Stray Rounds
Episode 9 of 12 within Season Two. Item 22 of 60 overall.
Production number 209.
Ed Burns - Story
David Simon - Story
David Simon - Teleplay
Tim van Patten - Director
60 votes

The Greek On the new drug corner they commandeered from their rivals, Bodie and crew sell their repackaged dope, newly named WMD.

In an apartment overlooking the scene, a young mother readies her children for school, but soon hits the floor when the rival gang shows up and shooting begins. Both gangs fire wildly, dispersing only when police sirens are heard. Upstairs, the mother discovers that one of her kids has been killed getting ready for school.

original airdate--August 03,2003      


music--Opening theme--"Way Down in the Hole" by The Blind Boys of Alabama

  1. You Beat Me to the Punch by Mary Wells
  2. "Refuse to Lose" by St. John



Epigraph--"The world is a smaller place now." - The Greek

The Greek makes this statement referring to telecommunication.


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regional titles

Verdwaalde rondes
Stray Rounds
Errants tours
Streunende Runden
Babhtaí stray
Rounds Stray
Rondas callejeros