Found August 29, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Roger Clemens
TEAMS: Houston Astros
Roger Clemens is coming back for more. The 50-year-old is going to make another start for the Sugar Land Skeeters on Sept. 8, according to FOX 26 KRIV in Texas, meaning that his baseball comeback will continue. While Clemens has denied any grand plans of returning to major league baseball, this won't do much to quiet the whispers that he is angling towards pitching for the Houston Astros again. Pitching in the major leagues would reset Clemens' Hall of Fame eligibility, because rules dictate that a player must be retired for five years before getting voted on for induction. In...

Astros to scout Clemens again

The Houston Astros reportedly intend to scout the 50-year-old Roger Clemens for the second time when he makes his second start for the Sugar Land Skeeters on Sept. 7.

Reports: Clemens to make second start

Roger Clemens' baseball comeback will continue. The 50-year-old is going to make another start for the independent Sugar Land Skeeters minor league team on Sept. 7, according to reports. FOX 26 KRIV in Texas was the first to report the news. While Clemens has denied any grand plans of returning to Major League Baseball, this won't do much to quiet the whispers that he is...

Report: Astros will scout Clemens' next start with Skeeters

Roger Clemens is scheduled to pitch again for the Sugar Land Skeeters, and if it goes well, he could be pitching for the Houston Astros about a week later, reported Thursday. His second start for the Skeeters is tentatively scheduled for Sept. 7, and Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow told's Jon Heyman that the Astros plan to have a scout at that...

Portly juicehead Roger Clemens claims he won’t pitch again soon

After taking the hill for the first time in nearly five years, portly juicehead Roger Clemens on Tuesday told the Houston Chronicle that he doesn’t plan on pitching again any time soon. Clemens, an adulterer who allegedly began banging country … Continue reading →

Roger Clemens not headed back to the rubber anytime soon

Roger Clemens still had some bite on his fastball, clocking at 88 MPH in his start for the Sugar Land Skeeters of the Independent Atlantic League. Not too shabby for a 50-year-old that is supposedly all-natural. But don’t expect another start out of Clemens anytime soon, Not at this point,” Clemens said when asked if [...]

Will Roger Clemens Return To Astros Simply To Bolster Future Hall Of Fame Chances?

Roger Clemens is scheduled to pitch his second game for the Independent League Sugar Land Skeeters on September 7, adding more to the speculation that it may be the final start before the 50-year-old returns to the Houston Astros to once again take a Major League Baseball mound. But whereas the Astros have absolutely no chance at the playoffs, is Clemens simply looking...

Roger Clemens and Mark McGwire – They Could Have Been Mets

    Whatever their legacy may be, there is no doubt that Roger Clemens and Mark McGwire were among the most dynamic, history-making, baseball players of their generation – and both easily could have been Mets. The Mets drafted Clemens out of high school in the twelfth round of the 1981 amateur draft, but did not sign him.  After putting up outstanding numbers at San Jacinto...

Reports: Clemens to make 2nd start

Roger Clemens' baseball comeback will continue.

"Still the best" - even at age 50

At 50 years old, Roger Clemens said he wanted to have some fun in his latest return to the mound. He did that and more Saturday night before a sold-out crowd. Clemens, one of MLB greatest pitchers in the history of the game, proved "he still got it" - leaving major league scouts and fans alike impressed - and saying - "NOW WHAT?" Clemens received a much deserved...

Rocket plans to pitch again

In a text message to FOX 26 Sports, Roger Clemens said he plans to make his second start for the Sugar Land Skeeters on Sept. 7.

Roger Clemens' Return to Baseball 'Ego-Driven,' Says Brian McNamee

It's hard to put a finger on the exact motive behind Roger Clemens' independent league start, but Brian McNamee thinks he has the answer. "I think it's ego-driven," said McNamee, Clemens' former trainer, on WEEI's Dennis and Callahan Wednesday. "Right off the top, I think you guys should bring the popcorn, because that circus isn't going anywhere...

08-28 Richard Justice and MLB Network Analyst Richard Justice joins Fox Sports Tonight to talk about the latest in baseball news and Roger Clemens future after his minor league return.
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