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The relationship between Roger Clemens and the Houston Astros continues to be a close one. Clemens did spend three seasons pitching for the Astros (2004-2006), but he remains tied to his hometown MLB team with his role as special assistant to general manager Jeff Luhnow.
Clemens showed up at Astros camp in Kissimmee, Fla. on Tuesday, and while he did say that he intends to throw...
While the sports world is speculating about whether or not a 50-year-old Michael Jordan could compete in today’s NBA, 7-time Cy Young Award winner competed today with major leaguers [insert joke here about Astros being a AAA team] in a 20 minute session in Kissimmee, Florida as the Astros prepare for their Grapefruit League opener.
Credit: Karen Warren, Houston Chronicle
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Roger Clemens reportedly wants to write a book "hopefully real soon" to set the record straight about his career, saying "I’ve got a couple of guys lined up to do it."
Do we really need to tell you – AGAIN – about Roger Clemens and his level of swag? The guy was at it again this week at Astros training camp where Rocket broke out the baby blue cowboy boots he got in a gift bag at the 1986 All-Star Game.
According to Paul White at the USA Today, Roger totally impressed the assembled media.
The boots, by the way, have a special baseball connection...
Mike Schmidt‘s stance is crazy enough to agree with.
In an age in which a player is enshrined in Cooperstown only after surviving an extensive PED witch hunt, Schmidt’s take on the whole Hall of Fame process is actually a breath of fresh air. His opinion might not be a popular one, particularly among the BBWAA members who spend countless hours arguing why certain players from...
Legendary Hall of Fame third baseman Mike Schmidt offers a unique perspective on the steroid era eligible players, citing Career Home Run Champion Barry Bonds and seven time Cy Young Award winner Roger Clemens specifically. He takes a literal approach to steroid accusations in that, “thou shalt not accuse unless evidence is there.” According to Jim Salisbury of CSN Philly...
Boy how the world of PED’s has evolved. First Drago in Rocky IV, then the Bash Brothers in Oakland. Barry Bonds was on them, though he definitely wasn’t when he couldn’t throw out 87 year old Sid Bream from short left. Roger Clemens and Andy Pettite claimed to swallow a lot of Vitamin B. Manny Ramirez used an estrogen supplement. All these players are high profile but quite...