Should Barry Bonds Be Given A Statue? Perry ‘Spitballs’ Were ‘Kids Play’ #PEDs

    DOES BARRY BONDS WARRANT A STATUE?  Voice Your Choice #PEDs #Steroids          The San Francisco Giants have honored their top players of the past with statues, most recently giving one to pitcher Gaylord Perry (August 13) of the 1960s-70s teams. In answering the question ‘Should Bonds Have A Statue?’  much is determined by one’s own feelings with regard to Performance Enhancing Drugs.   Before Barry Bonds came to the Giants in 1997 he was a ‘mere’ .275 hitter averaging  25 homers a year with Pittsburg during his mid-20s -lower combined averages than any Hall of Famers.  Of course we know what happened  when Bonds and  BALCO  burst upon the scene  in San...

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BAY AREA BASEBALL CONTRARY TRADES, ACTIONS

    Wolf/A’s Still Taking Out Stadium Frustrations on Fans BAY AREA BASEBALL TRADES SIGNAL BAD TIMES – TIME TO DROP  AXE ON TRADER BILLY     Oakland A’s real General Manager and part owner, Billy Beane has worn out his welcome.   Now more than 15 years since he effectively took over the organization – shades of Charles Finley and the early days of the Oakland A’s – Beane has again decimated the team and the morale of all concerned,   much like Finley did when he brought the Kansas City Atheetics to Oakland in 1968 . Only difference is that, in the end, Finley succeeded with World Series teams while Beane hasn’t.  ...

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