Rocket retirement right resolution

In deciding to retire, Roger Clemens has done what few other great pitchers did -- go out on top.

Originally Published: October 29, 2003
By Jim Baker | ESPN Insider

Have you ever heard of these two pitchers?

Al S. Kaput: 222-301 lifetime I.M. Dunpher: 234-297 lifetime

Kaput had an ERA about 13 percent worse than the leagues he pitched in and Dunpher was about 19 percent below average. Who were these two and who let them pitch for so many years with such poor results?

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