Giants had to part ways with Bonds to move forward
Updated: September 22, 2007, 5:10 PM ETBy Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com
I keep hearing that the Giants' goal is to get younger for the future. Obviously, Barry is their oldest player. But it seems sort of contradictory to get rid of your oldest player when he's the best player on the club.
--Barry Bonds' agent, Jeff Borris
I would think if you wanted to get the most out of him as a hitter, you'd want him to be in the American League, where he could DH at least some of the time.
--A West Coast scout on Bonds