Thursday, January 10, 2013
Baseball Hall of Fame president Jeff Idelson announced yesterday that no players would be inducted in 2013. Notable omissions include Mark McGwire and Barry Bonds, who were included on the ballot but criticized for allegedly taking performance-enhancing drugs.
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
By Jami Floyd : IAFC Blogger
-- Jami Floyd on the U.S. Prosecution of Barry Bonds for lying about steroid use
Tuesday, November 02, 2010
By Kate Hinds
(Kate Hinds, Transportation Nation) Not even home run kings are above the law.
The San Jose Mercury News reports that former San Francisco Giants baseball player Barry Bonds was issued a ticket for talking on his cell phone while driving -- "just as his former team was celebrating its first World Series title since moving to San Francisco."
But not even the prospect of a $125 fine could curb his enthusiasm. Bonds issued a statement last night that said "I am ecstatic for the team, the city and all the fans – you truly deserve it."