happy national poetry month

college baseball: clemson @ unc, game 1

159 Ways To Get On Base (Zach Hample)

Squib, squirt, nub, chop,
Drive, line, send, pop.

Lift, loft, lace, lash,
Scald, slice, serve, slash.

Slap, swat, belt, smack,
Loop, bloop, bounce, whack.

Fist, flare, muscle, mash,
Deliver, doink, unload, smash.

Rifle, plaster, pepper, jack,
Rip, rope, deposit, crack.

Push, pull, clobber, knock,
Bash, tag, tattoo, sock.

Flick, drag, crush, crank,
Tomahawk, poke, scorch, spank.

Shoot, punch, hammer, stroke,
Fly, sky, rocket, smoke.

Golf, hook, slam, rap,
Dribble, whistle, cork, tap.

Cream, juice, punish, drill,
Maul, whip, pummel, kill.

Shellac, ram, crunch, slip,
Strike, nick, powder, tip.

Roll, skip, inside-out,
Guide, place, blister, clout.

Uncork, nail, volley, rake,
Cue, foul, top, take.

Wallop, clock, sting, pound,
Paste, launch, tee, ground.

Elevate, zap, dink, club,
Skim, starch, wattle, drub.

Jerk, jolt, hack, chip,
Thunder, lather, lambaste, clip.

Float, nudge, squeeze, squeak,
Buzz, tear, deaden, sneak.

Bang, blast, yank, dunk,
Flip, flight, slug, plunk.

Rock, scoop, hoist, drop,
Park, spray, power, plop.

Work, put, rattle, thump,
Curl, sizzle, bludgeon, dump.


Author: brandnewkindof

Photographer, baseball fan, lover of rock music, sweet tea, chili cheese hotdogs, and Matt Wieters.

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