Barry Bonds evaded the 15-month prison sentence prosecutors were asking for and was instead given probation for lying to a federal grand jury in a doping scandal that shook Major League Baseball.
San Francisco Judge Susan Illston sentenced Bonds to two years of probation and 30 days of house arrest. He must also complete 250 hours of community service and pay a $4,000 fine. Bonds' sentence is suspended, pending an appeal that could take at least a year.
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