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Lawyer: MLB pursued Alex Rodriguez

Updated: November 7, 2013, 3:33 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Lawyers for Alex Rodriguez presented the grounds for their lawsuit against Major League Baseball before a federal judge in Manhattan on Thursday, citing former NBA bad boy Latrell Sprewell as the role model for their case.

In addition to restating many of the arguments in the tortious interference suit filed Oct. 3 in New York State Supreme Court -- that MLB investigators paid, harassed and threatened witnesses in "trying to take down the biggest name in the game" -- ...

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