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Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Umpire Angel Hernandez seeks ‘sensitive’ documents in MLB discrimination suit

Relations between umpire Angel Hernandez and Major League Baseball won’t be warming up anytime soon. Hernandez is suing MLB for discrimination, alleging that he’s been passed over for numerous promotions to crew chief due to his Latino descent, and his lawyers have requested a number of “sensitive” MLB documents that could possibly help prove his case. And as you may have guessed, MLB isn’t on board.

According to the New York Daily News, Hernandez’s lawyers have requested “several categories of highly sensitive documents” from MLB, including evaluations and performance reviews of other umpires, confidential grievance proceedings, umpire training documents and instant replay protocol.

As a side note, should he succeed in getting this stuff admitted as evidence, it could be a rich documentary source for the scholars among us.

 

QLE Posted: December 04, 2018 at 07:48 AM | 25 comment(s)
  Beats: angel hernandez, evaluations, grievances, instant replay, the documentary trail, umpiring

 

 

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