Rocket power: Clemens loves competitive golf
Damon Hack talks with 7-time MLB Cy Young Award Winner Roger Clemens Thursday at the 2016 Diamond Resorts Invitational.
Stars will shine at the 2016 Diamond Resorts Invitational
Country music artist Colt Ford is excited to play in the 2016 Diamond Resorts Invitational. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
Stars come out for the American Century Championship
Charlie Rymer and Damon Hack discuss the 2015 American Century Championship and take a look at some of the stars golf swings. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
Rocketman: Clemens on balancing golf, baseball
Roger Clemens sits down with Lauren Thompson to talk about the Brian Gay Invitational, golf, and baseball.
Rocket takes off: Clemens talks golf and baseball
Former MLB pitcher Roger Clemens joins Charlie Rymer to talk about his golf game and gets a tip in the simulator. Watch the full interview on Saturday on Morning Drive starting at 7AM ET.on Saturday with one of the reminisce pictures in the history of Major League Baseball . Yes, the Rocket was in the simulator. -Yes, I played golf throughout my entire 24-year career. A couple of teams would not allow you to take the clubs but the coaches and players that I played would take their shoes or gloves and the balls whatever and then rent clubs when we play. Especially when you're playing some really, really cool US Open courses around the country. So, I love doing it. I kind of put everything to rest that it makes you tired or anything like that. I struck out 20 batters with the Red Sox back in 1986. I played 36 holes of golf the day before so I mean, you earned your golf ball, you get
Rocket man: Clemens in the simulator
Roger Clemens with Charlie Rymer in the simulator talking how he got interested in golf and why baseball pitchers make such good golfers. Watch Morning Drive 7AM ET.us, Roger Clemens and myself, we have seven Cy Young awards, two World Series , and one USGA Junior champion. That's the way we do it at Morning Drive. Roger, thank you so much for coming in today. You intimidated by that USGA Junior Championship of mine? -I'm a little flustered by it, Charlie. Yes. I am right now. No doubt. -I think you're gonna be all right. Let's talk a little bit of golf. How did you first get interested in golf? -Well, my wife got me my first set of golf clubs about 1986, just after I turned professionally with the Boston Red Sox , 1984. And then, a good friend, Billy Andrade , asked me to come shortly thereafter to play in the AT&T, and he had to have an 18 handicap, I think, to get it. I said, I'm not an 18. -He goes, "We're putting 18 down and you're gonna play." And about-- I got pneumonia after three or four days playing out there. But I loved it because, Charlie, I enjoyed playing next to guys that are very good at what they do. And I'm a visual person, and so, I was trying to watch how these guys not only swing the club but work their way around the golf course . I also like to see their temperament, who was aggressive playing the course, and who was a little more passive. But it
Closest to the pin: Clemens takes his shot
Roger Clemens and Charlie Rymer compete in a closer to the pin and diving contest. Watch Morning Drive everyday 7AM ET.the golf you got coming up, and enjoy your time Where the Houston Astro's pitching staff. I will buddy, thank you so much