Lost—by a margin of 22 to two—a vote among his Arizona State baseball teammates on whether he should stay on the team.
Holds Major League Baseball records for most home runs in a season (73) and league Most Valuable Player awards (7).
Hit and ran his way into the exclusive 40-40 club in 2002, as the first National League player to record at least 40 home runs and 40 stolen bases in one season. He also became the only player to record 500 home runs and 500 stolen bases in a career.
He and his father, Bobby Bonds, are the only players in MLB history with five 30 home run/30 stolen bases seasons.
Testified before a 2003 federal grand jury after his trainer was indicted and charged with supplying anabolic steroids to athletes. In 2006, federal investigators began looking into whether Bonds had committed perjury during his testimony.
Starred in the short-lived ESPN reality series, Bonds on Bonds, in 2006.
Nikolai Bonds — Son
Rosie Bonds — Aunt
Liz Watson — Ex-wife
Sun Branco — Ex-wife
Pat Bonds — Mother
Willie Mays — Godparent
Shikari Bonds — Daughter
Bobby Bonds — Father
Aisha Lynn Bonds — Daughter
Attended Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States