The former head trainer for the San Francisco Giants told the jury in Barry Bonds’ perjury trial Tuesday that the home-run champion became significantly more muscular during the 1999 season.
Barry Bonds’ former mistress was scheduled to testify this week when the slugger’s trial resumes.
Barry Bonds’ estranged childhood friend underwent cross examination with the slugger’s attorney attempting to portray Steve Hoskins as a revenge-seeker.
In the final pretrial hearing before Barry Bonds’ perjury trial on Monday, a federal judge in San Francisco ruled that prosecutors can’t use evidence of 11 allegedly threatening voice mail messages the baseball slugger left for a former girlfriend.
Federal prosecutors have released dozens of voicemail messages Barry Bonds left for his former mistress during their nine-year relationship.
Federal prosecutors are fighting to show the jury in Barry Bonds’ perjury trial a trove of evidence alleging the slugger mistreated his wife, girlfriends and other people around him.