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  1. Baseball Hall of Fame rule changes could hurt former Oriole Mike MussinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the Hall. In 2014, Mussina had the highest WAR of any player on the ballot that is not in Cooperstown or named Roger Clemens. So, I don't know. I guess this isn't the time to make a case for Mussina for Cooperstown. It's more a time to note that he ...


  2. Howard: David Ortiz shaping up to become first steroid era Teflon sluggerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    ... is it that Ortiz seems poised to pull off what McGwire (11 percent of this year's vote), Barry Bonds (34.7), Roger Clemens (35.4) and Canseco (off the ballot after drawing just 1.1 percent) could not? Bonds, for example, dwarfed Ortiz's home run ...


  3. South Shore Rebels are on deck for CooperstownRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | South Shore Record

    ... their parents. "These kids are living the dream," said Porr. "They play in Cooperstown and meet celebrities. Roger Clemens was up there [last year] and signed everyone's baseball cap," he added. This week there was a good chance that the players ...


  4. Boston Red Sox Collecting and Fan GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The Cardboard Connection

    ... agent signings to build their roster. Players making an impact on the team in the modern era include Jim Rice, Roger Clemens, Dwight Evans, Pedro Martinez, Nomar Garciaparra, Manny Ramirez, David Ortiz, Curt Schilling and Josh Beckett. In 2003, the ...


  5. Rebuttal: Why Don Drysdale belongs in the Baseball Hall of FameRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Drysdale also had a lower ERA than future Hall of Famers Randy Johnson (3.29) and John Smoltz (3.33). Also: Roger Clemens (3.12). Dismissing Drysdale for his win-loss percentage misses the larger picture. Drysdale pitched for teams that did not ...


  6. LIVE: The Baseball Project @ Club Helsinki, 7/23/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Nippertown!

    ... about lovable Tony Conigliaro ("Tony") and a lament of the move by then-general manager Dan Duquette that sent Roger Clemens to Toronto and later New York where he piled on the Cy Young awards. Yankee fans had something to cheer about with the ...


  7. Palladino: Hall Of Famer Joe Torre Honors Guys Who Did It RightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | CBS Local

    ... induction by reducing the ballot eligibility from 15 to 10 years . For players like McGwire, Bobby Bonds, Roger Clemens and others, a non-writer committee will have to deal with their issues unless the scribes have a change of heart, en masse. ...


  8. 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Recap: Maddux, Glavine and Thomas Lead Memorable ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... of Fame board reduced a player's eligibility from 15 years to 10, meaning Steroid Era stars like Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Mark McGwire, all of whom failed to gain enough support for induction in 2014, will have fewer chances to do so in the ...


  9. Torre apologetic for slight in his HOF speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Gazette

    ... former Yankees owner Jacob Ruppert, umpire Hank O'Day, and catcher "Deacon" White. Barry Bonds, Sammy Sosa and Roger Clemens - who have been linked to performance-enhancing drugs - fell far short of the 75 percent needed for election, and their ...


  10. Joe Torre to be Inducted into Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | NY1

    ... from 15 to 10 years. The change means less time for officials to consider sluggers like Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens, whose careers have been tainted by performance enhancing drug allegations. All three have been on the ballot for at least 10 years ...


  11. Joe Strauss: Tony La Russa is a game-changer in the sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 |

    ... to pause over his induction while player-users remain outside the walls. Strangely, no mention was made of Roger Clemens being part of four and Andy Pettitte part of six of Torre's World Series teams. His mix of loyalty, creativity, dogmatism, ...


  12. Baseball Hall of Fame Reduces Eligibility; Bonds, Sosa Hurt by ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 |

    ... and Joe Torre, take place on Sunday. The rule modification means that Sammy Sosa, Mark McGwire, Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, and other players tainted by performance-enhancing drugs will have a shorter period of time in which to convince baseball ...


  13. Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2014: Key Stats for Greg Maddux, More InducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | BleacherReport

    ... Angeles Dodgers (2008-10) ' wins above replacement , he ranks fourth all-time among pitchers with 113.9 behind Roger Clemens (139.5), Cy Young (135) and Walter Johnson (123.9). Maddux (1992-95) and Randy Johnson (1999-2002) also hold the distinction ...


  14. Indians Finally Win, Top Salem-Keizer 4-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... years a player can remain eligible to be voted in by the writers to 10 years from 15, giving Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens less time to be considered. Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire will have less time to remain eligible for ...


  15. Baseball Hall of Fame board cuts down on ballot timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The London Free Press

    ... process moving forward." This change narrows the window of opportunity for seven-time Cy Young Award winner Roger Clemens and seven-time MVP Barry Bonds, both on the ballot for a second time this year. Clemens had 35.4%, down from 37.6% while Bonds ...


  16. Joe Torre's journey from Brooklyn to CooperstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | New York Daily News

    ... battles with a demanding "Boss." We've seen him shake with anger, like that World Series night he defended Roger Clemens after the Rocket threw a bat shard at Mike Piazza. At other times, we admired his calm in the turbulent sea of the Yankee ...


  17. New Hall of Fame voting policy hurts alleged cheaters Barry Bonds, Roger ClemensRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 |

    The timeframe for baseball writers to change their opinions on Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and other alleged performance-enhancing drug users or non-cheaters will be drastically cut.


  18. MLB notebook: Inductee Tony La Russa says let steroid era players in HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | SLAM! Sports

    ... Fame on Sunday, believes there is room in the Hall for tainted stars from the so-called Steroids Era. Pitcher Roger Clemens and sluggers Barry Bonds and Mark McGwire should be included in the shrine as stars of their generation, attached with an ...


  19. Tony La Russa says to put steroid cheats in Baseball Hall of Fame - with asterisksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | New York Daily News

    Tony La Russa, on verge of entering the Hall of Fame himself on Sunday, believes baseball's steroid 'poster boys,' including Mark McGwire, Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds, should join him in Cooperstown - with an asterisk - a stance that might earn the former Cardinals manager some needling.


  20. How Congress Saved the Baseball Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... have been a congressional priority, they doomed the candidacies of high-profile players like Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Mark McGwire, Rafael Palmeiro and Sammy Sosa. That, in part, paved the way for this weekend's crop of three clean players from ...