Posts tagged "Mike Fontenot"

Cubs In Haiku: Giants 5, Cubs 4

Cubs trade Fontenot Who just has to change dugouts Before Wednesday’s game Eighth inning home run Not quite a Giants’ walk off But hurts just as bad

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 1, Dodgers 0

Carlos Marmol reacts after getting the last out in the 9th to preserve a 1-0 win. (Tribune photo by Phil Velasquez) Cubs take the series Triple and double in eighth One run was enough Fontenot, Colvin Combine for the winning run Marmol saves again

Cubs In Haiku: The Starlin Castro Show

Major league debut Couldn’t have gone much better For Cubs new shortstop A three run home run In his first big league at bat That was just the start Later a triple Ensured Castro would be named Player of the game Then Mike Fontenot Pulled to make room for Starlin Hits grand slam in eighth... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Opening Day

It’s Opening Day!A new Cubs season beginsHope springs eternal So get your pencilsAnd scorecards ready for theCubs starting lineup Theriot, KosukeLee, Ramirez, Byrd, FonzieFontenot, Soto Big Z on the moundFor the fifth year in a rowHe’ll be batting ninth

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 17, Pirates 2

Finally, a winSure it’s against the PiratesBut it counts the same Ten run second frameEquals total runs scored inThree games v. Phillies Fontenot and MilesOnly position playersWith no hits today

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 »