Add another asterisk to the name of Barry Bonds -- one indicating that he is now a former television star. ESPN said Friday that it had yanked the television show Bonds on Bonds after Bonds's representatives had demanded creative control of the final episode. Presumably the agents had wanted the right to eliminate from the program any reference to the controversy surrounding allegations that Bonds had used steroids in his quest to challenge Babe Ruth's home-run record.




05/06/2006