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Mets/Yankees Haiku

(Reprinted from a posting on November 1, with two new ones added, with appropriate links at the bottom...)

The Mets And The Yankees

A 9-inning Haiku

Dave Mlicki won
It wasn't even that close
Six to nothing Mets

When Brian McRae
went wandering off first base
I was beyond pissed

http://metswalkoffs.blogspot.com/2005/06/bring-in-yoshii.html

Matt Franco was up
The Yanks had Satan pitching
Two-run single. Yay!

Clemens beaned our guy
What a piece of expletive
And what a grand slam!

Carlos Almanzar?
You have got to be kidding
Piazza crushed it

Estes missed his spot
But the home run sure was nice
Winning is revenge

http://metswalkoffs.blogspot.com/2006/06/pitching-in.html

One shining moment
A home run off David Wells
Mo should have quit then

Shane Spencer dribbler
A perfectly placed baseball
Sturtze threw home wildly

All hail Mister Koo!
First a double off Johnson
Then that slide...he's safe!

EXTRA INNINGS (new ones)

David Wright's a smash
Randy Johnson: pathetic
Call it a Charmed win

http://metswalkoffs.blogspot.com/2006/05/charmed.html

Spring training walk-offs
Count just as much as others
Casey Stengel said

http://metswalkoffs.blogspot.com/2006/05/every-game-counts.html

Comments

Binny said…
Great Haiku, but

nitpick

"David Wright's smash" -- 4 syllables.

More importantly, Koo doubled. The beauty of the slide was that he started the play on second and came all the way around on a bunt.

/nitpick
metswalkoffs said…
fixed both, thank you!

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