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May-be a blessing, maybe not

Kerry Wood

Bruce Miles, of the Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, Ill.), wrote the excellent cover feature on Kerry Wood’s return to Chicago for the June 2011 issue of Vine Line. The following is his short sidebar on the meaning of May to the former “Kid K.” (Photo by Stephen Green)

The month of May has been a memorable and historic one for Kerry Wood.

Everybody remembers Wood’s 20-strikeout game May 6, 1998, when he totally dominated the Houston Astros at Wrigley Field. Five days later, Wood struck out 13 at Arizona.

Three years later, Wood and Jon Lieber teamed up for some more May memories. (more…)