MLB Says Clinic Hurt League By Hawking Drugs To Players

Law360, New York (March 22, 2013, 4:34 PM EDT) -- Major League Baseball on Friday lodged a suit against a Florida health clinic linked to performance-enhancing drug use by superstar Alex Rodriguez and others, accusing the facility's owners and operators of damaging the league's reputation by persuading professional ballplayers to use banned substances.

Despite knowing about the league's policy forbidding MLB athletes from taking certain drugs known to boost performance on the field, Biogenesis of America LLC clinic program director Anthony Bosch and others made those substances available to players and provided instructions on how to...
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