Found October 04, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
If Alex Rodriguez is going to go down in his fight against Major League Baseball, he's going down swinging. As his appeal of his 211-game suspension continues, Rodriguez has filed a separate lawsuit against Major League Baseball, claiming the league has overreached its authority in a "witch hunt" to take down Rodriguez. Rodriguez and his army of lawyers pull no punches in the 33-page document, starting with the very first paragraph: "Major League Baseball, Commissioner Allan H. 'Bud' Selig and other officials at MLB have -- throughout at least all of 2013 -- been engaged in tortious and egregious conduct with one, and only one, goal: to improperly marshal evidence that they hope to use to destroy the reputation and career of Alex Rodriguez ... Commissioner Selig and MLB persistently have employed powers not available to them under the collectively-bargained agreements between MLB and its union in order to make an example of Mr. Rodriguez, so as to glos...
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