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In an effort to clear his name, Roger Clemens interferes with a federal witness, plays a 17 minute tape of a man crying and then yells at some reporters.
Roger Clemens gathered together reporters for a press conference where he played a secretly taped telephone conversation with former friend and trainer Brian McNamee as an answer to the big question - that question? “Is Roger Clemens a colossal douche bag?”
The tape primarily contained a distraught McNamee begging Clemens to tell him what to do, despairing that his son is sick and that he has no money. The tape wraps up with Clemens pretending he might agree to meet McNamee in person.
After the tape ended, Clemens yelled at the reporters and stormed away from the podium.
Then some lawyers get involved…
“I’m going to tell everything that I know about the situations and steroids and anything else that I have knowledge about, which isn’t a lot.”