Growing up playing baseball in Palo Alto, it's easy to see how Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder, and Palo Alto High School alum, Joc Pederson admired San Francisco Giants legend Barry Bonds.
MIAMI -- Barry Bonds stood in the batting cage holding a bat as he held court. His audience: slumping slugger Giancarlo Stanton.
WASHINGTON -- When pitchers were intentionally walking Barry Bonds more than anyone else in baseball history, his father had a simple message for him.
Barry Bonds and Jeff Kent formed one of the most feared power hitting duos in Giants history for six seasons together. From 1997 to 2002, the two slugged a combined 479 home runs.