Yearbook, June 23: Barry Bonds & 500/500

June, 23, 2012
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Barry BondsAP Photo/Julie Jacobson
June 23, 2003: Regardless of what's happened since, on this day nine years ago, Barry Bonds stole the pictured base against the Dodgers in the 11th inning -- the 500th theft of his career. This made Bonds the first (and still only) major leaguer to hit 500 home runs and steal 500 bases.
Patrick Dorsey is a Los Angeles-based writer and editor for ESPN.com. He has worked for the Web and newspapers. He also played in one Division-III golf tournament (he shot 105).

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