Godson of Hall of Famer Willie Mays
Debuted in the Major Leagues with the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1986 and joined the San Francisco Giants in 1993, where he stayed through 2007
Has a record-setting seven Most Valuable Player awards, three of them consecutively
Currently holds the all-time Major League Baseball home run record with 762, and is also the all-time career leader in both walks (2,558) and intentional walks (688)
Since 2003, Bonds has been a key figure in the Bay Area Laboratory Co-operative (BALCO) scandal. The indictment alleges that Bonds lied while under oath about his alleged use of steroids.