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Thrill of a lifetime for young catcher

Posted by: Peter Abraham - Posted in Misc on May 15, 2007 Print This Post Print This Post | Email This Post Email This Post

Roger Clemens had 23-year-old James LaSala catching him today. He’s a 44th-round draft pick who was 1 for 19 at the plate last season in Class A ball.

But he will be able to tell people that he caught The Rocket. LaSala is also from New Rochelle, N.Y. Andrew Gross of the Journal News got him on the telephone today.

Here is the link if you want to listen in on the interview.




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