Bonds' blast catches Mays, ends dry spell

Updated: April 12, 2004, 6:36 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO -- Barry Bonds hit his 660th home run Monday to tie godfather Willie Mays for third on baseball's career list.

Bonds connected in the fifth inning on a 3-1 pitch from Milwaukee's Matt Kinney and sent the ball over the right-field wall into McCovey Cove for his second homer of the season, a three-run shot that traveled an estimated 442 feet. It was the 28th time Bonds has homered into the cove.

The 39-year-old Bonds was greeted at home by several teammates and he stepped ...

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