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Major League Baseball must turn over documents in MASN TV rights fee dispute
Major League Baseball must turn over documents in MASN TV rights fee dispute

A New York judge ordered Major League Baseball on Monday to produce documents sought by the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network as it tries to bolster its claim that commissioner-elect Rob Manfred unfairly influenced a decision in the Orioles' TV-rights fee dispute with the Washington Nationals. The documents include communications that Manfred or other baseball officials might have had with members of an arbitration panel that ordered the network in June to pay the Nationals $20 million a year more for the rights to show the team's games. The Orioles own a majority stake in MASN, which broadcasts both teams' games and pays the clubs rights fees. While MASN and the teams had...

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