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Alex Rodriguez Sues MLB

Yankees_Alex_Rodriguez_2013Faced with baseballs longest doping suspension, Alex Rodriguez sued Major League Baseball late Thursday, accusing it of buying the cooperation of Anthony Bosch, the head of an anti-aging clinic at the center of a doping scandal, as part of a continuing witch hunt to force him out of the sport.

In the complaint, Rodriguezs lawyers claim an investigator paid $150,000 in cash for records related to Rodriguez, which were apparently stolen. A portion of the cash was handed off in a bag at a Fort Lauderdale, Fla., area restaurant, the lawsuit says.

The lawsuit specifically accuses Major League Baseball of engaging in tortious interference, essentially interfering with Rodriguezs existing contracts and future business relationships.

Source: Steve Eder and Serge Kovaleski, New York Times


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