Clemens back in the business of making history
HOUSTON -- Craig Biggio says none of us media geniuses should be permitted to use the phrase "coming out of retirement" to describe what it is Roger Clemens is doing Thursday night.
"He never said 'retire' -- not this time," Biggio said Wednesday, on the eve of Clemens' much-ballyhooed comeback from, well, something or other.
Roger Clemens talks about his return to the major-league mound.
"I think when he left the Yankees, he said he was done, didn't he?" the Astros' trusty ...
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Roger Clemens makes his season debut for the Houston Astros against the Minnesota Twins at 8:05 p.m. ET on ESPN.
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