Roger Clemens Biography
One of the Roger Clemens is one of the popular and well- established retired American baseball pitcher who played 24 seasons in Major League Baseball(MLB) for four teams. Roger is one of the most dominant pitchers in major league history, tallying 354 wins, a 3.12 earned run average (ERA), and 4,672 strikeouts, the third-most all time.
Roger is a happily married man. His wife name is Debra Lynn Godfrey. The couple got married after dating a year on May 27, 1963.
Roger Clemens Early Life and Education
Roger Clemens was born on August 4, 1962, in Dayton, Ohio. Clemens was born to Bill Clemens, father, and Bess Clemens, mother and grew up along with six sibling’s named, Brenda Pavlovich, Randy Clemens, Janet Johnson, Gary Clemens, Richard Clemens and Bonnie Booher.
Clemens attended the Spring Woods High School in Houston, Texas. During his high school, he played baseball for long time head coach Charles Maiorana and also played football and basketball.
Then, Roger played for the San Jacinto College North in the year 1981. After that, Roger enrolled at the University of Texas at Austin, compiling a 25-7 record in two All- American season. In the year 2001, he pitched 35 consecutive scoreless innings, a NCAA record that stood until Justin Pope broke. Roger belongs to a white ethnicity and his nationality is American.
Roger Clemens Career
In the year 1983, Roger was drafted 19th overall by the Boston Red Sox. After three years, Roger led the Red Sox to a World Series berth and honored with Clemens the American League MVP award for the regular season.
Roger became the first pitcher in the history of baseball, striking out 20 batters in a nine-inning major league game against with Seattle Mariners at Fenway Park in the year 1986, April, 29. Currently, Roger is the only eligible member of the 300 win club not to be inducted into the Hall.
Roger Clemens Personal Life
In concern to his personal life, Roger Clemens married to his beautiful wife, Debra Lynn Godfrey. The couple married on May 27, 1963, after dating couple of months.
From their beautiful marital life, the couple is blessed with four sons named, Koby Clemens, Kody Alec Clemens, Kory Allen Clemens, Kacy Austin Clemens. Moreover, Koby Clemens is an American former professional baseball infielder and outfielder. Currently, Clemens and his wife have happily married life with their children and there are no rumors of the couple getting divorced. And the couple is enjoying their married life.
Currently, Clemens and his wife have happily married life with their children and there are no rumors of the couple getting divorced. And the couple is enjoying their married life. Before getting married Roger had an affair with the popular music and singer, Mindy McCready. However, the lovely couple got separated due to some conflicts.
Roger Clemens Net worth
The handsome guy, Roger Clemens receives an astonishing amount of money from his career. He makes an immense sum of money mostly from his baseball career. As of 2017, his net worth is calculated at around $60 million.Moreover, he has millions of fans on his Instagram and Twitter.