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A fistful of reasons to root for Bonds

Eric Adelson is rooting for Barry Bonds to break the career home run record -- for plenty of reasons. Story

Updated: May 25, 2007, 11:37 AM ET
By Eric Adelson | ESPN The Magazine

I want Barry Bonds to break the home run record.

I want Bonds to break the record because Jason Giambi gets paid $120 million to be a home run hitter, won Comeback Player of the Year after apologizing for something or other, said steroids didn't really help him, promised to discuss the topic in full "one day," and yet receives nothing at all like the venom flung at Bonds.

I want Bonds to break the record because Kenny Rogers had a strange substance on his hand during the World Series, ...

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