MLB – 1986 Game – Mariners VS Red Sox – P Roger Clemens Sets 20 K Record – 5th Thru 9th Inning

DOG ASIDE: Bone Daddy has known Roger Clemens for nearly 36 years now….as he began following this incredible baseball pitcher’s career while he was pitching for the University of Texas Longhorns….as “Rocket Roger” had begun his college career by pitching for San Jacinto College North in 1981….where he posted a 9–2 record….causing the New York Mets…

MLB – 1986 Game – Mariners VS Red Sox – P Roger Clemens Sets 20 K Record – 1st Thru 4th Inning

DOG COMMENTARY: On April 29, 1986, Boston Red Sox Roger Clemens became the first pitcher in history to strike out 20 batters in a nine-inning major league game…..in a game against the Seattle Mariners at Fenway Park….as in the history of major league baseball….other than Clemens….only Cubs Kerry Wood and Tigers Max Scherzer have matched the total….as Mariners…

MLB – Special – History Of Black Players In Baseball – The Boys In The Field Of The Negro Leagues

DOG COMMENTARY: The Negro leagues were United States professional baseball leagues comprising teams predominantly made up of African Americans and, to a lesser extent, Latin Americans. The term may be used broadly to include professional black teams outside the leagues and it may be used narrowly for the seven relatively successful leagues beginning in 1920…