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A Look Back: Piazza vs. Clemens

A Look Back: Piazza vs. Clemens

Whenever Mike Piazza and Roger Clemens step onto the same playing field, there's almost always an interesting sequence of events to follow. <P> A look back at the twisting relationship between the two future Hall of Famers, who meet again Wednesday night at Shea Stadium:

June 7, 1999 Piazza helps put a stop to Clemens' American League record 20-game winning streak, cracking a two-run homer on a hanging forkball over the left-center field wall at Yankee Stadium. The Rocket doesn't make it out of the third inning. July 9, 1999 Piazza gets Clemens again, crushing a three-run homer at Shea Stadium as the Mets cruise to a 5-2 victory. Clemens goes six innings and...

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