"I've never believed a home run ball belonged to the player. If he caught it, it's his."
-Barry Bonds, Home Run King

"I'm Matt Murphy from Queens, N.Y."
- Matt Murphy from Queens, who caught 756

"I move over now and offer my best wishes to Barry and his family on this historic achievement."
- Hank Aaron, video tribute

"[My new Barry Bonds] jersey hung proud in my office last week. It was my middle finger to the baseball world and those outside of baseball who had made judgment and jury on Bonds being the devil."
- Scoop Jackson, ESPN

"Fuck you, old man, clap when you go to see history and it happens."
- LAist, "Is Bud Selig a Racist or does he Just Hate Baseball?"

[Administrative note: Speaking of numbers, this is Middlespace Live post #404 for the year. 404 is the total from last year. Last year had the most Middlespace Live posts. I'm a geek.]