The tune is called Balco Blues and is now being performed by San Francisco-based rocker Samantha Stollenwerck.
Some of the lyrics from the Bonds-bashing blues ballad include Now everybody wishes they could hit a ball out of the park, but not everybody wants to be swimming with the sharks./ Well Mr. Bonds, I take my hat off to you today. Ill trade my guitar for your bat and then lets play.
Stollenwerck admits shes a Bonds fan andsays the song began as a joke, but she felt it was good enough to be performed while her band tours cross country promoting their new album, Square One.
She figures the song will hit a home run with audiences, especially those in San Francisco because everyone there thinks the BALCO case was one big joke.
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