The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday formally dropped its criminal prosecution of Barry Bonds, Major League Baseball’s career home run leader.
After getting swept in the 1989 World Series by the Oakland Athletics, the San Francisco Giants didn’t make it back to the postseason until 1997, and it took five more seasons before they finally made it to the World Series again. In a battle of two wild-card teams, the Giants came so close to winning the series in six games, but a leaky bullpen cost them Game Six—and the Anaheim Angels emerged victorious in Game Seven at home. It was the closest Barry Bonds ever came to winning a ring.
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After almost being moved to Florida, the San Francisco Giants opened a new era in their long history with the arrival of left fielder Barry Bonds. In one of the last great pennant races before the major leagues added wild-card teams to the playoffs, the Giants won 103 games—and missed the postseason anyway, thanks to a Game 162 loss against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
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SACRAMENTO (KHTK Sports 1140 AM) – Barry Bonds, the home run champion and former left fielder for the San Francisco Giants, is filing a grievance with Major League Baseball with a claim that MLB owners […]
By Matt Furtado/KHTK Sports 1140 Does anyone remember when San Francisco Giants’ slugger Barry Bonds was chasing down Willie Mays on the all time home run list? It wasn’t too long ago, just 11 years. […]
As you approach the end of the first month of the fantasy baseball season, like all smart fantasy owners you must look every day for better players. Sure, you may like a guy on your bench who plays for the local nine, but fantasy baseball is won with the head—not the heart.
Barry Bonds’ obstruction of justice conviction has been reversed by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which ruled his meandering answer before a grand jury in 2003 was not material to the government’s investigation into steroids distribution.
Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez is hopeful that he’ll be making a comeback in 2015. Who’s helping him out? Barry Lamar Bonds. John Shea of the Chronicle reports that Rodriguez and Bonds have been working […]
Grant’s Rant was a discussion of the MLB Hall of Fame vote, Grant approving of the voters leaving Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds off of their ballots, criticizing those who believe that players who lied […]
Nearly 11 years after Barry Bonds testified before a grand jury investigating the illegal distribution of performance-enhancing drugs, a group of judges will hear arguments Thursday on whether baseball’s career home-run leader should have his obstruction of justice conviction thrown out.