The expert called to help exonerate Roger Clemens barely made it to the stand. Once he did, he lambasted prosecutors for relying on the so-called "beer can evidence" to support their case against the former All-Star pitcher accused of perjury.
A federal court jury saw snippets of Roger Clemens denying steroid use at a now-famous 2008 congressional hearing, then listened as Clemens' lawyer tried in fits and starts to declare that proceeding to be "nothing more than a show trial."
One-time baseball superstar Roger Clemens is in the midst of a tedious and humbling process that is one of the most important parts of his trial on charges of lying about drug use -- selecting the jury members who will decide his fate.
Roger Clemens' defense team will argue that his former trainer came up with a plan to blackmail him with manufactured evidence in 2001, long before either become embroiled in the sporting world's ongoing steroid scandal.
A judge is forcing the authors of the Mitchell report on performance-enhancing drugs in Major League Baseball to give pitching legend Roger Clemens more of the evidence they used to accuse him of using.