It's not every day that a team who used to have a player in their systeme named Fixler picks up a player on waivers whose name rhymes with Fixler. Given the rarity of the occassion, here's a couplet dedicated to the Astros' waiver pickup of Brian Bixler today.
This season was bad, losses out the wazoo
Plus, the end of the era of Fixler
Perhaps there is hope for 2012, though
I just read the Astros signed Bixler.