Archive for the ‘Barry Bonds’ Category

Guess Who’s Coming To … Wherever

Tuesday, July 10th, 2007

Amid all the fake All-Star hype comes news in a somewhat related non-story: Bud Selig is coming to watch Barry Bonds break baseball's most hallowed record. At least Jon Heyman over at cnnsi.com says so. The Commish has finally decided that he should be there if and when Bonds breaks ...

Will A-Rod Be Baseball’s Most Beloved Player?

Thursday, April 26th, 2007

With Barry Bonds slowly approaching Hank Aaron's all-time homerun mark (he hit 741 last night), and A-Rod making American League pitching look like batting practice, I thought it was time to ask the question: Could Alex Rodriguez become the most beloved player in baseball history?OK, let me explain.Most fans would ...

So Does This Mean He Gets Another TV Show?

Thursday, January 11th, 2007

In a report that shocked the sports world (and by the sports world I mean absolutely no one), the New York Daily News reported today that Barry Bonds tested positive for amphetamines last season. He didn't appeal the test, which made him subject to six drug tests over the next ...

Borris On Bonds

Thursday, December 7th, 2006

In one of the most amusing twists of Baseball's winter meetings so far, Barry Bonds showed up in Florida out of the blue, apparently looking for work. He showed up in the morning, met with some people and then left, but no one knows where to, not even his agent ...

Hey, In A Pinch Barry Can Borrow His Hat

Friday, October 27th, 2006

Just when this week couldn't get any worse for 2/3rds of us here at Rumors and Rants, we ran across this story. Apparently after 24 years in the Padres organization, 12 years as manager, 951 wins, 4 division titles and a World Series appearance, Bruce Bochy has decided to take ...