Haikuarrhea: Week 26 in Padres Baseball (felina)

In an effort to stay close to our roots, the staff at Padres Public, will offer-up a haiku each Monday to describe the previous week in Padres Baseball. Restricting our feelings to 3 lines and 17 syllables to describe a week of play is a massive undertaking, but (un) fortunately, we are more than up to the task.

Like sands through the hour glass so are the days of a baseball season. As fall approaches, we collectively wait for winter and wonder what will come to pass from the San Diego Padres’ front office. Until that time is upon us revel in what you’ve learned this season from this Japanese art form:

  1. We are not very good poets here at Padres Public. But if you approach our rate of success in terms of batting average you’ll see that we have a lot of Yonder Alonso in us.
  2. Holy crap! There are 26 weeks in a baseball season? Whoa! I guess that makes sense I’ve just never thought about it in terms of weeks.

Let’s haiku one last time . . .

Ghost of Ray Kroc


Hard to come up with haikus.

Hope you all enjoyed.

Bonus haiku here!

TV ratings up.

Thirty percent? That is nice.

Time-Warner still out.

Left Coast Bias

Beer choice was better

Pitching got a lot better

Hope for better health

Vocal Minority (Nate)

76 wins

You know what that is, Byrnesie?

That’s stand pat baseball.

Avenging Jack Murphy

Below average team,

Closers are luxeries, no?

A perfect ending

Padres Trail

Another year closes

America loves winners

Fix this roster, Josh

Son of a Duck

It was spring training

Now there aren’t any more games

What the heck happened?

Sacrifice Bunt (Melvin)

Can’t spend big in draft

Padres lose two hundred mil

Won’t miss Bud Selig

Vocal Minority (David)

Build upon your core

It’s okay to acquire

Standing pat won’t work


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I contribute to Padres Public on Thursday mornings and when I’m feeling particularly inspired. I can also be found on twitter at @AvengingJM. The dusty archives of AJM are located at avengingjm.blogspot.com

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