Happy Birthday – Barry Bonds

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Here are some Giants Gems for Barry Bonds’ birthday  – Happy Birthday Barry!

  • Born in Riverside, CA where his father and former Giants manager Dusty Baker were also born and raised… his aunt, Rosie Bonds, once held U.S. women’s record in 80-meter hurdles and was on ’64 U.S. Olympic Team.
  • Graduated from Serra (San Mateo, CA) High School in 1982… starred in baseball, basketball and football.
  • Serra HS also produced Lynn Swann, Jim Fergosi, Gregg Jefferies and Tom Brady.
  • Tied NCAA record with 7 consecutive hits in College World Series as a sophomore… was named to All-Time College World Series Team in 1996.
  • Willie Mays, Mickey Mantle, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Tony Dorsett were his childhood heroes.

9 Comments

To bad he is not too friendly. Saw him in Montreal and asked for an autograph, he did not answer, he just looked at me and walked away. Darrell Strawberry saw what happened and gave me one. I wish the best forf Darrell and forgave Barry for his lack of humbleness.

Barry

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!

I know not how many times I drove from Sacramento to SF to see YOU and Willie. Those days will always live in my memory. Thank YOU Barry for so much and Happy Birthday to YOU from ME!!! Ted

happy birthday Mr Bonds and many more to come!!!”

Happy Birthday Barry

A very Happy Birthday to you Mr. Barry Bonds!

Happy Birthday! You’re in the Hall if I had a vote. Thank you for all the memories!

looks like he lost weight ! * Happy Birthday *

Have a Happy Birthday Sir, Hope you can come back & help our hitters on the Giants. There are Dodgers out there that need beating!

Happy Birthday Barry!! And…. many more….

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