Posts tagged "Micah Hoffpauir"

Cubs In Haiku: Who's On First?

The Braves get Lee Cubs get three more young pitchers But who will play first? Almost as confusing as an Abbott and Costello routine, there’s no shortage of suggestions for who should play first for the Cubs now that Derrek Lee is moving to Atlanta.   Paul Sullivan wonders about Tyler Colvin, who last played... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 8, Giants 6

      Micah Hoffpauir commits one of four Cubs errors The Cubs tried, they did But gave up just two in ninth And beat the Giants Open in Google Docs Viewer Open link in new tab Open link in new window Open link in new incognito window Download file Copy link address Edit PDF File... Read more »

Cubs Con In Haiku: Day 2

Saturday startedWith Hall of Fame autographFrom Andre Dawson Convention vets know that everyone gets a scratch off ticket for a chance to win an autograph from the most popular Cubs.  We were lucky enough to win an Andre Dawson autograph. It meant missing the “Meet The Owners” session, but I think it was worth it. ... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Brewers 7 Cubs 4

Fourth inning grand slamRandy Wells’ low point todayCubs settle for split Randy Wells had control problems today, walking two in the first (but escaping after giving up just one run) and then giving up two more walks in the fourth.  With a single sandwiched between those last walks, the bases were loaded for Jody Gerut... Read more »

Minor Leagues In Haiku: Iowa Cubs 5, Las Vegas 51's 4

Hoffpauir and ScalesPlayed at Wrigley Field todayJust where they belong Watch Darwin BarneyThe shortstop went 2-for-3These Cubs won today

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 12, Astros 0

Cubs score six in first And then they never look back A glorious win Blanco’s first home run  Micah’s first career triple Just add to the fun

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 3, Nationals 1

If Cubs had Micah In 2003, no one Would know Steve Bartman I missed tonight’s game, but saw some great highlights when I got home.  A strike-em-out-throw-em-out double play … Big Z’s double … A Ram’s first post-DL home run … Fontenot flips to Theriot for a great force at second.  But it was Hoffpauir’s... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Cardinals 4, Cubs 2

Strange top of the ninth Sean Marshall moved to left field Then back to the mound  Piniella’s slick move Stopped the Cards’ threat, but could not Get the Cubs to score It was one of strangest things we’ve seen in a long time. After replacing Angel Guzman and giving up a walk to load the... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: A-Ram Returns

David Banks, Chicago Tribune Ramirez returnsFrom the DL, along withJohnson and Guzman Who goes to Des Moines?Likely Hart and Samardzija Micah or Sam Fuld