Found April 24, 2013 on Sports-Glory:
63

One of the San Francisco Giants plaque’s commemorating the teams former slugger Barry Bonds’ record-breaking 756th home run has gone missing, reports the San Francisco Chronicle. The report says a “6-foot-high badge that was bolted 

THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES
WHERE'D IT GO?

Barry Bonds HR plaque is missing

The Giants say a plaque commemorating Barry Bonds' record 756 home runs has gone missing at AT&T park in San Francisco.

Barry Bonds Plaque Commemorating 756th Home Run Stolen From AT&T Park (Photo)

If you visit Cooperstown and the Hall of Fame, nowadays, you can find Barry Bonds‘ infamous 62nd home run ball from the 2001 season marked with an asterisk, courtesy of fashion designer Marc Ecko. Now, another memory from Bonds’ historic career has been defaced, too. A Giants spokesperson admitted on Tuesday night that the plaque commemorating Bonds’ 756th career home run has...

Bonds' 756 HR plaque missing at AT&T

The commemorative plaque honoring home run king Barry Bonds' record 756th clout has gone missing from AT&T Park. San Francisco Giants spokeswoman Staci Slaughter said Tuesday night that the reigning World Series champions in the process of replacing the plaque, which hung on the brick facade inside the ballpark beneath the flag court area in right-center field until a few...

Bonds home run plaque stolen from AT&T Park

The plaque commemorating Barry Bonds' record-breaking 756th home run has been stolen from AT&T Park in San Francisco, according to reports from the team. The commemorative plaque honoring home run king Barry Bonds' record 756th clout has gone missing from AT&T Park. San Francisco Giants spokeswoman Staci Slaughter said Tuesday night that the reigning World...

Plaque commemorating Barry Bonds’ 756th HR missing from AT&T Park

Tweet   Since August 7, 2007 Barry Bonds’ name his been at the top of Major League Baseball’s all-time home run list.   Not surprisingly, the historic shot was commemorated by a plaque displayed on the brick wall in right center field, not far from where No. 756 landed. Today, that reminder is no longer [...]

SF Giants Rumors: Giants Heating Up, Posey And Sandoval Rake At AT&T Park

Credit: Steven Robles – SF Giants Rumors It hasn’t taken the San Francisco Giants long to get back in their winning ways. After being swept in Milwaukee, the Giants came home to sweep the Padres. Last night the Diamondbacks came to town, and the Giants started that series off the way they ended the Padres series, with a win! Who said AT&T Park isn’t a hitters park? Don’t...

It’s Not That Hard

I know that this point can be argued.  I know there’s a lot of prevailing opinions to go with here.  And I know there’s a lot that I don’t know. You could say: • It’s small sample size.  (It is.) • The last time Buster Posey did catch a start before this one, Lincecum still gave up 4 earned runs in 4 innings. • That maybe a lot of Lincecum’s success with Buster...

Giants-Padres Preview

Tim Lincecum has shown signs of returning to his dominant form, and the San Francisco Giants hope the right-hander can help get them back on track. San Francisco will send the two-time Cy Young Award winner to the mound as it seeks its fifth straight win over the San Diego Padres on Friday night in the opener of a six-game road trip. After winning four straight - including a three...

Posey Homers To Tie, Belt Singles to Win in Giants 5-4 Win Over Diamondbacks

Buster Posey hit his second home run in as many days and Brandon Belt knocked in the go ahead run to give the San Francisco Giants a 5-4 walkoff win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night. Posey got banged up and let out an un-Poseylike expletive after a pitch nailed him in the throat early in the game. He seemed to recover well, throwing out Gerardo Parra in the seventh and...

The Rubber, Week Four: What to Watch with Underperforming Starters

Source: Rob Carr/Getty Images North America David Price, Matt Cain, Cole Hamels and Gio Gonzalez all had ADPs of 40 or higher, but they all currently have a negative player rater number on ESPN. Normally, I wouldn’t worry about a slow start from a stud pitcher so long as an injury didn’t appear to be a factor (no apparent injuries with these four). And that’s especially true...

Corbin tries to slow Giants' momentum

By ALAN FERGUSON STATS Writer After watching his team add to its early dominance against division foes, the San Francisco Giants' Matt Cain will attempt to continue his versus the Arizona Diamondbacks. While trying to bounce back from a rough outing, Cain will also look to lead the Giants to an eighth consecutive home win and a season-high fifth in a row overall Tuesday night...

Giants 5, Diamondbacks 4

Brandon Belt hit a game-ending single to left-center with one out in the ninth, Buster Posey tied it with a two-run homer in the eighth, and the San Francisco Giants rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 on Monday night for their seventh straight home victory. Posey's drive to straightaway center was his second homer of the year and in two days. Belt's first career...

A Little Knowledge is Dangerous: Overreacting to Velocity Readings Early On

In years past, I would have offered the panicked Tim Lincecum and Roy Halladay owners 50 or 60 cents on their draft-day dollars for their struggling former stars. But even though I intended to offer Hyun-Jin Ryu for Halladay in NL Tout after two starts, I didn't because Halladay's velocity was down. From 92 in 2011, to 90.6 last year to 89.7 in four starts this season. ...

D-backs can't hold on as Giants win on walk-off

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Brandon Belt hit a game-ending single to left-center with one out in the ninth after Buster Posey tied it with a two-run homer in the eighth as the Giants rallied to beat the Diamondbacks 5-4 on Monday night for their seventh straight home victory. Posey's drive to straightaway center was his second homer of the year and in two days. Belt's first career...
Giants News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.