Pettitte’s son, Josh, posted the news on Twitter on Sunday and said Andy Pettitte day at Yankee Stadium will be Aug. 23, when New York plays the Cleveland Indians.
Knoblauch was released on $10,000 bond. His first court date is set for July 30. The four-time All-Star previously served a year of probation after being convicted of hitting his previous wife in 2010.
Ex-Yankee Chuck Knoblauch says baseball’s Steroids Era really wasn’t as bad as the narrative might suggest. “If somebody was doing something, it was definitely behind the scenes,” he told WFAN radio.
Joe Girardi would be wise to move Ichiro to the leadoff spot and bat Jeter behind him. It could give the Yankees a game-changer in their race to capture the AL East.
Judge Walton has told the parties if the trial isn’t done by June 8, he might have to recess it for a month because of scheduling conflicts.
The key witness in the Roger Clemens perjury trial testified Monday about three other baseball players who he said took human growth hormone.
Wade Boggs and David Cone are among 10 former ballplayers or people associated with MLB who could be called as witnesses for Roger Clemens’ defense against charges he lied to Congress about the use of performance-enhancing drugs.
The federal judge who will preside over Roger Clemens’ perjury trial said Tuesday he probably will not permit the pitcher’s former teammates on the New York Yankees to give testimony.
Some of the key figures expected at Roger Clemens’ trial, scheduled to begin Wednesday, on charges he lied about using steroids and human growth hormone.
Roger Clemens and the prosecutors who have accused him of lying about using performance-enhancing drugs submitted a flurry of motions Tuesday ahead of next month’s criminal trial, notably with the baseball star trying to limit his former Yankees teammates’ testimony about drug use.
Former Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens argued in court filings Wednesday that a congressional committee and law firm that investigated performance-enhancing drugs in baseball have no right to withhold evidence from his upcoming criminal trial.