Finding dependable arms won't be easy
With Roger Clemens now out of the picture, where will the Red Sox, Yankees and Rangers turn for pitching help?
Now that Roger Clemens has decided to remain in Houston, the three clubs who lost out in the Rocket Sweepstakes -- the Boston Red Sox, New York Yankees and Texas Rangers -- have to make other plans.
Clemens re-signed with the Astros on Wednesday, and when the day was done the Red Sox and Yankees were tied atop the AL East and the Rangers clung to a four-game lead in the AL West. Clearly, all three teams have postseason aspirations.
But all three clubs are also in need of pitching upgrades ...
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Rocket returns to Houston
Roger Clemens and the Astros agreed to a one-year contract on Wednesday. Clemens, 43, has a 341-172 record over 22 seasons.
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