// Andy Pettitte

AL East Fantasy Preview: New York Yankees

Pete and Dev collaborated on this New York Yankees Fantasy Preview. Dev: Since their 6-4 loss in Game 4 to the Cleveland Indians in the 2007 ALDS, a sense of urgency has been running rampant in the Bronx. The team appeared in turmoil as the archrival Boston Red Sox rose to the top, winning their […]

Strike Three for Clemens

The plan was good and it almost worked…until Roger opened his mouth. On a day where everything could have worked perfectly, Roger Clemens simply crashed and burned. Let me set the record straight: after watching the whole process before the Congress, I’m convinced: Clemens is a liar. Bad, that was too bad to see one […]

Congressional Hearing Coverage

Congressional hearings are now over and Roger Clemens and Brian McNamee are done being questioned. Clemens and McNamee both were grilled on numerous discrepancies in their testimonies. Andy Pettitte testified privately that he and Roger Clemens talked about steroid use in the past. Clemens claimed in the hearings that Pettitte must have “misremembered” their conversation, […]

Roger Clemens’ Fight Challenges MLB’s Credibility

By denying and totally refuting anything that Brian McNamee has said, Roger Clemens is challenging the very foundation of the Mitchell Report. McNamee provided a lot of information that became public from the Mitchell Report, including testimony about Roger Clemens, Chuck Knoblauch, and Andy Pettitte. If McNamee is lying then the Mitchell Report loses a […]

Clemens: Andy Pettitte “Misremembered”

Roger Clemens testified that Andy Pettitte did not correctly recall a conversation they had in 1999-2000 about HGH use. Pettitte and his wife both testified that Clemens told Pettitte he used HGH and steroids. Pettitte later asked Clemens following Congressional hearings about steroids in baseball in 2005 what Clemens thought of his use. Clemens then […]

Clemens On the Hot Seat

Clemens is being grilled by congress today on allegations of steroid and HGH use. Clemens has been shown evidence that he has given conflicting answers to many questions, including when Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) brought up that Clemens had given two different answers on why he didn’t speak to the Mitchell Report. Clemens said on “60 […]

Pettitte Tells Congress Clemens Used HGH

Andy Pettitte reportedly told Congress in his private depostion that Roger Clemens had used HGH. Apparently, Clemens told Pettitte he used Human Growth Hormone 10 years ago. Due to his testimony, Pettitte was excused from the public hearings today, along with Chuck Knoblauch and steroid dealer Kirk Radomski. Clemens and Brian McNamee will still be […]

McNamee Claims to Have Physical Evidence Against Clemens

Brian McNamee handed over vials, syringes, and gauze pads to federal investigators, claiming he now has tangible evidence that Roger Clemens took steroids and HGH. Sources told ESPN that the evidence was delivered sometime in early January. The samples are said to have Clemens blood and traces of the illegal substances. If found to be […]

Clemens To Appear in Front of Congress

According to an attorney, Roger Clemens will reportedly not plead the fifth amendment and will answer all questions from Congress under oath. Brian McNamee will also appear Thursday but has not decided whther he will submit a deposition or transcribed interview. The Associated Press reminds us that it’s a crime to lie in front of […]

Andy Pettite Could Back McNamee Against Roger Clemens

According to a lawyer of Brian McNamee, Andy Pettitte will admit to Congress that he had talked about steroids and Human Growth Hormone with former teammate and workout partner Roger Clemens. The two are very close friends too, though I imagine this would probably damage that relationship. Clemens has done all he could to disprove, […]

George Mitchell Testimony Recap

George Mitchell’s testimony this morning on performance enhancing substances brought some very important discussion topics into the limelight that should be addressed. Before I start, I’d like to note that Mitchell was an excellent choice for this investigation and garnered much respect from Congress throughout the morning. His opening statement and responses during the question […]

George Mitchell Q&A with Congress

Following George Mitchell’s statement to congress, Congress was given the opportunity to ask questions to George Mitchell. Some questions regarding Roger Clemens and trainer Brian McNamee and the impact of steroids were the highlights. While this list is not conclusive of all the questions asked, I found these listed to be the most important:

Clemens Fires Back Denying HGH and Steroids Reports

Roger Clemens denied allegations by his former trainer that he took performance-enhancing drugs.  I want to state clearly and without qualification: I did not take steroids, human growth hormone or any other banned substances at any time in my baseball career or, in fact, my entire life. Roger Clemens, in a statement issued by his […]

Andy Pettitte Declines Option

According to the Associated Press Andy Pettitte declined his 16 million dollar option with the Yankees today. Pettitte said if he didn’t accept the option he would retire. So the next step remains for Pettitte. Going into next year the Yankees projected starting rotation is looking like Chien-Ming Wang, soon to be 39 year-old Mike […]

Mutsuzaka vs Pettitte

Daisuke Matsuzaka (14-12, 4.44 ERA) has sucked recently. He has been an explosion of suckdom. Five starts ago Dice-K had a 3.59 ERA and was looking like a great rookie of the year candidate. Now he has a 4.44 ERA, has lost four of his last five and people are starting to talk about Dice-K […]