Berkman, Posada back Roger Clemens

Updated: August 20, 2010, 2:26 AM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK --New York Yankees designated hitter Lance Berkman looked at Roger Clemens like a big brother when the two were teammates on the Houston Astros from 2004-06.

So Berkman was crushed after he learned that Clemens had been indicted by a federal grand jury on Thursday afternoon for allegedly lying to Congress about using performance-enhancing drugs.

"I hate to see that; I really do. Roger's a great guy. I hate it for him," Berkman said after the Yankees' 11-5 win over the Tigers ...

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