On November 9, 2004 — Roger Clemens becomes the oldest pitcher to win the Cy Young Award. The 42-year-old “Rocket” has received the honor a record seven times and becomes the first to win the award with four different teams: Boston Red Sox (1986, 1987 and 1991), Toronto Blue Jays (1997 and 1998), New York Yankees (2001) and this season with the Houston Astros. After coming out of temporary retirement to play for his hometown team, Clemens posted a 18-4 record with 218 strikeouts and a 2.98 ERA.


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