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POETRY IN MOTION
Roy Blount Jr.
May 26, 1975
Though some deride the Cubs' early foot, a versatile pitcher answers the unbelievers with rhyme and reason
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May 26, 1975

Poetry In Motion

Though some deride the Cubs' early foot, a versatile pitcher answers the unbelievers with rhyme and reason

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Stone wrote that poem while he was a Giant. Its publication, he says, caused a San Franciscan to write him and say he was going to come out to the games at Candlestick for the first time, "because the poem made him feel there must be something out there."

So far this year there is definitely something out there at the Cubs' park. As Stone says, in an offhand remark, not a poem, "Everything's rosy in Wrigley."

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