• Roger Clemens to sign with the Sugar Land Skeeters, to pitch on Saturday

    Summary of 26 articles · Updated Aug 26, 2012
    Roger Clemens said he had two goals during his return to the mound for the Sugar Land Skeeters on Saturday night. Clemens is coming out of a five-year retirement on Saturday to pitch for the Sugar Land Skeeters in the independent Atlantic League. Pitching for the first time in five years, Clemens tossed 3 1-3 scoreless innings Saturday night for the Sugar Land Skeeters of the independent Atlantic League. On Monday, news broke that Roger a former Astros star, a seven-time Cy Young winner and one of the mos...
    • Astros come away impressed with Roger Clemens’ return

      Owner Jim Crane has repeatedly laid out his openness to bringing the seven-time Cy Young winner and controversial figure back to the Astros, but Luhnow hasn't spoken with Clemens.
    • Thomas Lake: Clemens turns back the clock ... but now what?

      Pitching for the first time since '07, Roger Clemens worked 3 1/3 clean innings for the Sugar Land Skeeters. Now what? Is this goodbye? It never is with Clemens, writes Thomas Lake.
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • DeFrancesco would welcome Clemens to Astros

      NEW YORK (AP) -- If the struggling Houston Astros want to bring back Roger Clemens, interim manager Tony DeFrancesco would welcome the 50-year-old pitcher into his inexperienced clubhouse.
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • The Baseball Hall Of Fame Probably Wouldn't Change The Rules If Roger Clemens Pitched A Meaningless Game This Year

      Yesterday we half-floated a conspiracy theory that Roger Clemens's impending comeback with the Sugar Land Skeeters was a sneaky ploy to reappear in a major league game for the woeful Astros so that he might push his first hall of fame ballot appearance …
      Source: deadspin.com
    • Astros await Clemens' independent league debut

      Houston pitcher Jordan Lyles is among those eagerly awaiting the pitching appearance of 50-year-old Roger Clemens, who will start on Saturday for the Sugar Land Skeeters, an independent team in the Atlantic League.
      Source: MLB.com
    • Roger Clemens And The Astros Might Just Be In Cahoots

      The Astros have a lot of problems. Have you seen the lineup they're running out there every night? It's Jose Altuve, Brett Wallace, and then a lot of quadruple-A players with no business sniffing a big-league starting lineup. Need Justin Maxwell? Astros…
    • Pettitte Talks About Return, His and Clemens's

      Andy Pettitte, eager to get back in the Yankees rotation after a leg injury, answered questions about the news that Roger Clemens was scheduled to start for a minor league team in Texas on Saturday.
      Source: nytimes.com
    • Roger Clemens throws a bullpen session (Video)

      Roger Clemens won't make his return until Saturday night in the Houston area. But if you simply can't go on without a little preview, here's a video that Baseball America shot of Clemens pitching in front of a group of high school all-Americans in Chica…
      Source: yahoo.com

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