In Haiku: Cubs Shed 280 Pounds

Adios, Carlos. Great news for Cubs fans 5th starter will be Cashner Not Carlos Silva My daughter woke me from an afternoon nap (it’s been a long week) to show me the headline – “Carlos Silva fails to make Cubs’ roster.” Like some bloggers who are much smarter than I am, the news was not... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Brewers 5, Cubs 3

Chicago Tribune Photo by Phil Velasquez Once again the Cubs Lose a meaningless ball game At least it was close While summing it up Manager Mike Quade says “We’ve got work to do“

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 5, Braves 4

  Once again, the Tribune didn’t sent a photographer to Wrigley Field on Saturday Gorzelanny sharp Andrew Cashner not so much But Marmol saves it

Cubs in Haiku: Padres 5, Cubs 1

Six rookie pitchers Plus Colvin, Castro, Barney Also, Castillo That’s ten Cubs rookies The most ever in one game But it gets “better” In all of baseball No team has used more rookies Before September

Cubs In Haiku: Padres 9, Cubs 5

On Monday night, Darwin Barney joined the list of Cubs rookies getting their first major league hit this year (Tribune photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo) Cashner and Russell Each give Padres two late runs Making comeback tough

Cubs In Haiku: Rockies 17, Cubs 2

Eleven straight hits Sets new MLB record While I was sleeping I consider myself lucky, since I fell asleep sometime during the seventh inning of Friday night’s game against the Rockies.  So while many of you have to live with the memory of every Rockies batter getting a hit after there were two outs in... Read more »

Cubs in Haiku: Dodgers 7, Cubs 0

The runner missed the base.  Silva was right, but got ejected.  That’s the way the Cubs luck has been lately. Although bad calls were not the reason the Cubs lost on Sunday. Silva ejected Cashner gets revenge for Byrd Cubs lose fiftieth