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Roger Clemens
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Pitcher
Born: (1962-08-04) August 4, 1962 (age 59)
Dayton, Ohio
Batted: Right Threw: Right
debut
May 15, 1984, for the Boston Red Sox
Last appearance
September 16, 2007, for the New York Yankees
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 354–184
Earned run average 3.12
Strikeouts 4,672
Teams
Career highlights and awards
  • 11× All-Star (1986, 1988, 1990–1992, 1997, 1998, 2001, 2003–2005)
  • World Series champion (1999, 2000)
  • Cy Young Award (1986, 1987, 1991, 1997, 1998, 2001, 2004)
  • AL MVP (1986)
  • 2× Triple Crown (1997, 1998)
  • 4× MLB wins leader (1986, 1987, 1997, 1998)
  • 7× ERA leader (1986, 1990–1992, 1997, 1998, 2005)
  • 5× AL strikeout leader (1988, 1991, 1996–1998)
  • Major League Baseball All-Century Team
  • Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame

William Roger Clemens (born August 4, 1962 in Dayton, Ohio) was an American starting pitcher in Major League Baseball. Clemens played in the major leagues for 24 seasons for the Boston Red Sox, Toronto Blue Jays, New York Yankees, and Houston Astros, from 1984 to 2007. Clemens has won seven Cy Young Awards, two more than any other pitcher.

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