Bonds’ Bird

by A.J. Coltrane

MLB.com is running a series of the “20 Greatest Games Ever Played”. Included is this gem from game 7 of the 1992 Braves – Pirates series:

… Sid Bream, Mark Lemke and Andy Van Slyke are the guests. (As part of the conversation, Van Slyke told MLB Network that on the Francisco Cabrera game-winning hit, he motioned to Barry Bonds to move in. Bonds responded by giving him the finger, and the ball ended up landing exactly where Van Slyke said to play)…

Source:  SI.com

1 comment to Bonds’ Bird

  • Annie S.

    My one face to face with Mr. Bonds was he was rude to fans at Spring Training. He was leaving the game (before the game was over) and fans were asking for his autograph. He raised his voice and was just plain rude. It doesn’t surprise me.

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