Former Giants outfielder Fred Lewis wasn’t scheduled to be included in the Barry Bonds number retirement ceremony on Saturday, which was no big deal to Lewis.
He was coming to San Francisco anyway.
“I just came out on my own to be here because I wanted to see it,” Lewis said while hanging in the Giants’ dugout two hours before Friday’s game. “I look up to Barry. He took me under his wing.”
Lewis, 37, who lives in Mississippi, flew in from New Orleans on his own dime intending to watch the ceremony from the stands. He contacted clubhouse man Brandon Evans, who arranged a pregame field pass for Friday. …continue reading here…