HOUSTON -- Roger Clemens' orange Hummer -- a present from the
New York Yankees for his 300th win -- was stolen and found Wednesday
after the pitcher's son drove it to school and left it unlocked,
Police found the vehicle dumped in a Houston parking lot on
Wednesday afternoon after officers received a tip, said Spring
Branch Independent School District Police Chief Chuck Brawner. No
arrests had been made Wednesday night.
The Hummer, which Brawner said was in fine condition when it was
found, was stolen from Memorial High School around 8:30 a.m.
Brawner said Clemens, who was at spring training with the
Houston Astros in Florida, had offered a $10,000 reward for the
vehicle's safe return and information about who took it. The Hummer
contained all of Koby Clemens' baseball equipment for the high
It wasn't immediately clear if the tipster would receive the
Roger Clemens couldn't be reached for comment by The Associated
Press on Wednesday.
He began letting Koby Clemens, 18, drive the orange Hummer to school
after he signed a letter of intent last November to play baseball
for the University of Texas, whose colors are burnt orange and
white. Before that, Koby drove a black Hummer to school.
Hummers can range from $50,000 to more than $100,000.