Seven-time Cy Young Award-winner Roger Clemens is on trial today – again – for allegedly lying to Congress, and that means the spotlight will again find Brian McNamee, the pitcher’s former personal trainer. McNamee has said he injected Clemens on numerous occasions with steroidsand human growth hormone.
But the man I’ll be thinking about is Andy Pettitte, Clemens’ longtime friend and teammate.
Here’s the thing about steroid cases – they have the potential to rip up friendships and clubhouses.
I covered the 2008 congressional hearing in which Clemens is said to have lied. Clemens, wearing a dark pinstriped suit, often seemed indignant about having to defend himself...