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    ** Bonds Broke the Record - #756 **

    Watched it live on ESPN. "Barry, Barry" chants and flash bulbs galore.

    Congratulated by his son at the plate...tons of media at home plate...surrounded by teammates....**** load of fireworks...tons of streamers in the stands...


    ...and a crazy...insane battle for the ball.


    I just witnessed history.
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    Re: Bonds broke the record

    A very unexpected video congratulations from Hank Aaron on the jumbo tron.
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    Re: Bonds broke the record

    I saw him break the single season home run record when I was at Cincy and I saw him break the all time record while I was at home.
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    Re: Bonds broke the record

    I went to a game at GABP in 2003. Bonds was facing Josh Hall, and I experienced something I'll never forget. Bonds strode up to the plate, and everyone in the stadium knew he was going deep. I (and 40,000 others) just waited for Barry to hit one out, so we could just get on with the game. It was eerie. Maybe that more than anything else tells me how good Barry was. That was definitely my weirdest experience at a ballgame.
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    Re: Bonds broke the record

    that was awesome!

    i now have the all time home run king on my fantasy team, no way i can be beaten now, lol.

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    Re: Bonds broke the record

    He is also on my fantasy team, lol.
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    Re: Bonds broke the record

    He hit a rope too!And the dude who got the ball was wearing a Mets jersey.I bet that kid has already sold the ball with a check in hand.

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    I enjoyed watching his son's reaction. It makes you think what you would do if your father did something like that.
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    Re: Bonds broke the record

    If only Griffey used the clear instead of Bonds...

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    Re: Bonds broke the record

    Quote Originally Posted by Boston Red View Post
    If only Griffey used the clear instead of Bonds...
    i agree
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boston Red View Post
    If only Griffey used the clear instead of Bonds...
    Then his name would be spat on
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    Re: Bonds broke the record

    Quote Originally Posted by degenerate10 View Post
    Then his name would be spat on
    And we would be watching him hit 750+... and loving him for it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by improbus View Post
    And we would be watching him hit 750+... and loving him for it.
    I'm sorry but I could never love a cheater.
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    Quote Originally Posted by degenerate10 View Post
    I'm sorry but I could never love a cheater.
    Maybe not love, but cheer for? Maybe I'm fickle, but Cincy would have been behind him.
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    Re: Bonds broke the record

    That was pretty chicken of Bud Selig not to be there.
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