Fri, 15 Oct 2010 23:52:01 -0700
The witness list for the perjury trial involving former San Francisco Giants OF Barry Bonds has been disclosed, according to The Associated Press. The list includes former baseball players Bobby Estalella, Armando Rios, Marvin Benard, Benito Santiago, Randy Velarde and Jason Giambi's brother, Jeremy Giambi. Estalella is expected to testify that Bonds told him he used steroids. The prosecutors will call the other retired players and former football player Larry Izzo to the witness stand to discuss their steroid use.
Thu, 13 Dec 2007 23:04:12 -0800
The Chicago Tribune reports major league OF Marvin Benard was named Thursday, Dec. 13, in the just-released Mitchell Report on steroid use in baseball.
Tue, 18 May 2004 20:14:52 -0700
Sports Network reports the Toronto Blue Jays signed free agent OF Marvin Benard to a minor league contract Tuesday, May 18. Benard will report to Triple-A Syracuse. Prior to being signed, he was with the Atlantic City Surf of the independent Atlantic League. He also spent time in Spring Training with the Chicago White Sox.
Thu, 11 Mar 2004 07:40:39 -0800
Chicago White Sox OF Ross Gload may win a spot on the team as a reserve, according to USA TODAY, due to the team's decision to release OF Marvin Benard from his minor-league contract.
Thu, 11 Mar 2004 07:38:13 -0800
Chicago White Sox C Jamie Burke may win a spot on the team as a reserve, according to USA TODAY, due to the team's decision to release OF Marvin Benard from his minor-league contract.
Thu, 11 Mar 2004 07:34:54 -0800
USA TODAY reports the Chicago White Sox released OF Marvin Benard (calf) from his minor-league contract Wednesday, deciding they couldn't wait for his injured calf to heal. Benard strained his left calf early in camp and recently was told that Saturday was the earliest he could begin running.
Sun, 07 Mar 2004 23:23:16 -0800
According to The Chicago Tribune, Chicago White Sox OF Marvin Benard (calf) has yet to play due to a calf injury. Benard, a non-roster invitee, may not play all week, putting his roster hopes at risk.
Tue, 02 Mar 2004 06:38:42 -0800
Mark Fainaru-Wada and Lance Williams of The San Francisco Chronicle are reporting former San Francisco Giants players Marvin Benard and Benito Santiago, and former Oakland Athletics player Randy Velarde, are the three other players who received steroids from BALCO, the San Francisco-based lab indicted on steroid charges.
Wed, 21 Jan 2004 11:56:02 -0800
The Associated Press reports the Chicago White Sox agreed to a minor-league deal with free agent OF Marvin Benard (Giants).
Thu, 11 Dec 2003 21:07:28 -0800
The San Francisco Giants announced they would not offer arbitration to OF Marvin Benard. They are not able to negotiate with the free agent until May 1.