- "No man but a blockhead ever wrote except for money." - Dr. Samuel Johnson
Tag Archives: Barry Bonds
Hall Of Fame/Hall Of Shame
Interesting split decision in today’s Boston Globe sports pages over Baseball Hall of Fame balloting, which is currently underway. Commissioner Emeritus Bob Ryan makes his position clear from the get-go. I’m not voting for Bonds, Clemens, or Sosa I am in possession … Continue reading
Barry Bonds Is Going To Walk
It’s the trial nobody gives a damn about: Former San Francisco Giant Balloon Head and bogus home run king Barry Bonds is currently in the dock for “lying to a U.S. grand jury in 2003 when he said he never … Continue reading
Barry Bonds Is Not A Mensch. But Lance Williams And Mark Fainaru-Wada Are.
As alleged serial steroid abuser Barry (Hey, My Head’s Not That Big) Bonds stands in the dock for lying to a grand jury, it’s instructive to remember that none of this would have happened without the dogged (and daunting) efforts … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged AIR, Balco, Barry Bonds, Becoming the Story, Lance Williams, Mark Fainaru-Wada, PBS, San Francisco Chronicle, steroids Leave a comment
How About Them Jints?
Really, how likable are the cast-off, cut-up San Francisco Giants? And how surprised were you that they cuffed up Texas Ranger ace Cliff Lee, Mr. October Lights Out, in Game 1 of the World Serious? New York Times lede: SAN … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Barry Bonds, Cliff Lee, George Vecsey, Jints, New York Times, Red Sox idiots, San Francisco Giants, Texas Rangers, World Serious 2 Comments