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MLB calls lawsuit over All-Star Game 'political theatrics'

MLB responded to a recent lawsuit over its decision to move the 2021 All-Star Game out of Atlanta by calling the suit "political theatrics" in a court filing, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Monday.
MLB calls lawsuit over All-Star Game 'political theatrics'
5 days ago|Atlanta, United States

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MLB opposes business group's demand to return baseball All-Star Game to Atlanta

NEW YORK (Reuters) -Major League Baseball on Monday opposed a demand by a conservative small business group that it return next month's All-Star Game to Atlanta, after moving the game in response to Georgia's restrictive new voting law. MLB and Commissioner Rob Manfred accused the Job Creators Network of "political theatrics" in filing a $1 billion lawsuit over their decision to move the July 13 game to Denver's Coors Field from Truist Park out…

5 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
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MLB calls lawsuit over All-Star Game 'political theatrics'

MLB responded to a recent lawsuit over its decision to move the 2021 All-Star Game out of Atlanta by calling the suit "political theatrics" in a court filing,

5 days ago|Washington, United States
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MLB responds to All-Star Game lawsuit, calls it ‘political theatrics’

The lawsuit, filed last week in federal court in New York by the organization Job Seekers Network, seeks an injunction returning next month’s All-Star game to Atlanta and/or hefty monetary damages.

5 days ago|Atlanta, United States
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MLB says lawsuit to stop Denver’s All-Star Game is baseless

Major League Baseball called a lawsuit that would prohibit it from playing the All-Star Game at Coors Field as a publicity stunt devoid of merit.

5 days ago|Denver, United States
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MLB Slams Lawsuit Over All-Star Game Relocation As 'Political Theatrics'

Major League Baseball on Monday hit back at a lawsuit over its decision to move its All-Star game out of Atlanta in response to Georgia's restrictive voting law by dismissing it as "political theatrics."

5 days ago|United States
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MLB responds to All-Star Game lawsuit, calls it ‘political theatrics’ - The Boston Globe

The lawsuit names MLB, Commissioner of Baseball Rob Manfred, the MLB Players Association and MLBPA executive director Tony Clark as defendants.

5 days ago|Boston, United States
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MLB and MLBPA Say Lawsuit Over Cancellation of Atlanta All-Star Game Is Meritless, 'Frivolous,' Politically Motivated and 'Clearly Deficient in All Respects'

Major League Baseball, its Commissioner Rob Manfred, and the MLB Players Association (MLBPA) responded to a lawsuit that was filed by the Job Creators Network (JCN), a conservative advocacy group that asked a federal judge last week to order MLB to move the 2021 MLB All-Star Game back to Atlanta. The defendants say that JCN may call itself "nonpartisan," but filed the meritless lawsuit for political reasons.

5 days ago|Washington, United States
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