Barry Bonds

A bad week for ... , January 13, 2013

Zong Fuli

Zong Fuli

Sunday, 13 January, 2013, 1:57am

Baseball greats applaud Hall of Fame decision

Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Sammy Sosa (left to right).  Photo: AP

Keep the cheats out of our club was the prevailing sentiment from US baseball Hall of Famers who were happy to see Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Sammy Sosa excluded from the Cooperstown fraternity.

11 Jan 2013 - 3:30am

Judgment day for Bonds, Clemens, Sosa at Hall

Barry Bonds. Photo: AP

There’s a chance the podium under the chandeliers in the gold-and-ivory-coloured Vanderbilt Room of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel will go unused.

9 Jan 2013 - 12:13pm

Big 3 deserve a big 'no' on Hall of Fame ballot

From left: Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Sammy Sosa.

It could have been the greatest Hall of Fame class since Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb were installed in the very first vote back in 1936.

It would have been if those eligible had allowed their natural ability to carry the day.

30 Nov 2012 - 2:39am

Tim Noonan

The Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York, is literally the mythological soul of America. There are 295 elected members in the hall - 240 are former players while the rest are owners, executives and umpires. They are all, reputedly, people who have done things the right way and never, ever cheated the game.

24 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Tim Noonan

The only thing this column cannot be is ignored. If it is, then I am out of a job. Got it? Good, because to me this position is easy to comprehend. However, it seems it is increasingly difficult to understand the role of pundits in our modern times.

12 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Bone chips trouble Bonds

Already bothered by a sore knee, Barry Bonds has bone chips in his swollen left elbow. He said he planned to continue playing with the problem until it forced him out.

16 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

No quick return for injured Giant Bonds

Barry Bonds earned another positive progress report, although no date was set for his return.

Trying to elude the disabled list, Bonds worked for three hours at Pacific Bell Park with San Francisco Giants strength and conditioning trainer Dave Groeschner.

17 May 2000 - 12:00am