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Former pitcher Roger Clemens arrives for a hearing at U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 2, 2011. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Justice Department Looks To Avoid Repeat Embarrassment In Clemens Perjury Trial

The Justice Department, embarrassed by blundering into a mistrial of Roger Clemens last year, has added more prosecutors as it tries again to convict the famed pitcher of lying to Congress when he said he never used performance-enhancing drugs.