Found November 08, 2013 on NESN.com:
NEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez‘s legal team has gathered extensive additional evidence since he filed a lawsuit accusing Major League Baseball and commissioner Bud Selig of trying to polish their images and destroy the third baseman’s career and reputation, his lawyer said Thursday. At a Manhattan federal court hearing, attorney Jordan Siev said his law office has gathered more evidence nearly every day to support its lawsuit, which accuses MLB and Selig of going on a “witch hunt” to ruin Rodriguez’s reputation and career. He said the defendants went “way over the line.” He said evidence will prove that MLB and Selig engaged in behavior that subjects them to civil, “if not criminal,” liability. The New York Yankees star did not attend the hearing. MLB attorney Joseph Baumgarten responded by calling the lawsuit “inappropriate.” He said the defendants will seek its dismissal. “It doesn’t belong in federal court,” he said. Both sides were scheduled to file papers in the case on Friday. A
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