... [Barry] Bonds' teammates are in awe of his skill, and they know he must produce for the Giants to make the playoffs. It was noteworthy that [Dave] Roberts and [Rich] Aurilia, two offseason acquisitions, got down on one knee beside Bonds' folding chair behind the cage Tuesday and engaged him in conversation.
Ostensibly Bonds was sitting to rest his knees. So are we reading too much into this dual genuflection? Probably. Will we continue to do so? Definitely.