Roger Clemens To Play Baseball For “MLB Star” Team

Former big league pitcher and Houston Astros star Roger Clemens is going to be taking the hill once again and firing baseballs at live hitters. The 53-year-old is joining as group of former baseball stars and his son Koby on a team that will play in Witchita, Kansas at the National Baseball Congress World Series.

Normally the NBC World Series features college players summer squads but this year the team of form MLBers will face off against the kids on the field.

Adam LaRoche and Nate Robertson, Kansas Natives, helped get the team together that has a lot of familiar names on it including anther former Astro, Roy Oswalt.

Here is the full roster thanks to the Wichita Eagle:

Roger Clemens, pitcher
Tim Hudson, pitcher
J.D. Drew, outfielder
Dan Uggla, infielder
Roy Oswalt, pitcher
Adam LaRoche, infielder
Rick Ankiel, outfielder
Brad Penny, pitcher
Ben Sheets, pitcher
Josh Beckett, pitcher
Brandon Inge, infielder
Jack Wilson, infielder
Nate Robertson, pitcher
Brett Tomko, pitcher
Jayson Nix, infielder
Laynce Nix, outfielder
Jason Isringhausen, pitcher
Carl Everett, outfielder
Ryan Langerhans, outfielder
Pete Orr, infielder
Koby Clemens, infielder-outfielder
Justin Germano, pitcher
Koyie Hill, catcher
Barry Wesson, outfielder
Ryan Kohlmeier, pitcher

That is some randomness of professional ball players. We’ll see if they can win some games. They start August 6th.

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