Posts tagged "Jake Fox"

Trades In Haiku: Here's The Good News

Good bye, Aaron … you won’t be missed (Tribune photo) Aaron Miles is goneTraded to the Oakland A’sThat is the good news The not so good news?Jake Fox is part of the dealI’m gonna miss him From the Tribune: The Cubs finally shed that albatross contract, trading a frequently booed and less-than-productive player to the... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 6, Cardinals 3

Cubs salvage a winAvoid sweep in St. LouisJake Fox the hero It looked like another Cardinal walk off.  But Matt Holliday was caught breaking the rules with a wide slide, and the Cubs got a double play to end the ninth inning with the game tied.  The Cubs failed to score in the 10th, but... Read more »

Cubs in Haiku: Cubs 11, Mets 4

No boos for Bradley today (Chris Sweda, Chicago Tribune) Milt goes 3-for-4Jake Fox gets first career slamCool weather – hot bats

Disabled Haiku: Ramirez and Gorzelanny

Is Jake Fox our new third baseman? We’ll know late this weekIf A-Ram’s sore shoulder willRequire more time off On the pitching frontIt looks like GorzelannyWill pitch next weekend Is that a good thing?The new Cub had one good startLast night? Not so much.

Cubs In Haiku: Marlins 3, Cubs 2

Fox home run in ninthMeant the Cubs would win – we thoughtThen Gregg served up two

Cubs In Haiku: Marlins 5, Cubs 2

Harden impressive Five innings, eleven K’s  But no win tonight Newest Cub, Grabow Pitches one scoreless inning Which Marmol can’t do Cubs match Fish for hits  But our only runs come on A Jake Fox home run

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 2, Brewers 1

A happy Jake Fox at games end(Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune) Jake Fox walks – Cubs win! DiFelice did not like call But it’s a “walk” off

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 9, Brewers 5

Derrek Lee is greeted at home plate after hitting a grand slam. (Chris Sweda, Chicago Tribune) Lee, Soto and FoxThen D. Lee again – GRAND SLAM!Dempster throws 9 K’s The Cubs bats were hotEv’ry position playerGot a hit tonight This happens after Lou was ejected last nightA coincidence?