Tag: Hall of Fame

Hall Of Famer In Haiku: Not Jewish

 Hall Of Famer In Haiku: Not Jewish
  Adam Sandler’s song Not as Jewish as we thought Carew’s a gentile   According to Heeb … In an interview (well, more like an accosting) with gossip site TMZ, legendary baseball star Rod Carew is prodded for his thoughts on Sandler’s ode to Jewish celebrity – in particular the verse: O.J. Simpson //not a... Read more »

Speeches In Haiku: What Jeff Santo Should Say At Cooperstown

When Santo gets in  Some want to see a boycott They say it’s too late But here’s one man’s dream  Of what Ronnie’s son can say To settle the score On the GenevaPatch website, columnist Kurt Wehrmeister imagines what Ron Santo’s son Jeff should say if he gets over the urge to boycott the cerermony... Read more »

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 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 »

Perfection in Haiku: Mark Buehrle

45 straight outs!! Buehrle’s MLB record Hall of Fame?  Could be!!