Stray Cast: Chicago baseball & fishing

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It only seems apt to run the Stray Cast here.

After all, this Web log is named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off the end of the outdoors column in the Sun-Times on Wednesdays since April 2, 2003.

Here’s today’s:

Sox baseball in 2011 reminds me of stubbing a rock while wading, then doing a slow-motion tumble into the Kankakee River. Baseball at Wrigley? Coming back to the landing and finding the passenger-side window smashed.

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The woman, 21, and the 15-year-old boy were shot about 9:20 p.m. in the 9300 block of South Bishop Street, police said.
The boy was struck as he stood on a sidewalk about 10 p.m. in the 1500 block of South Sawyer Avenue.
In addition to the girl, two boys, ages 1 and 7, were each shot multiple times. Five adults were also wounded.
Imanaga made his third major-league start Saturday against the Mariners and picked up his second win.