New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez filed an amended complaint in his lawsuit against Major League Baseball, adding what he said are further details of misconduct in its probe of performance-enhancing drugs.
Michael Weiner, who guided Major League Baseball players through three collective bargaining agreements and in 2009 became executive director of the MLB Players Association, died after a 15-month battle with brain cancer. He was 51.
New York Yankees third-baseman Alex Rodriguez asked a judge to block a subpoena requiring the head of the public relations firm Sitrick & Co. to provide evidence in Rodriguez’s arbitration with Major League Baseball.
Major League Baseball and Commissioner Bud Selig tried to ruin the reputation and career of New York Yankees’ third baseman Alex Rodriguez in their investigation of the use of performance-enhancing drugs, the ballplayer’s lawyer told a federal judge.
Alex Rodriguez waited less than 24 hours after the final out of the Major League Baseball season to launch a new round of criticism of Commissioner Bud Selig, saying he’s gone through a “house of horrors” as he appeals his 211-game drug suspension, according to the Associated Press.
Major League Baseball’s commissioner sued to compel the head of the public-relations firm Sitrick & Co. to comply with a subpoena issued by a panel arbitrating a dispute with New York Yankees third-baseman Alex Rodriguez.
Bud Selig’s retirement as Major League Baseball commissioner after next season will end two decades of stewardship that included recovery from a steroid scandal and an era of labor peace after losing the 1994 World Series to a players strike.
Ray Davis, a member of the Forbes 400 Richest Americans, will become controlling owner of the Texas Rangers when Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan retires, Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig said.