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Under fire, Bonds eyes history

Originally Published: April 14, 2004
By Joe Morgan | Special to ESPN.com

Congratulations to Barry Bonds -- in back-to-back games, the San Francisco Giants slugger has tied and surpassed his godfather, Willie Mays, for third place on the all-time home-run list.

Only four players in baseball history have hit 600-plus homers, and now Bonds (with 661) eyes the only two with 700-plus: Hank Aaron (755) and Babe Ruth (714).

The 660 milestone probably doesn't mean as much to fans nationwide as it does to fans in San Francisco, who have always identified No. ...

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