• MLB blocks A-Rod's lawyers at news conference

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Oct 21, 2013
    The reason for the press briefing, according to A-Rod's lawyers, was to release "a 100-plus page presentation" of allegations from a person they described as a "whistle-blower from inside MLB." The lawyers would not say whether the ''whistleblower'' worked for Major League Baseball, one of its teams or some other affiliate. The lawyers would not say precisely who the "whistleblower" worked for within Major League Baseball, and whether or not he worked for one of its teams or some other affiliate. Rodriguez's attorneys repeatedly have complained about MLB's investigation, describing it in a lawsuit as a ''witch hunt'' and alleging MLB paid for information and intimidated witnesses. Tacopina called for the hearing, which is bound by a confidentiality agreement stipulated by baseball's collective bargaining agreement, to be opened to the media and public when it resumes with the defense presentation on Nov. 18.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • MLB blocks A-Rod's lawyers at news conference

      Blocked from holding a news conference Monday to present a person they described as a ''major league baseball whistleblower,'' Alex Rodriguez's lawyers asked that the rest of the grievance hearing to overturn his 211-game drug suspension be opened to th…
      Source: CNNSI.com

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