Yankees' Pettitte Says Clemens Admitted Steroid Use

Law360, Washington (May 1, 2012, 6:10 PM EDT) -- New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte took the stand at his former teammate Roger Clemens' perjury trial Tuesday, portraying him as a trusted mentor and colleague who mentioned taking steroids in a brief conversation during an off-season workout more than a decade ago.

Pettitte, considered a top prosecution witness in the perjury case, told the jury that he, Clemens and former New York Yankees assistant strength coach Brian McNamee developed a close friendship after Clemens started playing for the Yankees in 1999. The three often worked...
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