barry bonds

     

Barry Lamar Bons (born July 24, 1964 in Riverside, California) is a Major League Baseball outfielder who is currently a free agent. He is the son of former major league All-Star Bobby Bonds, the godson of Hall of Famer Willie Mays, the nephew of 1964 Olympian Rosie Bonds, and a distant cousin of Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson. He debuted in the Major Leagues with the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1986 and joined the San Francisco Giants in 1993, where he stayed through 2007. Bonds filed for free agency following the 2007 World Series.

Trivia about barry bonds

  • He had 46 home runs in 2002, 27 fewer than the previous season
  • He's won 7 MVP awards, far more than anyone else in his sport
  • We wish we had stock in this Giants outfielder, who became the first player ever with 400 homers & 400 steals
  • In 2004 this giant of a player was walked a record 232 times, 120 of them intentional