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Back for more: Popov hoping to haul in Bonds' 600th

Updated: August 7, 2002, 12:09 PM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

Alex Popov is always forced to remember anniversaries.

Today, the 38-year old health food store owner will remember the 10-month anniversary of the day he says he caught Barry Bonds' 73rd home run ball. In two months, on Oct. 7, he'll remember the one-year anniversary of the event as a 12-person jury will begin to hear arguments in Popov's case against Patrick Hayashi, who Popov alleges stole the ball from him in the pile-on at Pac Bell Park.

But the bad memories and the legal battle ...

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