Tag: Bob Brenly

Farewell In Haiku: Len and Bob Split Up

Farewell In Haiku: Len and Bob Split Up
  Brenly and Kasper One of few bright spots this year And now, Bob is gone   An awful season But Len and Bob entertained Made some sad fans smile   Today it was made official – Bob Brenly is leaving Chicago and wlll almost certainly end up in the Diamondback’s broadcast booth, providing his... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Red Sox 15, Cubs 5

First game at Fenway Since 1918 Series Big disappointment Not only the game But the ‘GN broadcast team Was not inspiring It was Bill Buckner Sitting in for Bob Brenly Awful … just awful But it gave Cubs fans Something to complain about Besides the team’s play Some choice tweets from Friday night: @PWSullivan:  Best... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Rockies 5 Cubs 3

Darwin Barney got his first major league home run on Monday (Tribune photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo) Barney’s first home run Gave Cubs the lead in the first Then came the second Castro’s three errors Still one less in an inning Than Bob Brenly had The game started on a high note Monday night …  The... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 9, Mets 3

Finally … Losing streak endsCubs bats come alive tonightFonzie learns to run Alfonso Soriano, after a talk with Lou Piniella and some on-air criticism from Bob Brenly, managed to go 3-for-4 with a walk. After turning a possible triple into a marginal double earlier this week, Fonzie turned a double into a triple with a... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 13, Brewers 7

Big Z starts out hot‘Til Crew gets to him in 5thScore 5 with 2 outs But the Cubs fight backHelped by poor Brewer pitchingWalk away with win The Cubs and Big Z blew a 4-0 lead, giving up 5 to the Brewers after 2 outs in the 5th.  But Soto’s solo home run in the... Read more »