Bonds speaks!

TMZ actually managed to coax Barry Bonds, out for a little stroll in Santa Monica, into expressing support for the Giants in their upcoming playoff series. Here’s what he said:

“I’ll always be a Giants fan. The Giants are my heart. The city I love. Like I always try to tell people, I don’t really have fans in San Francisco, I have family. That’s my family. So if you think I’m going for Philadelphia, forget it. I never go out without my people. I ‘m a Giant for life. I love you. Much love to San Francisco.”

He then expressed a hope that the Giants flog, metaphorically, the collective derrieres of the Phillies. But he said it in a much pithier fashion. Video here.

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Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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