Clemens surprised Pettitte landed in Houston

Updated: December 14, 2003, 5:59 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Even Roger Clemens is stunned that Andy Pettitte is no longer a Yankee.

In an interview with the New York Post on Saturday, Clemens claimed that if the Yankees had taken an aggressive approach toward retaining Pettitte, they would have been able to re-sign his close friend. Pettitte won 21 games for the Yankees last season and 149 in his nine-year career in New York.

Pettitte signed with the Astros for less money, citing the chance to play near home and his family. Pettitte accepted ...

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