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Wed, 03/30/2011 - 10:36am  

Clemens: 'We'll finally get our say'

Roger Clemens continued to assert his innocence regarding performance-enhancing drug use during an interview at the Houston Open golf tournament, where he is serving as a caddie for PGA Tour player Ryan Palmer in Wednesday's pro-am event.

"We've had to take it on the chin a little bit, but we'll have our chance to talk," Clemens told ESPN Radio's "Mike & Mike in the Morning."

The former Red Sox, Yankees and Astros star has been charged with lying to Congress about his use of PEDs. His trial is set to start in July, but Clemens said he doesn't plan to go into hiding until then.

"We don't like it. But I'm not going to run around and hang my head. I'm going to be the person I've always been," he said.

The seven-time Cy Young Award-winner said he has not been following the Barry Bonds trial because, "I've been busy."

Clemens also touched on the Hall of Fame, noting that election is out of his control.

"It's not the first thing that's on my plate right now. It's not something I'm looking at where it's going to be a big deal," he said. "I love the Hall of Fame, I love everything about it. They've got some memorabilia of mine there now. I'm still going to go and visit it."




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