Barry Bonds as a Prospect
Barry Bonds was drafted by the Pirates in the first round in 1985, out of Arizona State University, the sixth overall pick in the draft.
Minor League Statistics
- Age 21, Prince William (Carolina): .299/.392/.547 15 steals in 71 games.
- Age 22, Hawaii (Pacific Coast League: .311/.439/.527 with 16 steals in 44 games.
Most Similar Players to Barry Bonds:
It should be noted that all of Bonds' Sim Scores are very low: the top score, for Willie Mays at 791, is a very low Sim Score (anything less than 900 is considered not very similar). Bonds is a unique player and was bound for greatness even without "performance enhancement."