Posts Tagged Clemens

  • Roger Clemens has role in upcoming movie

    The Orem Owlz season is pretty much done, but fans of the team will be able to see them whenever they want thanks to the new baseball movie “108 Stitches”. You see, the Pioneer League team plays a central role in the low budget comedy about a college baseball program that needs to raise $50,000 ...

  • Bat shard Roger Clemens threw at Mike Piazza is up for auction

    There are so many quirky parts of baseball history, and it's difficult for someone to get their hands on an item that's truly unique. But you now have a chance - the bat shard Roger Clemens threw at Mike Piazza during the 2000 World Series at Yankee Stadium is being auctioned off by Heritage Auction...

  • Roger Clemens shows up at Astros camp wearing ugly ‘Luv Ya Blue’ cowboy boots (pic)

    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 ...

  • Mike Piazza Took Karate Lessons to Fight Roger Clemens, But Backed Down Because Clemens Was ‘Big’

    On the list of people who hold grudges against Roger Clemens, former Mets catcher Mike Piazza has some pretty legitimate reasons to be near the top. After being struck in the head by the Yankees pitcher back in 2000, Piazza finally decided to prepare a way to get even with Clemens. In his autobiogra...

  • Clemens responds to Hall snub

    So, the results are in and for the first time since 1996, the Baseball Writers Association of America failed to induct a single person into Cooperstown. Among those denied entry: Craig Biggio, Jack Morris, Mike Piazza, Curt Schilling, Barry Bonds and many others. I’ll allow the statheads, numbers ...

  • Roger Clemens Being Pursued by Houston Astros

    Roger Clemens could be on his way back to Major League Baseball with the Houston Astros, though his role is still to be determined.  According to Brian T. Smith of the Houston Chronicle, the Astros will meet with Clemens next Monday and are willing to let him participate in team activities as m...

  • MLB’s Legion of Doom: Cooperstown Should Accept Clemens, Bonds and Sosa

    I am huge fan of the Legion of Doom.The guys that never stopped, with the sordid ideals to steal, ravage and destroy in the name of power. Bizarro and Lex Luther haunted the dreams of Superman and his Hall of Heroes in my favorite childhood cartoon.Each week, Aquaman and Wonder Woman would triumph, ...

  • Roger Clemens: Beleaguered Veteran Has No Room to Start Making Demands

    Roger Clemens has always been a bit bullheaded.But demanding he not only pitch in the majors, but also pitch against a contender at 50 years old is going too far.Houston Astros owner Jim Crane said on Monday that "there's a possibility" Clemens will pitch for baseball's worst team this season, but h...

  • Houston Astros: Why Roger Clemens Should Rejoin the ‘Stros

    Whether or not Roger Clemens is pitching for the sheer love of the game or if he still has big league aspirations has yet to be determined. Either way though, the Rocket still has something to offer and the Houston Astros organization should capitalize on this rare opportunity. Though the ...

  • Boston Red Sox Should Try to Sign Roger Clemens

    Roger Clemens is continuing his trip back to the majors. According to USA Today, he will make another start for the Sugar Land Skeeters on September 7th, which would be next Friday.CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reported that Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow confirmed that Houston will send at least one s...