had a press conference before the Sugar Land Skeeters-York Revolution game in York, Pa. on Tuesday.
And a guy named
I passed on a bunch of quotes yesterday, but here are a few more of interest.
Here's Clemens on seeing Robinson at the press conference: "I'm excited today because I got to see this man over here. He came in for this and it's a treat for me to see some guys that when I was younger I watched and paved the way for me and my teammates to play the game and play it the right way. So any time I can give thanks to Brooksie and these guys that have played before me, again, I know that's the reason I had the opportunities that I had. I was able to make the money I did playing a wonderful game and take care of my family and extended family. So I'm very appreciative of that."
Clemens, who spent most of his career pitching in the
"Yeah, I am watching what Buck is doing. And the way he is handling his bullpen and doing everything," Clemens said. "I had the opportunity to meet Buck in person when he was with the Rangers and so I stay in tune with a little bit."
Robinson is especially excited about how the Orioles are doing this year – he said he watches nearly every Orioles game and reads about them every morning. (He also watches most
I asked Robinson if this Orioles team reminded him of any of the ones he played for in Baltimore. He said the 1960 club that won 89 games (a .578 winning percentage) but finished second to the mighty Yankees. That surprising squad took a two-game lead over the Yankees right before