Posts tagged "Ryan Theriot"

Cubs In Haiku: 3 Games, 1 Good Inning

The Cubs celebrate Kosuke Fukudome’s walk-off hit in the ninth inning on Saturday (Tribune photo by Brian Cassella) Did you catch the ninth On Saturday afternoon? Not much else to see Three games against the Reds resulted in two more losses for the Cubs.  The only highlight was a very exciting ninth inning comeback on... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 5, Astros 2

A unique Cubs win Theriot hits a home run His first in a year

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 12, Angels 1

This clown is the grandfather of Angels pitcher, Trevor Bell, who struck out the only batter he faced on Sunday Cubs get some revenge With eighteen hit victory Happy Fathers’ Day Serious baseball All the Cubs starters got hits No clowning around But in the eighth frame Bozo’s grandson  Pitched for the Angels Faced just... Read more »

Cubs In Haiku: Cubs 9, Brewers 5

A fine homecoming Nady, Baker and A-Ram All hit the long ball It would be nice if the Cubs weren’t relying so much on home runs, but it’s exciting when you see three of ’em in person on Opening Day.  There was even some nifty baserunning by Ryan Theriot, who stole two bases and (according... 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 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 9, Cubs 5

Poor start for HardenGives up five runs in six framesOffense can’t climb back The Cubs three-game winning streak ended when they fell to the Brewers Wednesday night.  There were a couple of offensive highlights – Ramirez hit a two-run homer in the fifth and Theriot went 3-for-4. Even Aaron Miles managed a hit and scored... Read more »

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 »