"I don't think I would ever do it because of the fact I personally think it would disrespect the team and your teammates," Wells told the Florida Sun-Sentinel. "You look at the other players. How are they going to respect you? What are they going to think if you're not there pulling for the team? That's not the Yankee way. The Yankees have changed."
- current San Diego Padres and ex-Yankees pitcher David Wells on language in Roger Clemens contract that would allow him to not attend road trips in which he isn't scheduled to pitch.