An enormous compound.
Barry Bonds showed up to spring training to...
Cabrera is surging at an age when Pujols started to decline.
Without steroid suspicion.
Davis is on pace to hit more than 60 home runs.
[credit provider=”The Agency” url=”http://www.theagencyre.com/for-sale/beverly-park-estate/#”] Barry Bonds put his estate in the gated Beverly Park community on the market for $25 million, the Wall Street Journal reports.The massive seven-bedroom, 13-bathroom compound is listed by Mauricio Umansky of The Agency.
[credit provider=”Getty Images/Justin Sullivan”] Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, and a litany of other players who played during MLB’s Steroids Era were denied entry into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in their first appearance on the ballot Wednesday.The announcement provided a litmus test for how baseball writers would assess how […]
For all intents and purposes the 1990s will forever be known as the steroids era as far as Major League Baseball is concerned.
[credit provider=”Getty Images/Justin Sullivan”] Baseball’s all-time home run king Barry Bonds is once again talking about returning to the game, according to the AP.The report says Bonds, who surprisingly refers to himself as a “convicted felon” for being found guilty of obstructing justice during his steroids use trial, recently met […]
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons”] We all know that Barry Bonds hit more home runs than any other player in Major League Baseball history. Even if we ignore the Performance Enhancing Drugs allegations, that doesn’t necessarily mean he was the greatest slugger of all-time.But how do we compare power hitters?
OK, OK. The Texas Rangers have only played 18.5% of their schedule. And yes, the chances of Josh Hamilton catching Barry Bonds single-season home run mark of 73 are pretty slim.
[credit provider=”AP Images”] Jim Thome of the Philadelphia Phillies is 41 and playing in his 22nd season of Major League Baseball. He has also never won a World Series.This is significant because if we rank active players using career WAR (Wins Above Replacement; measures a players all-around play), Thome is […]
Albert Pujols and Alex Rodriguez have more in common than $250 million contracts. They both have a legitimate shot at surpassing Barry Bonds’ record of 762* career home runs. Below is a look at the career home runs, by age, for the top three all-time home run hitters (Bonds, Hank […]
[credit provider=”AP”] Barry Bonds was sentenced to 30 days of house arrest, two years probation, 250 hours of community service, and a $4,000 fine for obstruction of justice.He avoided jail time.
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] As long as there have been sports, there have been athletes trying to gain an edge at any cost.But in the modern world of designer drugs and a cutthroat media that leaves no stone unturned, no use or abuse of performance enhancing drugs goes unnoticed.
Quick, how many home runs did Hank Aaron hit? Good. Now, how many home runs did Barry Bonds hit? Exactly. But don’t worry, most people don’t know (he hit 762). And yet, most baseball fans know Aaron’s number (755).
We are now halfway through the Major League Baseball season and Major League Baseball has a huge problem. Since baseball instituted steroid testing, the game has become, well, boring.