New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez dropped a lawsuit challenging his full-season suspension for using performance-enhancing drugs, signaling his possible acceptance of the punishment as his team prepares to begin spring training next week.
Next month, as New York Yankees pitchers and catchers report for spring training, lawyers for suspended third baseman Alex Rodriguez will be in federal court defending their lawsuit against Major League Baseball, a judge ruled.
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez sued Major League Baseball to overturn his suspension for the 2014 season after arbitrators found “clear and convincing evidence” that he used performance-enhancing drugs.
Domonique Foxworth, president of the National Football League Players Association, is a candidate to replace Billy Hunter as executive director of the National Basketball Players Association, two people with direct knowledge of the organization’s search said.
Jeff Kessler, an attorney who helped bring free agency to the National Football League, is about to focus on the unpaid athletes who generate more than $16 billion in college sports television contracts.