BONDS HOME RUN PREDICTIONS - 2002

Below are the 2002 Barry Bonds home run prediction results:
    2002 PREDICTED 2002   2001
    # OF HOME FINAL   FINAL 
PREDICTOR   RUNS - BONDS PLACE   PLACE
           
Carman, Nolie         18
Davis, Jerry         9
Drew, John         17
Hagen, Craig         10
Hamilton, Gerry   63 5   14
Hammerstrom, Dick   57 1   1
Hensley, Phil   77 13    
Higgins, Rick         2
Kaser, Ted   66 8   7
Lang, Randy         2
Manzey, Al   66 8    
Maxwell, Gabe   67 10   14
Moore, Tim   68 11    
Ryan, Atticus   59 2   2
Slagle, Jerry   70 12   11
Slagle, Jim A. (Ohio)   63 5   11
Slagle, Jim W. (Calif)   62 4   2
Slagle, John   65 7   14
Slagle, Nelson   60 3   9
Stanley, Bob         2
Wilford, John         13
Young, Jeff         7
TOTAL HOME RUNS   46     73

   DICK HAMMERSTROM IS 2002 BONDS HR PREDICTING CHAMP
     For the 2nd straight year Dick Hammerstrom won the Barry Bonds
HR prediction contest.  Last year he correctly predicted 73 HR.  This
year he predicted 57 which was the lowest prediction thus won.  Barry
slacked off with 46 home runs this year.
     Atticus Ryan was 2nd both years although it was a 4 way tie last year.
The third best 2 year predictor is Jim 'Calif' Slagle who was 4th this year
and 2nd last year.

      13 ENTER BONDS 2002 HOME RUN DERBY
     Twelve predictors entered the Barry Bonds home run prediction
contest with predictions ranging from 57 by Dick Hammerstrom
to 77 by Phil Hensley.

           DICK HAMMERSTROM IS 2001 BONDS HR CHAMP
     Dick Hammerstrom correctly predicted Barry Bonds to
hit 73 home runs to win that all important prediction.
Five predictors missed 73 by one home run and had to
settle in a tie for 2nd.


Last Updated on 10/6/02
By Nelson Slagle
Email: neslagle@hotmail.com