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MLB 11 Haiku: Seller or Buyer?

by Wendy Thurm on July 22, 2011



Seller or buyer

Question each team must answer

Before July ends


How close to first place

Who’s ahead of us, behind

Is Wild Card in play


If buying, who? when?

Short term fix or long term piece

How much is he worth


If selling, who? when?

Send off year-end free agents

Unload big contracts


Rumors grow like weeds

Endless possibilities

All in a frenzy


Who will stay, who goes

Who finds the gem that sparkles

Who’s full of regret


Like Opening Day

Trade deadlines mark baseball time

Season by season


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