Barry Bonds’ agent, Jeff Borris, said this evening that his client still wants to play in 2008 despite his legal troubles. It seems that his trial is unlikely to begin until after the season ends, so he’ll be available.
A team willing to take on the baggage should be given a huge discount. Maybe a half price deal – $8MM or so. Signing Barry might be unpopular with the fanbase, but winning would probably overrule it.