Filing likely a formality for Clemens
NEW YORK -- Roger Clemens and Andy Pettitte filed for free agency Thursday, removing the two pitchers from the New York Yankees' roster.
Clemens has said he is retiring. By filing, the 41-year-old right-hander gives himself the option of negotiating with all 30 teams if he changes his mind.
Pettitte, one of the top pitchers in this year's free-agent
group, has not yet started negotiations for a new contract. The
Yankees repeatedly ...
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