Justice Department Ends Prosecution Of Barry Bonds; Overturned Conviction StandsThe U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday formally dropped its criminal prosecution of Barry Bonds, Major League Baseball's career home run leader.
Barry Bonds To Reportedly Pursue Claim That MLB Owners Colluded To Keep Him Out Of BaseballBaseball’s home run king and former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds is reportedly working on a grievance against Major League Baseball regarding his claim that teams colluded to keep him from playing after the 2007 season in which he set the home run record.
Appeals Court Reconsidering Barry Bonds Conviction On ObstructionAttorneys for both sides were peppered with skeptical questions Thursday from a panel of judges as Barry Bonds seeks to overturn his felony conviction for obstruction of justice.
Commissioner Selig Hints That Bonds Is Phony 'Home Run King'Aaron was honored before the Braves game against the New York Mets on Tuesday night with a ceremony commemorating the 40th anniversary of his 715th home run, the one that pushed him past Babe Ruth and gave him the major league record.
GameDay: Barry Bonds Returns To The Spotlight, Makes Hall Of Fame CaseBarry Bonds looks like he'd still be a perfect fit in the 5 spot in the batting order. Has he really been away from the game for 7 years? He looks like he could hit 20 with his eyes closed.
Bonds Pays $4,100 Stemming From Steroid Probe Obstruction ConvictionA filing Monday in U.S. District Court in San Francisco says Bonds paid the money Oct. 2. Bonds was fined $4,000, which goes to a crime victims fund, and given a $100 special assessment.
Appeals Court Upholds Barry Bonds' Conviction On ObstructionA federal appeals court on Friday upheld former Giants slugger Barry Bonds’ obstruction-of-justice conviction stemming from rambling testimony he gave during a 2003 appearance before a grand jury investigating elite athletes’ use of performance-enhancing drugs.
A-Rod Met With BALCO Founder Conte Seeking SupplementsThe New York Daily News is reporting that Alex Rodriguez sought advice on supplements from Bay Area Laboratory Co-Operative founder Victor Conte, who was at the center of the largest federal criminal investigation into sports doping.
Federal Court To Hear Bonds' Appeal In FebruaryA federal appeals court will hear Barry Bonds’ appeal of his obstruction of justice conviction early next year.
Giants CEO: Steroids-Tainted Players Will Be In Hall; Hints At Bonds Return To TeamWhile many people wonder if Barry Bonds’s alleged steroid use will keep him out of the Baseball Hall of Fame, San Francisco Giants President and CEO Larry Bear said it’s likely that some players from the so-called "steroids era" of baseball will be inducted—including Bonds.
Feds Urge Appeals Court To Uphold Bonds ConvictionProsecutors on Thursday urged a federal appeals court to uphold former major league slugger Barry Bonds’ obstruction of justice conviction.
Feds Get 45-Day Delay To Respond To Bonds AppealFederal prosecutors have been given a 45-day delay until July 19 to respond to Barry Bonds’ appeal of his obstruction of justice conviction.