Found August 23, 2012 on The Baseball Page:
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This weekend when I heard on the news that pitching great Roger Clemens signed a contract with the "Sugar Land Skeeters" I didn't pay much attention. I figured it was to appear in some commercials to sell more "skeeters." A candy product like M & M's. Until I read this mornings paper and found out the "Skeeters" were a minor-league baseball team in the independent Atlantic League in Texas and that Clemens had signed a contract to pitch for them this coming Saturday night against the Bridgeport, Connecticut Bluefish on the "Skeeters" home field. Clemens is 50. He hasn't pitched since 2007. Some believe his return to the minor-leagues is the first step to another comeback in the major leagues. Clemens said "thinking" about a big league comeback is "premature." Is this the "Rocket's" way of leaving the door open for a ML comeback? His signal to ML executives and scouts, "He...
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