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Roger Clemens Writes Farewell Tribute to New York Yankees’ Mariano Rivera; Wishes He’d Continue Playing
September 27th, 2013 at 4:27 PM
From 1999 to 2003, Roger Clemens and Mariano Rivera were teammates on the New York Yankees and won two World Series championships during that time together. When Clemens won his 300th career game at Yankee Stadium back in 2003, Rivera was the one who got the save during that game...

Former MLB Player Jack Clark Accuses Albert Pujols of PED Use
August 9th, 2013 at 12:54 PM
The world of Major League Baseball quaked back in 2009 when it found out New York Yankees third basemen Alex Rodriguez had admitted to using performance enhancing drugs (PED's) in the past; something he's being tied to right now in the Biogenesis case. ***PHOTO1*** Major League Baseball might want to take cover...

For the First Time in 16 Years, No Players Voted into Hall of Fame
January 9th, 2013 at 2:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** For only the eighth time since its inception, the National Baseball Hall of Fame will not be voting in any new candidates.  On Wednesday, the Baseball Writers Association of America took its most glaring jab at the steroids era of baseball as no players received the minimum 75 percent of votes required to enter...

A Number of New York Yankees Candidates for the 2013 National Hall of Fame
November 28th, 2012 at 3:45 PM
The candidates were announced for the 2013 National Hall of Fame Ballot and besides some elite players like Mike Piazza and Barry Bonds there a number of New York Yankees eligible this year. Don Mattingly will be on the ballot for the 13th time and Bernie Williams for just his second year lead the former Yankees...

Former New York Yankees Star Roger Clemens Shines in Sugar Land Skeeters Debut Outing
August 26th, 2012 at 12:38 PM
Former Major Leaguer Roger Clemens made a return to the mound on Saturday, pitching for the Sugar Land Skeeters of the independent Atlantic League. After an impressive outing, could a return to the Majors be in the 50 year-old right-hander's future?  ***PHOTO1*** "I think it will fuel that speculation," said Kansas City...

Former New York Yankees Pitcher Roger Clemens Acquitted on All Charges
June 19th, 2012 at 9:15 AM
Former MLB superstar Roger Clemens was acquitted Monday on all charges that he obstructed and lied to Congress when he denied taking steroids and other performance-enhancing drugs. ***PHOTO1*** It took jurors close to 10 hours to reach a verdict after the 10 week trial that capped an extremely expensive five-year investigation. However,...

Andy Pettitte Testifies at Roger Clemens’ Perjury Trial
May 2nd, 2012 at 1:20 PM
The government called New York Yankees' Andy Pettitte to the stand just before noon yesterday sending murmurs throughout the court room. ***PHOTO1***   The prosecution interrupted testimony from the trial's first witness to get Pettitte on the stand. Andy is the most crucial witness besides Brian McNamee that the government has against Roger Clemens. Pettitte testified he had a...

Roger Clemens Retrial on Perjury Charges Begins Today
April 16th, 2012 at 4:20 PM
Round two of the Roger Clemens perjury trial begins today at E. Barrett Prettyman Federal Courthouse in Washington D.C. ***PHOTO1*** In the time between the first mistrial in July of last year to today, the prosecution has completed 50 new interviews of witnesses and hundreds of hours of reorganizing their efforts. The prosecution is still headed by the same lead prosecutors of Steve Durham and Daniel Butler with additions...