Essays Tagged: "Barry Bonds"

Athletes and Domestic Abuse

about the report and hangs up (Cart). The lady was Sun Bonds, wife of all-star San Francisco Giant, Barry Bonds. Like the wives of other famous players, she was a victim of spousal abuse. Athletes are ... etro Section (Cart). In the last three years alone the list of the accused included Dante Bichette, Barry Bonds, John Daly, Scottie Pippen, Jose Conseco, Bobby Cox, Mike Tyson, Warren Moon, Michael Co ...

(6 pages) 112 0 4.1 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Barry Bonds The Greatest Baseball player today.

Barry Bonds on July 24, 1964 in Riverside, California. He is the son of Bobby Bonds, former outfield ... is the Willie Mays, arguably one of the greatest baseball players of all time. Right from the start Barry Bonds was surrounded by baseball. He stayed in the dugout to watch his father play and he lear ... his father play and he learned from his father and godfather how to play the game. For high school, Barry attended Serra High School in San Mateo, California. He played baseball for the high school te ...

(2 pages) 176 6 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

The "Baseball Salary Cap" and why we should have one.

cap. They know that the situations are going to be rough, but each have the dream of being the next Barry Bonds or Randy Johnson, so they stay in their "shadows" until it's their time to shine. Anothe ...

(4 pages) 124 0 3.9 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Baseball: Then and Now This is an essay that contrasts the game of baseball today to the game at its origin in the 1800s.

at hitters such as Babe Ruth and Mickey Mantle would not be able to compete with Alex Rodriguez and Barry Bonds - the best batters of today. The advancements in technology and style have completely ch ...

(4 pages) 140 1 4.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


of the biggest players in the game get two of the biggest paychecks in the game. Alex Rodriguez and Barry Bonds are the two biggest icons of the game, but they took two different roads to get to that ... e two biggest icons of the game, but they took two different roads to get to that position.Alex and Barry both have a tremendous love for the game and are similar in ability. They both hustle and play ...

(3 pages) 52 1 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

(Compare and Contrast Essay on Babe Ruth and Barry Bonds)

(Compare and Contrast Essay on Babe Ruth and Barry Bonds)By Roderick SmithThe Major league Baseball Association league has been in existence for ... of two of the most recognizable baseball players career of the 20's, 30's and today: Babe Ruth and Barry Bonds.When looking at the game of baseball, people have noticed that these two great players h ... 928, and 1932. The New Yankees won the title in 1923, 1927, 1928, and 1932. While on the other hand Barry Bonds led the San Francisco Giants to the World Series only once in 2002 but was unsuccessful. ...

(2 pages) 98 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Baseball is America's Pastime, Isn't It?

than they were in 1933. Again in 2001 McGwire's record of 70 home runs was topped by the legend of Barry Bonds. Bonds hit 73 homers that year. Accusations have been made to Bonds taking steroids, but ... ccusations have been made to Bonds taking steroids, but were never taken seriously until this year. Barry's trainer, Greg Anderson, was arrested for the manufacturing and distribution of Balco (sports ...

(5 pages) 111 1 3.4 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


Co-Operative (BALCO). BALCO executives reportedly sent shipments of steroids to players, including Barry Bonds who currently holds the record for most homeruns in a season. The question is will this ...

(2 pages) 24 0 4.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Steroids In Sports

Sports are the heart of what makes americans tick. Barry Bonds hitting his 71st home run, the patriots dominance of football, or the team work of the D ... o be using them. How can that be? Well its because all people do is focus on the negatives of life. Barry Bonds for example has set numerous records including the walk and homerun records in a season. ...

(2 pages) 68 1 3.6 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Our Cheating Culture of Sports.

layers have cheated in some ways to heighten their playing abilities. For example, a few years ago, Barry Bonds of the San Francisco Giants was caught using steroids. Many people question whether ster ... steroids. Many people question whether steroids were the main factor in the success of his career. Barry Bonds was been an all-time leader in home-runs per season, and he ranks top 10 in averaging th ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Steroids in Baseball

10 years has been one thing, Steroids. Steroids are in the news now more than ever due to one man, Barry Bonds. Barry is now 9 home runs away from tieing The Babe for second on the all time list to o ... r admit it or deny it. Congress will now be keeping a close eye on Major League Baseball and namely Barry Bonds, with the new drug testing in place they hope to prevent and catch more players using il ...

(2 pages) 40 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


ting average, and runs batted in (R.B.I.). Hank Aaron is the home run king with 755 for his career. Barry Bonds, in my opinion, is the greatest player of all time and threatening with 703 and gaining. ... ns (Babe Ruth-714; Hank Aaron-755). The most home runs for a single season is seventy three held by Barry Bonds in 2001.Barry Bonds is in command of another category, base-on- balls. He has 22 this ye ...

(6 pages) 40 0 4.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Performance-Enhancing Drugs: The Dark Cloud over Baseball

sy among non-users against those who use the drug, even causing some non-abusers to start using it. Barry Bonds, the current single-season home run record holder, has been accused of steroid use in th ... accused of steroid use in the controversial book Game of Shadows. A direct excerpt from the book: "Barry Bonds was astounded and aggrieved by the outpouring of hero worship for McGwire, a hitter whom ...

(4 pages) 87 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Barry Bonds's Steroid Use

Bonds is portrayed as a driven, jaded and jealous player who was enraged about McGwire being treated ... jaded and jealous player who was enraged about McGwire being treated like a hero. The excerpt says Bonds made racially insensitive remarks about McGwire to Bell, his former girlfriend. "They're just ... McGwire to Bell, his former girlfriend. "They're just letting him do it because he's a white boy," Bonds is quoted as saying in the excerpt.Bonds added that Sosa, a Latin American player, would never ...

(2 pages) 15 1 4.3 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Steroids are a growing problem

many reasons. One of the main reasons is the use of steroids by many high profile athletes such as Barry Bonds and Shawne Merriman. Steroid use in athletics, such as baseball and track and field, has ... eball are now concerned about steroid use because of the possibility that a suspected steroid user, Barry Bonds, has a chance to break Hank Aaron's all-time home run record this season. The all-time h ...

(17 pages) 114 0 0.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


y Harris accomplished Friday night at Shea Stadium won't draw much nearly as much attention as what Barry Bonds and Rickey Henderson are doing out on the left coast. Still, in collecting his 150th car ...

(1 pages) 817 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


t. It may also be one of the most expressive forms of athletics. Take a look at a great hitter like Barry Bonds, he expresses himself in ways that others only wish they could. When he hits the ball he ...

(1 pages) 578 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Caughtin The Act

along his most valuable baseball cards to the game "“ Bo Jackson, Ken "The Kid" Griffey, Barry Bonds "“ I want them all! Too young to grasp the material value of them, I am interested ...

(1 pages) 627 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Steriods in baseball

estigation for distribution of steroids. One witness called to testify was baseball's biggest star, Barry Bonds, a client of BALCO since the winter of 2000. Since becoming a BALCO client, much has cha ... t performance-enhancing drugs to some of today’s best athletes. Some of these athletes include Barry Bonds of the San Francisco Giants, Jason Giambi of the New York Yankees, and Olympic sprinter ...

(7 pages) 36 0 5.0 May/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Steroids in sports

Jason Hussong Final Project 24AUG2007 Not long ago, Barry bonds hit a homerun during a baseball game. This doesn't sound all that unusual; after all, he ... e that was once held only by the great "Babe" Ruth? A strong majority of baseball fans believe that Barry Bonds should have an asterisk next to his name in the record books; and next that asterisk sho ... is testing program yet ( said he was a college coach when he first met Barry Bonds. He says he saw a different player when Bonds returned to Pittsburgh with the San Franci ...

(12 pages) 72 1 3.7 May/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports