Cook bacon until crisp in large skillet; drain and set aside. Brown meat and onion in same skillet on medium heat; drain. Add beans, brown sugar, vinegar, barbecue sauce and garlic. Stir in bacon.
Spoon into ovenproof casserole dish; cover.
bake at 350°F for 45 minutes. Remove from oven; let stand 10 minutes before serving.
variation: Prepare as directed, substituting 1 can (2.8 oz.) OSCAR MAYER Real Bacon Pieces or 1 can (3.0 oz.) OSCAR MAYER Real Bacon Bits for Bacon.