The 'Easy Money' Baitfish
GREENVILLE, S.C. To Chris Lane, the Floridian who will fish his first Bassmaster Classic on Friday, a baitfish is "something silver that gets its butt blown out by a big ol' bass."
So his fascination with the blueback herring is understandable. On South Carolina's Lake Hartwell, the finger-length fish school in large spheres, visible from the surface. During practice, he watched as a striper punched up through one table-sized ball, scarfing fish.
"Of course I'm trying to catch ...
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