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Prosecution Nearing End Of Its Case In Roger Clemens Retrial

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.



Brian McNamee, Chief Prosecution Witness In Clemens Trial, Admits To Initially Lying About Steroids

Brian McNamee, the chief prosecution witness in the Roger Clemens perjury trial, conceded Thursday that he initially lied about his involvement with steroids.


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Brian McNamee Testifies That He Saved Medical Waste After Injecting Clemens

Brian McNamee testified Tuesday that he saved medical waste after injecting Roger Clemens with steroids because his wife complained that McNamee was going to be the fall guy.


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Brian Cashman: Clemens Asked For Brian McNamee To Help ‘Push His Buttons’ In ’99

Injured and defeated in a playoff game against the Boston Red Sox, Roger Clemens asked for the man who could “push his buttons.” He asked for Brian McNamee.


Roger Clemens at the trial. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Roger Clemens’ Defense Team Wants To Bring Ex-Batboy Back As Their Witness

Roger Clemens’ lawyer Rusty Hardin told the judge in the former baseball pitcher’s perjury trial on Wednesday that the defense has additional questions it wants to ask Kirk Radomski when it makes its case to the jurors.


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Ex-Mets Batboy Demonstrates Physique, Says He’s Not Much Of A Speller At Clemens’ Trial

Kirk Radomski, who provided performance-enhancing drugs to dozens of Major League Baseball players, injected some much-needed energy into a plodding prosecution case at Roger Clemens’ perjury trial.


Andy Pettitte (C) leaves the U.S. District Court after testifying in the perjury and obstruction trial of former teammate Roger Clemens May 1, 2012 in Washington, DC. A seven-time Cy Young Award winner, Clemens is on trial for making false statements, perjury and obstructing Congress when he testified about steroid use during a February 2008 inquiry by the House Oversight and Government Affairs. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Pettitte Testifies He May Have Misunderstood Clemens

Pitcher Andy Pettitte says that he might have misunderstood Roger Clemens when Pettitte said he heard his former teammate say he used human growth hormone.


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Andy Pettitte Takes Stand In Roger Clemens Perjury Trial

Andy Pettitte took the stand Tuesday in the Roger Clemens perjury trial and described how he grew up admiring the star pitcher he is expected to testify against.


Andy Pettitte (C) of the New York Yankees speaks to the media during his press conference to discuss his HGH (Human Growth Hormone) use as Manager Joe Girardi (L) and General Manager Brian Cashman look on, February 18, 2008 at Legends Field in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Robert Browman/Getty Images)

Kallas: What To Expect From Andy Pettitte And Brian Cashman In Roger Clemens’ Trial

Two noteworthy issues in the second criminal trial of Roger Clemensare the limitations set forth by the judge on the expected testimony of Andy Pettitte and the appearance of Yankee executive Brian Cashman as a witness.


NEW YORK - AUGUST 29: Pitcher Roger Clemens #22 of the New York Yankees looks over at first baseman Jason Giambi #25 after Giambi made a diving stop during a game against the Boston Red Sox on August 29, 2007 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Regarding The Epidemic Of Booze And Drugs In Baseball

Has baseball actually gotten over the drug and alcohol problems of its past? It’s time for those in charge to bring major baseball into the 21st century and adopt stronger clubhouse policies.


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NFL, Union Can’t Agree When To Start HGH Testing

The NFL said after a meeting with the players union that testing for human growth hormone will begin shortly, but the union is less committal.


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Ex-Mets First Baseman Mike Jacobs First Suspended For HGH

The 30-year-old former Mets first baseman received a 50-game suspension Thursday for taking the banned performance-enhancing substance and was subsequently released by the Colorado Rockies.


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NFL Planning Game-Day Test For PEDs In 2011

The NFL is expecting to take a big forward leap in their quest to end the use of performance enhancing drugs in pro football.


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A-Rod Doctor Admits Bringing Drugs Into U.S.

Dr. Anthony Galea pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to charges he brought unapproved drugs, including human growth hormone, into the United States to unlawfully treat pro athletes.


Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, and his wife Debbie Clemens, and his attorney Rusty Hardin, arrives at federal court in Washington, Wednesday, July 6, 2011, for his trial on charges of lying to Congress in 2008 when he denied ever using performance-enhancing drugs during his 23-year career. (credit: AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Keidel: No Clemency For Roger Clemens

When Roger Clemens, fueled by hubris, stupidity, or both, sauntered into Congress with mien of mendacity, he essentially ruined his legacy.