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Rocket’s hopes fizzling to strike out emails

It's the bottom of the ninth in Roger Clemens’ latest courtroom showdown. Clemens is trying to suppress a juicy secret chapter in the story of his campaign to discredit doping accusations.

GOP Benghazi Probe Leader Has Huge Conflict of Interest

Congressman Mike Rogers, R-Mich., as Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, is charged with investigating the adequacy of security at the Benghazi compound prior to the Sept. 11, 2012 terrorist attack. His wife, Kristi Clemens...Show More Summary

Rocket must share juicy docs in McNamee lawsuit

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered Roger Clemens to share with his chief steroid accuser hundreds of juicy documents related to the damage-control campaign the Rocket launched in the aftermath of 2007’s Mitchell Report on doping in baseball.

Jeopardy! Contestant Thinks Magic Johnson Played Hockey

2 weeks agoSports : Deadspin

Even though it didn't elicit the same level of condescension from host Alex Trebek, this is just as bad as the Roger Clemens fiasco from a few months ago. At least those wrong answers were in the right sport. Read more...

Predicting the 2014 NL Cy Young Award Race and the Favorites

For years, names such as Randy Johnson and Roger Clemens grabbed accolade after accolade for their dominance on the mound. The two combined for 12 Cy Young Awards, five coming in the National League. The NL has had nine different winners...Show More Summary

Tracy McGrady tries baseball, with help from Roger Clemens

2 months agoSports : The Early Lead

Tracy McGrady is serious about this baseball thing — so serious about pitching that he’s enlisted assistance from Roger Clemens. McGrady, a seven-time NBA all-star who played mostly for the Houston Rockets, is working out with the Sugar Land Skeeters, the team with which Clemens made his brief comeback in the summer of 2012. Like […]

Tracy McGrady Considering Baseball Career, Retired NBA Star Training With Roger Clemens

Tracy McGrady is considering a career in baseball, even though he only retired from basketball last summer. McGrady had a rather successful time on the court during his 16-year career. He played for the Toronto Raptors, Orlando Magic, Houston Rockets, New York Knicks, Detroit Pistons, Atlanta Hawks and San Antonio Spurs, and he was voted... Show More Summary

Featured mail day - 1985 Fleer Roger Clemens rookie card

"354 wins did not overcome the controversy as this ex-Red Sox pitcher didn't make the Hall of Fame cut in 2013."

Hall of Fame Selection – An Illogical Day For Baseball

Baseball’s system for selecting Hall of Famers is clearly broken. Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, and Frank Thomas, who were elected to the Hall on Wednesday, were all deserving candidates. No problem there. Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens were also Hall of Fame-caliber players before their suspected steroid use started. Show More Summary

Until Barry Bonds & Rogers Clemens Are Voted In, the Hall of Fame Remains a Joke

Bob Costas called it Hall of Fame purgatory. Maybe they can build a case in the Cooperstown vestibule to put the plaques of Barry Bonds and Rogers Clemens, unquestionably two of the greatest players in the history of the sport. Put them on the floor, so people can wipe their feet on the game's recent history. Show More Summary

This Day In Sports History (December 13th) — Roger Clemens

4 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

It was on this day in 1996 that free agent starting pitcher Roger Clemens signed with the Toronto Blue Jays. Clemens signed a four-year, $40 million deal to be the ace of the Blue Jays pitching staff. Although he signed a four-year contract, Clemens lasted only two seasons in Toronto before being traded to the […]

Finding a plan of attack for the 2014 Hall of Fame ballot

My Hall of Fame Ballot, if I had one: 1. Jeff Bagwell 2. Craig Biggio 3. Barry Bonds 4. Roger Clemens 5. Tom Glavine 6. Jeff Kent 7. Greg Maddux 8. Edgar Martinez 9. Mark McGwire 10. Mike Mussina 11. Rafael Palmeiro 12. Mike Piazza 13. Show More Summary

Seahawks-Rams will be televised locally, even if no one locally will be watching

On Monday night, Kellen Clemens makes his debut at the Rams’ starting quarterback.  But most folks in St. Louis will be paying attention to the sport once played by Roger Clemens. By winning at Fenway Park on Thursday night, the Cardinals have guaranteed that Game Five of the World Series will be played.  On Monday…

Texas Rangers Funnyman Derek Holland Will Appear In ‘Dumb And Dumber To’

6 months agoSports : With Leather

The Farrelly Brothers have a history of incorporating famous professional athletes into their films, from Cam Neely as Sea Bass in Dumb & Dumber to Roger Clemens as Skidmark in Kingpin, so it would make sense that the once-royalty siblings...Show More Summary

Roger Clemens 'Defends' A-Rod in the Most Self-Serving Way Possible

Nobody in Major League Baseball is pleased with Alex Rodriguez, whose conflicts with the New York Yankees and the league itself have overshadowed an otherwise exhilarating season. Meanwhile, Roger Clemens, another former star suspected...Show More Summary

A-Rod, Bonds & Clemens Should Create Their Own Baseball Hall of Fame (& Shame)

Hey baseball fans! Did you know it's Hall of Fame weekend in Cooperstown? With names like Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa, Mark McGwire, Jeff Bagwell, Mike Pizza and Curt Schilling on the list of potential inductees for this year's...Show More Summary

Comparing Matt Harvey's Early Career Path to Roger Clemens

New York Mets stud pitcher Matt Harvey has become all the rage in Major League Baseball over the last 12 months since debuting on July 26, 2012. His starts have become events on Twitter, leading to inevitable comparisons to some of the...Show More Summary

Detroit Tigers: How Max Scherzer Has Turned Into Justin Verlander in 2013

Max Scherzer is the first MLB pitcher to start 13-0 since Roger Clemens in 1986. You mean Justin Verlander, right? Let that sink in a little bit. Pitching roles have flipped in Detroit this season. While Verlander has struggled—for his...Show More Summary

The Pitching Secrets Behind Max Scherzer's Historic Start

When Max Scherzer took the mound in Cleveland on Monday night, he was looking to pick up another win to become the first pitcher to start a season 14-0 since Roger Clemens in 1986. When the game ended, the Detroit Tigers right-hander was still stuck on 13-0. Show More Summary

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