Pettitte Admits Shaky Memory Of Clemens' Steroid Comment

Law360, Washington (May 2, 2012, 5:59 PM EDT) -- New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte told a Washington federal court Wednesday that he was still unsure whether his colleague and mentor Roger Clemens told him he had used performance-enhancing drugs, placing 50-50 odds on the accuracy of his memory of the brief conversation.

Key prosecution witness Pettitte said under cross-examination that he initially believed he had misunderstood a prior conversation with Clemens on performance-enhancing drug use after the former pitcher denied the admission in 2005. Previously during his testimony, Pettitte told prosecutors that Clemens had...
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