“A-Rod was my teammate in New York. I’m glad he was my teammate.
“I did things to make him feel comfortable. I did that for all of my teammates. Ithink I was a pretty solid teammate.”
Clemens, accused by federal prosecutors of lying to Congress when he claimed during a 2008 hearing that he had never used steroids or human growth hormone, was acquitted last year of perjury-related charges. He spoke to AP in Boston, where he was at Fenway Park to mark the 25th anniversary of the Red Sox club that won the 1988 American League East title.
Clemens declined to discuss his thoughts on MLB’s Biogenesis investigation
Statement Analysis showed deception by Roger Clemens