Barry Bonds back in a Giants uniform

Helping out as a special instructor reportedly for a week, it will be the first time Barry Bonds has appeared in a Giants uniform since 2007, his final season in the majors before the owners blackballed him into retirement.
David Brown

Barry Bond Attends San Francisco Giants Camp as a Spring Training Instructor

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - MARCH 10: Barry Bonds of the San Francisco Giants speaks during a press conference about his return to the organization as a special hitting coach for one week of Spring Training at Scottsdale Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Barry Bond Attends San Francisco Giants Camp as a Spring Training Instructor

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - MARCH 10: Manager Bruce Bochy of the San Francisco Giants speaks during a press conference about Barry Bonds return to the organization as a special hitting coach for one week of Spring Training at Scottsdale Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants former player Barry Bonds, left, greets center fielder Gregor Blanco during batting practice before a spring training baseball game between the Giants and the Chicago Cubs in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, listens as former player Barry Bonds arrives for a news conference before a spring training baseball game in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

San Francisco Giants former player Barry Bonds, middle, talks with other coaches during batting practice before a spring training baseball game between the Giants and the Chicago Cubs in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

San Francisco Giants former player Barry Bonds, right, shakes hands with right fielder Hunter Pence during batting practice before a spring training baseball game between the Giants and the Chicago Cubs in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Barry Bond Attends San Francisco Giants Camp as a Spring Training Instructor

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - MARCH 10: Barry Bonds of the San Francisco Giants speaks during a press conference about his return to the organization as a special hitting coach for one week of Spring Training at Scottsdale Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Barry Bond Attends San Francisco Giants Camp as a Spring Training Instructor

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - MARCH 10: Barry Bonds of the San Francisco Giants speaks during a press conference about his return to the organization as a special hitting coach for one week of Spring Training at Scottsdale Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Barry Bond Attends San Francisco Giants Camp as a Spring Training Instructor

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - MARCH 10: Barry Bonds (R) of the San Francisco Giants speaks alongside manager Bruce Bochy during a press conference about his return to the organization as a special hitting coach for one week of Spring Training at Scottsdale Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Barry Bond Attends San Francisco Giants Camp as a Spring Training Instructor

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - MARCH 10: Barry Bonds of the San Francisco Giants who was brought on as a special hitting coach for one week of Spring Training picks up a bat during batting practice at Scottsdale Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Barry Bond Attends San Francisco Giants Camp as a Spring Training Instructor

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - MARCH 10: Barry Bonds (C) of the San Francisco Giants speaks with team coaches as a special hitting coach for one week of Spring Training during batting practice at Scottsdale Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Barry Bond Attends San Francisco Giants Camp as a Spring Training Instructor

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - MARCH 10: Barry Bonds of the San Francisco Giants speaks with Hunter Pence #8 as a special hitting coach for one week of Spring Training during batting practice at Scottsdale Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Barry Bond Attends San Francisco Giants Camp as a Spring Training Instructor

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - MARCH 10: Barry Bonds (L) of the San Francisco Giants speaks with Buster Posey #28 as a special hitting coach for one week of Spring Training during batting practice at Scottsdale Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants baseball team manager Bruce Bochy, left, joins former player Barry Bonds at a news conference before a spring training baseball game in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today

San Francisco Giants baseball team manager Bruce Bochy, left, joins former player Barry Bonds at a news conference before a spring training baseball game in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy joins former player Barry Bonds at a news conference before a spring training baseball game in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy joins former player Barry Bonds at a news conference before a spring training baseball game in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

San Francisco Giants former player Barry Bonds, left, speaks after a news conference before a spring training baseball game in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, listens as former player Barry Bonds speaks at a news conference before a spring training baseball game in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, listens as former player Barry Bonds speaks at a news conference before a spring training baseball game in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, listens as former player Barry Bonds speaks at a news conference before a spring training baseball game in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, listens as former player Barry Bonds speaks at a news conference before a spring training baseball game in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, listens as former player Barry Bonds speaks at a news conference before a spring training baseball game in Scottsdale, Ariz., Monday, March 10, 2014. Bonds starts a seven day coaching stint today. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)