Major League Baseball is seeking a speedy dismissal of New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez's lawsuit challenging a season-long suspension. Major League Baseball is seeking the dismissal of a suit by Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez that challenges a season-long suspension for the use of prohibited performance-enhancing substances. Howard Ganz, an M.L.B. He also noted that Rodriguez did not deny engaging in the misconduct that was alleged during the arbitrator's hearing or in his lawsuit. Ramos set Feb. "A court must confirm an award even when the arbitrator has offered only a barely colorable justification for the outcome reached, and even if the court considers the arbitrator's interpretation of the contract to be plainly wrong," he wrote.