Roger Clemens of the Astros, in his first start since his first loss, bids to become the first 10-game winner today.
He said it
"I guess I feel like I'm retiring."
Mike Piazza, Mets catcher, whose catcher's home run record was celebrated yesterday by Hall of Famers Carlton Fisk, Johnny Bench, Gary Carter and Yogi Berra
The Royals have 30 runs and 48 hits in their past three games.
Ryan Vogelsong of the Pirates is winless in 12 starts since beating the Phillies on April 8.
Line of the day
Carlos Lee, White Sox LF
AB R H RBI HR
6 3 4 4 1