Posts tagged "Casey Coleman"

Cubs In Haiku: 3 Pitches, 1 Swing, 38 Losses

Cubs In Haiku: 3 Pitches, 1 Swing, 38 Losses
Three pitches, one swing First loss for Casey Coleman For Cubs – 38th   The frustration continues. It was a pitcher’s duel when the Cubs finally took the lead on a Bryan LaHair 2-run homer in the 8th. But the Brewers tied it in the bottom of the 8th and won in a walk-off when... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Dodgers 12, Cubs 2

Seagulls might not have outnumbered fans during a cold day at Wrigley, but they certainly had a better time (Chicago Tribune photo by Phil Velasquez) Raindrops kept falling As did hits from Dodger bats Cubs bats cold as temps The Cubs never had a chance …  To be sure, the swarms of seagulls enjoyed the... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Weekend In Milwaukee

With both Randy Wells and Andrew Cashner on the DL, Casey Coleman got the start on Sunday against the Brewers. A win on Friday No offense on Saturday Frustrating Sunday The series started on a high note, with a 5-run 2-homer fouth inning that was enough to give Carlos Zambrano his first win of the... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 9, Nationals 1

Whatever Mike Quade was thinking on Sunday, when this picture was taken, it sure worked on Monday when he took over as manager. Cubs cruise to a win Coleman’s first in the big leagues Mike Quade’s first, too.   Sure it was the Nats But start of “Quade Era”  A positive one

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