Breaking: Brian McNamee Strikes Back
If the Roger Clemens taped phone call was a warning shot, Brian McNamee‘s response could be considered a full-on salvo. According to a report in the New York Daily News, apparently, McNamee has turned over physical evidence that gives his side of the story some backbone.
McNamee’s attorneys would not discuss the details of the evidence, but according to a source close to the former Yankee strength and conditioning coach, McNamee gave the Justice Department’s BALCO investigators vials with traces of steroids and growth hormone, as well as blood-stained syringes and gauze pads that may contain the Rocket’s DNA.
Justice Department officials have sent the evidence to a lab for testing, and if the materials do indeed contain traces of drugs and blood, prosecutors may attempt to get a court order for a DNA sample from Clemens.
Well now, that IS interesting. Bonus: McNamee is scheduled to appear in front of Congress tomorrow where I’m sure this topic will be discussed. Talk about a soap opera…
Roger, we’re patiently waiting your response. Perhaps it’s time to revisit this little gem: