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Barrera's corner throws in towel

Updated: December 2, 2003, 11:35 AM ET
By Doug Fischer | Maxboxing.com

After facing the likes of Kennedy McKinney, Junior Jones, Erik Morales and Naseem Hamed, it must have been hard for Marco Antonio Barrera to be mentally ready to fight a guy nicknamed "Pac Man."

But what happened Saturday night in front of more than 10,000 Barrera fans at San Antonio's Alamodome was no video game. The one-sided beating that Manny Pacquiao handed Barrera was cold, hard reality.

Pacquiao, who improved to 38-2-1 (29), dropped Barrera twice and gave the Mexican idol -- ...

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