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Immigration law looms over 2011 game

Civil rights groups push for MLB to move All-Star game from Arizona

Updated: July 13, 2010, 7:12 AM ET
By Amy K. Nelson | ESPN.com

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- As Major League Baseball fetes the game this week by showcasing its best players, it faces a looming question just a state and a year away: Should it move the 2011 All-Star Game from Arizona, where a new immigration law has become a flashpoint in the nation's long-standing immigration debate?

Civil rights groups, some politicians and even the Major League Baseball Players Association have, to varying degrees, publicly denounced the law, which can be enforced ...

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