|# OF HOME||FINAL||FINAL|
|PREDICTOR||RUNS - BONDS||PLACE||PLACE|
|Slagle, Jim A. (Ohio)||63||5||11|
|Slagle, Jim W. (Calif)||62||4||2|
|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.
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