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Bonds' Risky Signing...

Understandably, teams were very weary of signing Bonds to begin with, but now I don't think anyone is willing to risk signing an aging veteran slugger who has both potential for injury and potential for jail time.

My question is this...

If Bonds, who is not a member of the Players Association, wants to, could he not strike a deal with a team on a game-by-game pro-rated basis?  Somewhat similar to Clemens pro-rated deal, but in reverse.  Like a deal that says, "I'll play for $10 million a year, and that's based on my career average of games per season.  Then if I miss any games below that, you don't pay me for games I haven't played."

I realize that the union would not allow something like this, but since Bonds is not a part of the Players Assoc. is it even possible?  Not that he would...

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