Posted May 30, 2012 on AP on Fox
Roger Clemens' former catcher with the Toronto Blue Jays testified Wednesday that he had seen vitamin B12 ''shots lined up ready to go'' for players, a claim also made by Clemens and for which he was charged with obstructing Congress. Clemens is charged with obstruction of Congress, perjury and making false statements for denying to Congress in 2008 that he ever used steroids or human growth hormone. The obstruction count contains 13 allegedly false statements, including Clemens' assertion in his congressional deposition that ''four or five needles'' of vitamin B12 would be ''already lined up ready to go'' in the trainers' room after games. The government maintains that Clemens concocted the B12 account as a cover for steroid injections. During the trial, prosecutors have asked several government witnesses associated with major league teams whether they've ever seen B12 shots lined up, and all of them have said no. Bu...
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